Two by Two's 3rd annual Character Eduucation Conference will be held August 1-2, 2017, in Dubuque, Iowa. Dr. Kimberly Johnson will return as one of our feature keynotes, offering her dynamic spirit and bursting with strategies to improve the classroom learning culture. We also have the pleasure of welcoming Dr. Michele Borba, an international speaker on empathy, go-to expert on child and teen issues for major television networks and national news shows, and best-selling author of several books, including the recently published “The Unselfie.”

3rd annual Character Education Conference august 1 2 grand river center dubuque ia 470 W 4th St Dubuque IA 52001 563 513 0059 twobytwoeducation org
3rd annual Character Education Conference  august 1-2         grand river center     dubuque, ia  470 W. 4th St   Dubuque,...
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Conference at a Glance WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS CONFERENCE DAY 1 TUESDAY AUGUST 1 PK 12 Grade Teachers Administrators School Counselors Instructional Coaches School Board Members Community Partners HOW DO I REGISTER am CHECK IN Breakfast 8 00 8 15 am Welcome 8 15 9 15 am KEYNOTE ADDRESS 9 15 9 30 am Break Exhibitors 9 30 10 30 am BREAKOUT SESSIONS 10 30 10 45 am Break Exhibitors 10 45 11 45 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS 11 45 12 45 pm Lunch Conference registration is online at twobytwoeducation org CAN I RECEIVE LICENSURE RENEWAL GRADUATE CREDIT 12 45 1 45 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS 1 45 2 00 pm Break 2 00 3 00 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS 3 00 3 30 pm Exhibitors End of Day 1 DAY 2 WEDNESDAY AUGUST 2 YES Please note that credit registration is in addition to conference registration Go to twobytwoeducation org for registration instructions WHAT S INCLUDED Conference registration includes breakout sessions continental breakfast and box lunches Plus enjoy local small business vendors networking time with fellow educators and special discount packages to Dubuque s finest area attractions www twobytwoeducation org 7 00 8 00 7 30 8 00 am CHECK IN Breakfast Exhibitors 8 00 8 15 am Welcome 8 15 9 15 am KEYNOTE ADDRESS 9 15 9 30 am Break Exhibitors 9 30 10 30 am BREAKOUT SESSIONS 10 30 10 45 am Break Exhibitors 10 45 11 45 pm BREAKOUT SESSIONS 11 45 12 45 pm Lunch 12 45 1 45 pm School Alike Brainstorming Session 1 45 2 15 pm WRAP UP CONFERENCE EVALUATION 563 513 0059 info twobytwoeducation org
Conference at a Glance WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS CONFERENCE                           DAY 1  TUESDAY, AUGUST 1  PK     12 Gra...
Keynote Speakers Dr Michele Borba Dr Kimberly P Johnson Dr Michele Borba is an internationally recognized educational psychologist and parenting bullying and character expert whose aim is to strengthen children s empathy and resilience and create safe compassionate school cultures She has spoken to parents and teachers on six continents and delivered keynotes to more than one million participants at institutions that include Harvard the Boys and Girls Clubs of America USAFA Common Ground Character org Kaiser Permanente Johnson Johnson Girl Scouts of America Wal Mart McDonald s Santa Clara University and an in the works TED talk She is a regular contributor for major networks and television news programming appearing 135 times on the Today show and three times on Dateline NBC specials as well as featured on the Dr Phil Show Dr Oz Dr Drew The View NBC Nightly News The Doctors Fox News The Early Show CNN and others She is also a mom former classroom teacher and best selling author of 22 books including Building Moral Intelligence and The Big Book of Parenting Solutions Dr Kimberly P Johnson is the co creator of two stage musicals and the author of 18 children s books and motivational materials She received her Doctorate in Curriculum Teaching and Leadership from Northeastern University in Boston MA and also recently completed her Post Doctorate work at Harvard University in Advanced Educational Leadership from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in Cambridge MA she holds a Master s Degree in Youth Development and Leadership from Clemson University and has Degrees in Early Childhood and Communications from UNC Chapel Hill She is currently a professor at Clemson University and Clinton College where she teaches Creative Activities for Youth and Creative Writing for Social Change respectively both for which she created the class content Kimberly has received numerous awards including the Paul Harris Fellow Award given by Rotary International for her work in literacy the York County Citizen of the Year Award the 2016 Walker Solomon Award from the South Carolina Educators Association the Carl Carpenter Gold Heart Award for Community and Educational Contributions and the NAACP Heritage Award She is also an ambassador for The King Center in Atlanta Georgia and a program collaborator for Dr Bernice A King the last living daughter of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Two by Two is a non profit organization committed to developing people of good character
Keynote Speakers  Dr. Michele Borba  Dr. Kimberly P. Johnson  Dr. Michele Borba is an internationally-recognized education...
Conference Details 1 Tuesday August 1 Keynote by Dr Kimberly Johnson Day Half empty or Half full What are you Pouring into our Learners 2 Wednesday August 2 Keynote by Dr Michele Borba Day Teaching Empathy Why the Other Side of the Report Card is a Must for Student Success BREAKOUT SESSIONS PRESENTERS Cultivating a Grateful Heart for Peace Love Happiness Julia Theisen Developing Your School s Culture The Ram Fam Way Senior High School Once Upon a Time Books That Tell the Story of Character Becca Johnson Nan Welch Today I Think I ll T E A C H Aligning Yourselves for Success Dr Kimberly Johnson A Character Work out Working Out Those Character Kinks Kristin Woodward Vaassen Team The Art of Being Truly Present Rick Mihm It Takes Moxie Character Building through Accessing Student Voice Washington Middle School Developing a Child s Character by Developing Their Mindset Introductory Jarod Bormann Language Literacy The Sky is the Limit Dr Kimberly Johnson Developing a Child s Character by Developing Their Growth Mindset Advanced Jarod Bormann Calming The Restless Nature Martha Degree The Nine Habits of Empathy Dr Michele Borba You ve Been Eagled Transforming Your Classroom School Through Character Development Marshall Elementary School Community Meetings The Anchor To Character Education Bryant Elementary School Like us on Facebook for conference news details facebook com twobytwoeducation www twobytwoeducation org 563 513 0059 info twobytwoeducation org
Conference Details 1  Tuesday August 1   Keynote by Dr. Kimberly Johnson    Day Half-empty or Half-full  What are you Pour...
Registration Fees EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION 185 available now though June 20th REGULAR REGISTRATION 225 starting June 21st registration includes breakout sessions continental breakfast lunch plus enjoy local small business vendors networking time with fellow educators and special discounted admission to dubuque s finest area attractions details available at twobytwoeducation org Refund Policy All cancellations refund requests and registration transfers must be communicated to the conference coordinators at info twobytwoeducation org Registration transfers are allowed They must be coordinated by the individuals involved and the names of those involved must be communicated to the conference coordinators before the start of the conference If a cancellation is required A full refund minus a 25 processing fee up until July 21 can be requested No refunds will be given after July 21 Two by Two is a non profit organization committed to developing people of good character
Registration   Fees     EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION      185  available now though  June 20th     REGULAR REGISTRATION     225...
Additional Information Testimonials Past attendees have given our Character Education Conference a 94 positive rating of EXCELLENT Here s a few feedback comments we received So many hands on take ways EEK SO EXCITING Dr Johnson s presentation left me yearning for more So inspiring If the entire district were here it would change the world So uplifting LICENSURE RENEWAL GRADUATE CREDIT There is a wonderful opportunity to take our conference for recertification or graduate credit through Keystone AEA The conference face to face time in addition to a book study using The Unselfie by Michele Borba one of our keynote speakers will satisfy the requirements for one credit If you are interested please check back soon for a live link to register DO YOU WANT TO BE A CONFERENCE VENDOR Vendor Opportunities will be available at the Two by Two Character Education Conference Tuesday August 1 and Wednesday August 2 2017 Do you have a product or service that you would like to sell at the 2017 Character Education Conference If so please go to twobytwoeducation org and submit an application form fee via the Two by Two web store www twobytwoeducation org 563 513 0059 info twobytwoeducation org
Additional Information                          Testimonials                         Past attendees have given our Charact...
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