Welcome back to a new school year!
College Board Workshops - Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
June 16 -17, 2013 New College Counselor Workshop
For counselors new to college counseling.
June 17 -20, 2013 International Admissions Workshop
For college guidance counselors in American/international schools.
AAIE Summer Institute - NOVA Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
June 24 – 28, 2013
- Track 1: Translating Brain Research into Effective Language and Literacy Instruction
Presented by Dr. Virginia Rojas
- Track 2: Reach and Teach All Students: How to Address Diverse Educational Needs
Presented by Dr. Yvonne Bui
- Track 3: Meeting the Social and emotional Needs of Students in International Schools
Presented by Dr. Pamela Ward
Foresight Education Program Workshop - Washington, D.C.
June 23 – 27, 2013
This workshop is for teachers in overseas schools who are committed to incorporating "foresight education" into the school program. It includes an introduction to future studies, work of international futurists, and real world applications of future studies in government, business and NGOs.
National Distinguished Principals Program
Through this progrqm, each year two outstanding elementary and/or middle school principals (K-8) from Department of State-assisted overseas schools are selected and honored for the critical role they play in educating children. Nomination packets are sent out in January.
MATHCOUNTS is an enrichment, club and competition program that promotes middle school mathematics achievement through fun and challenging math programs, which culminates with a national competition for four eligible students. Information on how your school can participate is sent out in October.
Information on other summer institutes and programs sponsored by the Office of Overseas Schools can be found at: http://www.state.gov/m/a/os/.
Regional Education Officer for Africa