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Title: It’s About Time!: Innovative Learning Time Conference

Friday, June 21, 2013

Time(s): 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Location: St. Olaf College, Buntrock Commons

Description: Conference aims to help participants innovate to create deeper learning experiences during the regular school day and through meaningful out-of-school time programming tied to academic goals.

Event Type: Conference

Target Audience: School administrators, teachers, board members, out-of-school time programs and all other interested community partners. Conference participants will include staff and administrators of Flexible Learning Year Programs including 4-Day Weeks, 45-15 calendars and early-start models, alternative learning year programs for at-risk students, summer and after-school programs, and charter schools.

Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Education and St. Olaf College

Contact: Cindy Jackson

Contact Phone: 651-582-8572

Contact Email:

Fee: $45

Registration URL:

Registration Deadline: June 14, 2013

Materials: Download the conference agenda and publicity flyer from the Learning Time Options page.

Additional Information: Keynote presenters include Dr. Rose Chu, Interim Dean, School of Urban Education, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul; Bob Seidel, Senior Policy Director, National Summer Learning Association; Dr. Eric Jolly, Science Museum of Minnesota; and Father Tim Manatt, S.J., President, Cristo Rey Jesuit High School, Minneapolis.

CEUs: 7 clock hours for school administrators and teachers.