2012 Grantee TA Symposium

Event Date: 
April 10, 2012 - 08:00pm EDT

The Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s (OESE) Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS)
is pleased to announce the dates for the 2012 Grantee Technical Assistance Symposium.

April 11–12, 2012
Swissôtel Chicago
323 East Wacker Drive | Chicago, IL

Focus: The 2012 symposium will be focused on improving school climate in pursuit of academic excellence through effective program implementation, sustainability, fidelity, and collaboration.

Objectives:
• Provide technical assistance to grantees on the implementation of programs within a 3-tiered framework
• Provide grantees opportunity to learn lessons from other grantee experiences on implementing programs effectively
• Provide grantees opportunity to plan improved coordination between ED efforts to improve school climate and academic achievement
• Meet with grantees to address technical needs of the grant and plan for improved implementation

Audience: Grantees supported under the Safe and Supportive Schools Program; Building State Capacity Program; Partnerships in Character Education Program; approved Title IV State Grant Program and other state coordinators.

Registration: To register, go to http://safesupportiveschools.ed.gov/register.php?eid=1354 to complete a form for each participant.

Travel: Grantees should plan to travel on Tuesday, April 10th, as the meeting begins at 8:00 am on Wednesday, April 11th and will end by 12:00 pm on Thursday, April 12th, so you may travel that afternoon. Information regarding hotel registration was included with your invitation. If you need additional assistance with your room reservations, please contact us.  

If you have any questions, please email sssta@air.org.