Conference for New England Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Teachers
Nov 28-29 2016 -- Nashua, NH
Featuring Presenters: Kim Adsit, Lori Elliott, Ed.D., & Cindy Middendorf
Discover research-based, innovative, practical, and motivating professional development that will help you increase rigor and critical thinking in your instruction.
  • Emergent Reading & Writing
  • Behavior/Classroom Management
  • Fitting It All In
  • Differentiation Strategies
  • At-Risk/Struggling Students
  • Games & Centers
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Kim Adsit

Kim is a former Teacher of the Year and has taught kindergarten for 30 years. She has developed strategies that are child centered, developmentally appropriate, and highly rigorous. Kim has been selected as an Expert Teacher, and she serves as a teacher mentor. She is the co-author of five books, including "Bookmaking Bonanza" and "Read with Ease."

Tere Bowen-Irish

Tere Bowen-Irish

Tere has been a practicing occupational therapist for over 37 years. She was selected as New Hampshire's Occupational Therapist of the Year for 2012. Working with the public school systems and her own private practice, she offers workshops focused on wellness and prevention for school-aged children, for both parents and educators. A certified Yogakids instructor, she is the creator of "The Drive thru Menu Suite."

Lori Elliott, Ed.D.

Lori is an energetic and passionate National Board Certified teacher (former) and trainer. She has taught students of various grade levels and has served as a district Literacy Coordinator and Technology Integration Specialist. She is the author of the "Teach Like a Techie" series of books and "Project-Based Learning for Real Kids and Real Teachers."

Cindy Middendorf

Cindy Middendorf

A teacher for more than 30 years, Cindy spent several years in PreK and more than two decades in kindergarten. A Disney Teacher of the Year nominee, she was also named to the National Honor Roll of Outstanding American Teachers. She is the author of "Differentiating Instruction in Kindergarten."

Pat Pavelka

Pat Pavelka

Pat is an exciting classroom innovator and speaker with more than 35 years of experience as a teacher and national education consultant. She is the author of a variety of popular professional books, including "Reading Standards for Literature," available in three volumes: K, 1, and 2.

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