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Southwest TURN Conference April 2017

Southwest TURN Spring ConferenceResults for StudentsOur next Southwest TURN Spring Conference is set for April 21-22, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV. Southwest TURN works to bring together educators and education supporters to examine programs, policies and practices that impact teaching effectiveness and student learning, and to develop collaborative partnerships to improve teacher effectiveness and stud...

NE TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference March 2017

Dear Northeast TURN Colleague, Our next Northeast TURN event is scheduled for March 17-18, 2017 at Rutgers University Inn & Conference Center, 178 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. Our conference will focus on Charting Our Course: Excellence and Equity Through Collaborative Partnerships.

Cal TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference March 2017

Dear Cal TURN Colleague, Our next Cal TURN event is scheduled for March 2-3, 2017 at the Westin Sacramento, 4800 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, CA. Our conference will focus on A Systems Approach to Promoting Excellence and Equity.

Getting to All Means All: Helping Students in Poverty Succeed in School

December 22, 2016

As currently constituted, schools alone aren’t capable of doing the job society has asked them to do. Academic achievement remains highly correlated with socio-economic income, despite decades of education reform.

Northwest TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference

Dear Northwest TURN Colleague, Our next Northwest TURN event is scheduled for November 18-19, 2016 at the Embassy Suites Portland –Airport, 7900 NE 82nd Ave., Portland, OR 97220. Our conference will focus on Making a Difference: Integrating Academic, Social and Emotional Learning through Collaborative Partnerships.

Great Lakes TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference

Dear Great Lakes TURN Colleague, Our next Great Lakes TURN event is scheduled for November 3-4, 2016 at the Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center Chicago-Downers Grove, 2111 Butterfield Road, Downers Grove, IL 60515. Our conference will focus on Making a Difference: Integrating Academic, Social and Emotional Learning through Collaborative Partnerships.

Union-District Partnerships that Support School Level Collaboration

October 12, 2016

Video 5 of 5 Dr. Saul Rubinstein joins Dr. Patrick Dolan in discussing the need for strong union-district partnerships that provide opportunities to jointly listen and learn about school improvement efforts in school sites in ways that strengthen and support teaching and learning in classrooms. Dr.

Building Collaborative Structures: A Systems Approach

October 12, 2016

Video 4 of 5 Dr. Patrick Dolan provides an overview of how to establish an organizational change process in school systems through union-management partnerships in schools and districts. School and district level “learning teams” linked to the work of subject and grade level collaboration teams provide listening and learning opportunities that help to create authentic goals and measures to track and commu...

How to Build Collaborative Processes Focuses on Student Learning

October 12, 2016

Video 3 of 5 Using Michael Fullan’s Coherence Framework, Dr. W. Patrick Dolan and Dr. Saul Rubinstein, explore how organizations develop collaborative structures and processes to set direction and goals for the school. These common goals increase both ownership and accountability among students and staff in ways that can enhance instructional practices and student learning.

Building a Culture of Collaboration Focused on Teaching & Learning

October 12, 2016

Video 2 of 5 Dr. W. Patrick Dolan uses Michael Fullan’s Coherence Framework to describe how collaborative structures and processes help to establish and clarify improvement goals, measurements and accountability in ways that enable practitioners to focus on pedagogy and student learning. Dr.

The Impact of Labor-Management Collaboration

October 12, 2016

Video 1 of 5 Dr. Saul Rubinstein, Rutgers University, and his colleague Dr. John McCarthy, Cornell University, have been leading a national research project to investigate the impact of labor-management collaboration (LMC) on student learning.

Cal TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference

Dear Cal TURN Colleague, Our next Cal TURN event is scheduled for October 6-7, 2016 at the Corona-Norco Teachers Association, 1189 Mountain Ave, Norco, CA. Our conference will focus on Building Capacity to Maximize Continuous Improvement and Excellence: Diving Deeper.

Northeast TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference

Dear Northeast TURN Colleague,Our next Northeast TURN event is scheduled for September 23-24, 2016 at the Microsoft Office, One Cambridge Center, Cambridge, MA 02142. Our conference will focus on Making a Difference: Integrating Academic, Social and Emotional Learning through Collaborative Partnerships.

SW TURN Labor-Management Collaboration Conference

The Fall meeting of SW TURN will be held at the Hotel Andaluz(125 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102) on September 16th and 17th, 2016. Program On Friday afternoon, Sept.16 beginning at 1:00 pm we dig more deeply into teacher-led and community schools.