Our sincerest congratulations to Kelly Lewis, an eighth-grade teacher at Jackson/Mann K-8 School, who has been awarded the Boston Partners in Education’s Educator of the Year Award, presented to an educator dedicated to providing students with extra support through in-class mentorship
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NEW — Teacher Appreciation Night at New England Revolution: June 26
Santander Bank is offering teachers complimentary tickets and the opportunity to be honored on-field at the New England Revolution match at 7:00pm at Gillette Stadium. Teachers can RSVP by June 21 to receive two free tickets while supplies last.
NEW — LaunchX After-School Program: Application Deadline July 1
LaunchX Clubs is an exciting after-school program which equips high school students with the skills and mindset to become entrepreneurs. They are looking for innovative and motivated teens to serve as club presidents for the 2019-2020 school year. In this role, they’d take the lead in implementing our entrepreneurship curriculum at their school. View more information on their website.
NEW — ASSISTments Summer Paid Study Opportunity
Together with Worcester Polytechnical Institute and Lesley University’s Center for Mathematics Achievement, ASSISTments is looking for diverse 6th-8th grade math teachers to pilot a new feedback system that will help teachers give more effective feedback on student assignments. Teachers will be compensated $35 an hour. View more information.
Critical Explorers Summer Workshop for Educators: August 6-8
This three-day workshop is open to K-12 teachers. Held in Cambridge, it is designed to help participants stretch their understandings of critical exploration. The distinctive teaching approach powerfully supports both original inquiry and democratic conversation, all while involving students in developing deep understandings of the subjects they study. The cost is $495. Apply on their website.
English Learner Summer Symposium: August 22-23
Build your toolbox for working with English Learners, including materials provided in some sessions. We are looking for teachers to facilitate sessions on best practices from their classrooms. See the flyer for more information, or contact the OEL Instruction team at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Journey to Morocco: October 21-31
Over 11 days in this magical country, you will see dizzying experiences of a lifetime. Each city — Casablanca, Fez, Marrakesh and Essaouira — is diverse and unique. Morocco has been and is home to many people. Each culture brings its unique music, food, architecture, and more. Ghana is rescheduled to August 12-22. Come explore West Africa! Email Maritza at email@example.com or Dana at Danaroybue02@gmail.com.