All are invited to attend the 2013 Professional Development Consortium annual retreat to be held Friday, September 27 from 8:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m. at the Ramada Hotel and Conference Center.
New York State Teacher of the Year, Gregory Ahlquist, will open the retreat with a morning keynote address. Ahlquist has taught Social Studies at Webster Thomas High School for the past 12 years. He is known for utilizing teaching methods that inspire students and encourage questions. Alquist will provide an interactive presentation that will challenge all education stakeholders to define what we truly believe about learning and students.
The keynote address will be followed by individual workshops celebrating 2012–2013 student action research projects and a poster session.
This event is free, but pre-registration is required. Breakfast will be served.
Register by calling (716) 878-3668 or e-mailing Leslie Day.