Established in 1986 as a consortium of member school districts and Furman University, the Upstate Schools Consortium now represents large and small school districts, private schools, and colleges and universities in the geographic upstate. Furman University coordinates professional development seminars and provide the Consortium with meeting space, personnel, and resources
 
The purposes of the Upstate Schools Consortium are to provide:
  • professional development for teachers, teacher candidates, and administrators;
  • a forum for education-related issues;
  • an intersection of teacher preparation programs and public school personnel;
  • and a network of support for professional development staff

2014-15 Upstate Schools Consortium Speakers

​Page Keeley

Uncovering Student Ideas in Science
Wednesday, September 24, 2014

​Jennifer Serravallo

Deep Comprehension of Complex Texts
Wednesday, October, 29, 2014

​Doug Fisher

Assessment for Instruction
Tuesday, January 27, 2015

​Kristin Cuilla

Project Based Learning
Wednesday, March 4, 2015

 


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