CCES 2017 Strands

 

  TITLES PRESENTER PDFs
STRAND ACCOUNTABILITY AND ASSESSMENTS
  CHECK OUT THE NC CHECK-INS! Jaime Kelley  
  DECISION MAKING PROCESS FOR STUDENTS WITH SIGNIFICANT COGNIT Amanda Danks  
  TESTING AND ACCOUNTABILITY 101 Tammy Howard  
  ACCOUNTABILITY UNDER ESSA Karen Hoeve  
  COLLEGE AND CAREER, ARE WE ON TRACK? Curtis Sonneman  
  EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENTTOOLS FOR CCR SYSTEM-WIDEIMPLICATIONS Marchelle Horner URL
STRAND CAREER AND COLLEGE READINESS
  VIRTUAL CAREER READINESS: GET PRIMED FOR INNOVATION Mia Murphy URL
  MIDDLE SCHOOL CTE! IT'S ACADEMIC! Lee O'Neal URL
  TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE: SECU IN NC CLASSROOMS! Kelli Holloway  
  INCREASING CAREER READINESS FOR STUDENTS Carol Short  
  OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFETIME: CAREER & COLLEGE PROMISE Demond De McKenzie  
  INTENTIONAL ADVISING IN COOPERATIVE INNOVATIVE HIGH SCHOOLS Isaac Lake  
STRAND CULTURAL RESPONSIVENESS
  POSTER: Effective Math Teachers and African-American Math Identity Marcus Green  
  SUPPORTING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT WITH DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION Robert Crouch URL
  CULTURAL RESPONSIVENESS FOR DIVERSE LEARNERS Effie McMillian  
  POSTER: Role of the School Counselor in Closing the Discipline Gap Katherine Hobbs URL
  EMPOWERING ENVIRONMENTS TO GROW Raymond Barnes URL
  MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE: Shanta Lightfoot URL
  LITERACY AND EQUITY: CULTURALLY SUSTAINING PRACTICES Teresa Bunner URL
  IN PURSUIT OF EQUITY, CHARACTER, AND EXCELLENCE Darrick Pettiford URL
  Mathematics for All: Equity, Identity, and Math Success Lisa Ashe URL
  FEATURE: No More Excuses: The Impact of Culturally Relevant Instruction, Low Teacher Expectations and Unfair Discipline Practices on College Readiness Chance Lewis  
STRAND CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
  BEST PRACTICES IN WRITING Keri Bartholomew  
  FUTURISTIC CURRICULA BLUEPRINT: TOMORROW'S LEARNING TODAY Cassandra Williams URL
  COMPREHENSION MAPS: A TEACHER'S RESOURCE FOR SUCCESS Alan Becker  
  SHOW ME YOUR ACES: IMPLEMENTING A SCHOOL-WIDE WRITING TOOL Shauna Martin URL
  DYNAMIC WORD WALLS Donna Kenestrick URL
  ACADEMIC LANGUAGE: SHIFTING OUR STUDENTS' FUTURES Hannah Smith URL
  USING TEXT SETS TO PROMOTE COLLABORATIVE LEARNING Adrienne Bynum URL
  CO-TEACHING AND COLLABORATING TO MEET THE NEEDS OF ELL & EC Julie Bost URL
  ENHANCING STUDENTS' WRITING SKILLS USING EDUCATIONAL LEGOS Lois Hart URL
  TEACHING ELEMENTARY HEALTH: INTEGRATION IS THE KEY Burt Jenkins URL
  READING AND WRITING IN MATHEMATICS Kitty Rutherford URL
  ELA WIRED: EXPLORING THE ELA STANDARDS USING TECHNOLOGY Kristi Day URL 1
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  SCIENCE WITH A BANG!--SCIENCE DEMOS AND SAFETY Sharon Beck URL
  COHERENCE: UNDERSTANDING THE PROGRESSION Jeff Crayton URL
  LIT! INVESTIGATIONS: COLLISON OF TEXTS AND COMPREHENSION T. Pinkney URL
  ENGINEERING IS ELEMENTARY: LET'S FOCUS ON STEM! Amy Bradley  
  ALIGNING INSTRUCTION IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS Lisa McIntosh URL
  SLAM! POETIC ART AND ADVOCACY Kimberly Lane URL
  EXPLORING THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS STANDARDS Julie Joslin URL
  EFFECTIVE VOCABULARY INSTRUCTION IN 5 EASY STEPS Ellen Edmonds  
  Getting to the root of it ... in less than 5 minutes per day Kimberly Perry-Sanderlin URL
  SERVING STUDENTS WITH DIFFERENT ABILITIES IN NCVPS COURSES Sherry Bell  
  EMPOWERING STUDENTS AND TEACHERS THROUGH COACHING Sarah Coombs URL
  FLIPPING THE CLASSROOM Karen McPherson URL
  ANCHORS AWAY! ELEVATING THE ESSENTIALS IN ELA Shanita Anderson URL
STRAND CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP
  THE DAILY FIVE FOR INSTRUCTIONAL SCHOOL LEADERS Dixie Abernathy URL
  ALIGNING NEEDS AND PD: STOP SHOOTING IN THE DARK! Emily Buchanan URL
  INSIGHTFUL EVAAS USES FOR SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS Greg McKnight  
  INSIGHTFUL EVAAS USES FOR DISTRICT ADMINISTRATORS Deanene Deaton  
  MATH NC CHECK-INS: NEXT STEPS Josh Griffin URL
  FOCUS ON INSTRUCTION: FLIPPING THE PRINCIPAL MEETING Kelley Johnson  
  D=DETERMINED Michelle White  
  LEADING AND ACHIEVING YOUR WILDLY IMPORTANT GOALS Lesley Eason  
  RESULTS THE RIGHT WAY! INFLUENCING TEAMS TO SUCCES Chaunte Garrett  
  SILVER VALLEY WAS A D Christy Slate URL
  SPOTLIGHT National Blue Ribbon Schools Chip Mack  
  SPOTLIGHT National Blue Ribbon Schools Linda Kidd  
  SPOTLIGHT National Title I Distinguished Schools Amy Herlihy  
STRAND DIGITAL TEACHING AND LEARNING
  CLOSING THE FEEDBACK LOOP WITH GOOGLE APPS Al McArthur URL
  FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT IN A FLASH Lisa Neal  
  IREAD ETEXT: TEACHING DIGITAL READING STRATEGIES Sharon Kolling-Perin URL
  NCWISEOWL: NEW AND IMPROVED JUST FOR YOU Jennifer Northrup  
  REMIXING READING STRATEGIES FOR GIFTED LEARNERS Shauna Martin URL
  DOES PBL REALLY WORK? Hannah Brooks URL
  TECHNOLOGY IS KEY IN LEARNING K-3 Angela Herd URL
  TOP 10 FREE WEBSITES FOR IMMEDIATE CLASSROOM USE Bobbie Lequire URL
  USING SHARED DOCUMENTS TO DEVELOP LITERACY SKILLS William Ringer URL
  CURATE CREATIVE RESEARCH SCHOLARS IN THE CLASSROOM Kelly Williamson  
  HOW REAL TEACHERS USE TECHNOLOGY TO TEACH THE WHOLE CHILD Polly Westfall URL
  CHAMPION WITH IPADS Sarah Emmerich URL
  NCVPS - WHERE EVERY STUDENT IS A CHAMPION Jen Currin URL
  DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP AND THE DLCS Kathy Parker URL
  CLASSROOM TECHNOLOGY TO INTRODUCE COMPUTER SCIENCE AND STEM Mark Samburg  
  GOT A PROBLEM?! ... NCVPS HAS A SOLUTION! Catrina Parker URL
  TURNING TRADITIONAL LEARNING ON ITS HEAD. Janice Swoope  
  INCORPORATING SEESAW INTO YOUR LITERACY STATIONS Chevon Cherry  
  MINECRAFT: EDUCATION EDITION Dennis Perks  
  IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITES WITH GOOGLE DRAWINGS Caroline Godwin URL
  TRANSFORM PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR DIGITAL INTEGRATION Theresa Perry URL
  BUILD MATH JUSTIFICATIONS TO DEVELOP STRONG MATH THINKERS Tammy DeHart  
  LEVERAGING THE NC DIGITAL LEARNING PLAN Maria Pitre-Martin URL
  TECHNOLOGY: THE ROAD TO EQUAL ACCESS AND SUCCESS IN EDUCATIO Sarah McManus URL
  DIVING DEEP INTO CONTENT THROUGH MINI-PBLS Debra Rook URL
  LEVERAGING MISCONCEPTIONS IN MATH Garron Gianopulos  
  THE NEW MATH CLASSROOM Derek McCoy  
  GAMIFICATION IN THE CLASSROOM Douglas Price  
  POSTER: Digital Classroom Communication: What Talk Should We Talk? Eric Rowe  
  MASTERY AND BEYOND WITH THE NC DIGITAL LEARNING COMPETENCIES Sarah Cardwell  
  WEB YOUR WAY TO CREATING DIGITAL WEBQUESTS & VIRTUAL FIELD T Scott Grumelot  
  OPTIMIZING POWERSCHOOL FOR MAXIMUM OPERATIONAL OUTCOMES Dan Gwaltney  
  TOTAL COLLABORATION WITH ONENOTE AND CLASS NOTEBOOK Lloyd Spruill URL
STRAND DISCIPLINARY LITERACY
  FOLDABLES FOR LITERACY LEARNING IN ALL SUBJECT AREAS Karen Sumner URL
  GENRE STUDIES AND WRITING ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES Lucy Steele URL
  DISCIPLINARY LITERACY AND CITIZENSHIP Roxanne Friday URL
  INTRODUCTION TO DISCIPLINARY LITERACY IN THE HIGH SCHOOL Nick Winstead URL
  ENSURING DAILY DOSES OF DISCIPLINARY LITERACY Allison Ormond URL
  THERE IS LITERACY: THEN THERE'S DISCIPLINARY LITERACY! Michelle McLaughlin  
  BUILDING SCIENTIFIC VOCABULARY: FROM CONCEPT TO DEFINITION Jami Inman URL
  SUPPORTING GIRLS OF COLOR AND RETHINKING SCHOOL DISCIPLINE Roxann Sykes  
STRAND DROPOUT PREVENTION
  POSTER: School Counselors Addressing the High School Graduation Gap Crystal Gray  
STRAND EDUCATION POLICY AND REFORM
  READ TO ACHIEVE IMPACT STUDY: EARLY RESULTS Trip Stallings  
  THE MCKINNEY-VENTO ACT: ENSURING ACADEMIC SUCCESS Patricia Lentz URL
  POSTER: Equity, Equality and Reform in Contemporary Education Marquis Grant URL
  BECOMING CIVIL RIGHTS READY Shannon Baker URL
STRAND EDUCATOR EFFECTIVENESS
  UTILIZING DATA TO IMPACT BEGINNING TEACHER SUPPORT Monica Shepherd URL
  LET'S BUILD AN EFFECTIVE BEGINNING TEACHER INDUCTION PROGRAM Chena Flood URL
  DEVELOPING A POSITIVE DYNAMIC ATMOSPHERE Sonya Rinehart URL
  DESIGNING EFFECTIVE SCIENCE LESSONS USING IPA AND 3E Tabitha Miller  
  EMBRACING THE STRUGGLE Denise Allen URL
  RESEARCH SKILLS IN A DIGITAL WORLD Tericia Eller URL
  CAN I JUST TEACH ALREADY?! ACCOMPLISH MORE IN THE CLASSROOM! Cherisa Zafft URL
  BACK TO THE BASICS: A CRASH COURSE FOR ELA TEACHERS Tracey Simpson-Gardner URL
  STANDARDS FOR CREATING HIGH QUALITY PROFESSIONAL LEARNING Lisa Amerson URL
  LEARNING IN THE MIDDLE Mandy Taylor URL
  EFFECTIVE BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT & DISCIPLINE PRACTICES Heather Stewart URL
  MOVING FORWARD Craig Tucker URL
  MAINTAINING EDUCATORS THROUGH MENTORSHIP Linda Perry URL
  USING THE NCEES RUBRIC TO SUPPORT TEACHER PRACTICE Robert Sox  
  POSTER: Promoting teacher growth through action research Mandy Taylor  
  PRINCIPAL COACHING AND CRITICAL CONVERSATIONS Kimberly Simmons URL
STRAND EDUCATOR PREPARATION
  POSTER: Pre-Service Teacher Beliefs and Influential Diversity Course Marisa Scott  
  Decoding the EDTPA'S Impact on the Classroom Sarah Cannon  
STRAND ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS
  DISCOVERING DIGITAL PROGRAMS FOR ESL LEARNERS Katie Gardner URL
  POSTER: Theme Related Study, Actively Engaging Learning Concepts Sarah Kim URL
STRAND FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
  I AAM'S COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVE SESSION Lakeisha Hill URL
  DIGITAL TOOLS FOR CONNECTING WITH PARENTS Christy Barham URL
  FEATURE Community Engagement 2.0 CJ Huff  
STRAND FOUNDATIONS FOR EARLY LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT
  WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF THE KINDERGARTEN ENTRY ASSESSMENT? Cynthia Dewey URL
  PRE-K - GRADE 3: WHY IT MATTERS Carla Garrett  
  A WHOLE CHILD APPROACH: VOICES FROM THE FIELD Leslie Simmons  
  NC K-3 FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT PROCESS: KINDERGARTEN ENTRY Amy Scrinzi  
STRAND GLOBAL EDUCATION
  IMPLEMENTING A GLOBAL STUDIES INITIATIVE Tripp Aldredge URL
  NCVPS CULTURE CAFE SERVES UP SOME GOODIES Ellen Hart URL
  POSTER: Growing a Global Collaborative STEM Project Debra Hall URL
  BRINGING THE WORLD INTO THE CLASSROOM Kimberly Perry-Sanderlin URL
  FOSTERING GLOBAL AWARENESS: CLASSROOM CONNECTIONS Jessica Garner URL
  FOSTERING GLOBAL AWARENESS: NCEES CONNECTIONS Helga Fasciano URL
  GLOBALIZING YOUR PERSPECTIVE, CLASSROOM, AND SCHOOL Charle LaMonica  
  SPOTLIGHT State Board of Education Global Ready Schools Tripp Aldredge  
STRAND K-3 LITERACY
  This is Not Your Momma's Summer Camp Carrie Little URL
  REFLECT, REBOOT, READ: READING CAMP FOR GRADES 1-3 Mia Johnson URL
  USING READING 3D DATA TO MAKE INSTRUCTIONAL DECISIONS Karla Casteen  
  SAFECRACKING THE BRAIN FOR EASY ACCESS TO HARD SKILLS! Katie Garner URL
  A LITERACY LOOK AT THE NORTH CAROLINA TEACHER EVALUATION Abbey Whitford URL
  DATA DRIVEN GROUPING FOR STUDENT READING SUCCESS Carrie Piner  
  THINKING MADE VISIBLE: SUPPORTING OUR YOUNGEST WRITERS Kimberli McWhirter  
  CREATING COMPREHENDERS: ORAL LANGUAGE AND EARLY LITERACY Kimberli McWhirter  
STRAND MULTI-TIERED SYSTEM OF SUPPORT (MTSS)
  MATH INTERVENTIONS THAT WORK! Allison Landry URL
  MTSS FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE: MAKING MEANING OF THE WORK Ceretha Mitchell URL
  ACEC LEVEL SYSTEM - MAKING IT WORK FOR US! Susan Brigman  
  MATH MTSS - WHY STUDENTS STRUGGLE IN MATH: THE UNTOLD STORY Robert Collins  
STRAND PEDAGOGICAL EXCELLENCE
  DATA, JUST PART OF GOOD TEACHING Kristy Stephenson URL
  TALK IT OUT : WAYS TO GET OUR STUDENTS TALKING PRODUCTIVELY Blake Johnson URL
  UNDERSTANDING THE PROCESS FOR SUCCESSFUL STUDENT OUTCOMES Carmella Fair  
STRAND SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT PLANNING
  A WHOLE CHILD APPROACH TO HEALTH AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS Ellen Essick  
  SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT - DESIGNING A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Frances Harris-Burke URL
  CREATING A FORMATIVE CULTURE FOR CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT Jenna McKeel URL
  DISTRICT MTSS IMPLEMENTATION Elizabeth Curry URL
  MTSS AND NC STAR: HOW I WONDER WHAT YOU ARE Anna Lankford URL
  THE BUSINESS OF EDUCATION Nicole Reynolds URL
  WHAT IS NCSTAR? Alessandro Montanari  
  MAKING CONNECTIONS BETWEEN NCSTAR AND MTSS Amy Jablonski  
  NAVIGATING THE DISTRICT PORTAL IN NCSTAR Alessandro Montanari  
STRAND SCHOOL TRANSFORMATION AND INNOVATION
  TAKE A SELFIE-POSE FOR THE LEAD ROLE! Saysha Carter URL
  LEADING A CULTURE OF CHANGE Steve Lassiter  
STRAND SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL NEEDS OF STUDENTS
  LEADING WITH CHARACTER: NURTURING THE CULTURE OF YOUR SCHOOL Justyn Knox URL
  EQUITY IN EDUCATION: UNDERSTAND, BELIEVE, AND INTERVENE Brooksie Broome  
  BEYOND THE BATHROOMS: CREATING SUPPORTIVE, INCLUSIVE SCHOOLS Susanne Schmal  
  SCHOOL MENTAL HEALTH GUIDE FOR EDUCATORS Yvonne Smith URL
  NC AIG BOOSTER SHOTS: JUST-IN-TIME PD SUPPORT FOR ALL Stephanie Cyrus  
  POVERTY: RESEARCH TO PRACTICE Loretta Marshall  
  FROM AT RISK TO RESILIENT: FOSTERING STUDENT SUCCESS Ruby Bell URL
STRAND STUDENT ENGAGEMENT
  DO WE HAVE TO WORK IN GROUPS? Hannah Brooks URL
  ENGAGE STUDENTS WITH PEER PROVIDED SUPPORT Crystal Pullen URL
  CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT: BUILDING A CULTURE FOR SUCCESS Michael Taranto  
  PERSONALIZED LEARNING, TECHNOLOGY AND ENGAGEMENT STRATEGIES! Joan Colalillo URL
  THE IMPACT OF PEER MENTORING ON STUDENT ENGAGEMENT Tommy Cox URL
  RE-ENERGIZING THE 90 MINUTE BLOCK SCHEDULE April Spencer URL
  INTEGRATING SOCIAL STUDIES: IT'S ELEMENTARY! Phylisha Sanders  
  NC STUDENT SURVEYS Jennifer DeNeal  
  STUDENT-LED: A PLANT, A CHURCH AND A BEEHIVE: REDEFINING SITE BASED LEARN Keith Parker  
  STUDENT LED: CHANGING DIRECTIONS THROUGH STUDENT ENGAGEMENT Anthony Hagans  
  STUDENT-LED: STUDENTS SPEAK UP ON STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND STUDENT SUCCESS Mary Lou Baker  
  STUDENT-LED: PROJECT BASED LEARNING AND PROGRESS OF THE NEAAAT TIMES Debra Rook  
  FEATURE: Want more leaders on your campus? Learn how to facilitate your own HERO ON DUTY Leadership Training for your students, teachers and P! Aric Bostick  
STRAND STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
  DEMYSTIFYING DYSLEXIA: BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS Lynne Loeser URL
  POSTER: A Brief History of Special Education from 1960 -2017 Harold Griffin  
  REACHING STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES - INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGY Gina Smith URL
  PREPARING EC STUDENTS AND FAMILIES FOR TRANSITION Daya Patton URL
  STEM FOR ALL: EQUITY AND ACCESSIBILITY Sarena Fuller  
STRAND TEACHER LEADERSHIP
  INSIGHTFUL EVAAS USES FOR CLASSROOM TEACHERS Kirstin Morrison