Conference for Texas Second & Third Grade Teachers
Jan 30-31 2017 -- San Marcos, TX
Featuring Presenters: Kayla Delzer, Amanda Nickerson and Donna Whyte
Discover research-based, innovative, practical, and motivating professional development that will help you increase rigor and critical thinking in your instruction.
  • Math & ELA TEKS
  • Technology Integration
  • At-Risk & ELL Students
  • Social Studies & Science
  • Small-Group Management
  • Differentiated Instruction
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Danny Brassell, Ph.D.

Danny Brassell, Ph.D.

Affectionately known as “Jim Carrey with a Ph.D.,” Danny has held a variety of titles and worked with leaders from a variety of fields and disciplines, but he has always considered himself first and foremost a teacher. He is a best‑selling author of 15 books, including 75+ Reading Strategies and Leadership Begins with Motivation, and his blog found at http://education.

Lori Elliott, Ed.D.

Lori is an energetic, elementary classroom teacher and trainer who believes that integrating technology into instruction enriches teaching and motivates students. She is the author of Teach Like a Techie with Apps, Teach Like a Techie, and Accidental Techie to the Rescue, and the blog, Lori’s Latest Links.

Jim Grant

Jim has emerged as the nation’s Spokesperson for School Success with a dedicated mission to stop school failure. He is the author of many popular professional books, including the best‑selling, Differentiated Instruction: Different Strategies for Different Learners and Differentiating Textbooks.

Melissa Leach

Melissa is a highly energetic presenter who is dedicated to helping teachers implement balanced‑literacy best practices in their elementary classrooms. She is knowledgeable, creative, and passionate about inspiring teachers do their best every day for every student. Melissa is the author of the blog, Leach Teach.

Ricky Mikelman

Ricky has spent 25 years in education, as a classroom teacher at every level from kindergarten to fifth grade and as a math coach in California and Texas. In 2005, she was awarded the Los Angeles County “Excellence in Promoting Math Instruction Award.” She is an enthusiastic supporter of Singapore Math.

Debbie Silver, Ed.D.

Debbie is an award‑winning educator with 30 years of experience as a classroom teacher. A former Louisiana State Teacher of the Year, she is the author of the best-selling book, Drumming to the Beat of Different Marchers: Finding the Rhythm for Differentiated Learning and co‑author of Because You Teach and Middle School Matters.

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