Brochures for the 1998 NCSM Leadership Academy were included in everyone's red registration bag at NCSM's Annual Conference and were recently sent to all NCSM members who did not attend the conference. The following is a summary of the basic information about the Academy.
Please spread the word about the Academy and don't delay if you plan on registering. The registration deadline is June 11, 1998 and space is limited to the first 100 registrants.
PLAN NOW TO ATTEND THE SECOND NCSM LEADERSHIP ACADEMY Financial support provided by Scott Foresman - Addison Wesley
July 16-19,1998 (Thursday morning through Sunday noon) $395 (current NCSM members) $435 (non-members)
Boston University Corporate Education Center Tyngsboro, Massachusetts
TOPICS Effective Leadership in Mathematics Education: Identifying essential ingredients Mindsets: Exploring the key to understanding and managing multiple perspectives in your work Interpersonal Communication Skills: Building the capacity to effectively work with others Change: Understanding the process and its implications for your work Vision: Creating and articulating your image of the future Action Plan: Developing the strategies for realizing your vision
CONFERENCE CO-DIRECTORS Jerry Cummins, Bureau of Education and Research, and NCSM President-Elect James Bohan, Manheim Township School District
WORKSHOP LEADERS/ORGANIZERS Grace Kelemanik, Education Development Center Steven Leinwand, Connecticut Department of Education and NCSM Past President Yvonne Mojica, Los Angeles Unified School District Eric Schluter, Washington High School, Wisconsin
HOUSING Sheraton Tara Hotel, Nashua, New Hampshire $99 (+ 8% tax) per room, per night (one or two people in room) $109 (+ 8% tax) per room, per night (three people in room) $119 (+ 8% tax) per room, per night (four people in room)
GRADUATE CREDIT Two units of graduate credit in Education available from the University of Illinois-Chicago at an approximate cost of $275 (plus $30) administration fee).
FOR REGISTRATION INFORMATION CONTACT: Mo Nelson NCSM PO Box 10667 Golden, CO 80401-0600