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Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement: Save the Date!

NCDPI’s 2017 Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement, Champions for Student Success, takes place March 20-22 at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, Greensboro.

The conference features over 250 sessions representing over 25 strands addressing a number of topical issues including accountability and assessments, cultural responsiveness, disciplinary literacy, foundations for early learning and development, school improvement planning, and teacher leadership.

Participant registration and presenter proposal submission links open Dec. 1. The registration fee is $175 if received before Feb. 1, and $200 if received after Feb. 1.

For more information, visit the Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement website, email staff, call the CCSA Hotline at 919.835.6133 or follow us @CCSA_DPI to receive timely updates about the conference.

About Heather Mullins

Heather Mullins is the Chief Academic Officer in Newton-Conover City Schools. She is a North Carolina Teaching Fellow who spent 12 years as a high school English Teacher. She received her B.S.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Western Carolina University. Heather completed her National Board Certification in Adolescent Young Adult English Language Arts in 2002. She holds an M.Ed. in Academically and Intellectually Gifted from UNC-Charlotte. Heather has served as a Curriculum Specialist in Hickory City Schools, an adjunct professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and a Professional Development Consultant for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. She completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership through Western Carolina University. Heather is one of the co-founders of #NCed Chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. She is passionate about innovative practices, instructional technology, student ownership of learning, and supporting teachers. Heather serves on the advisory board for the North Carolina Digital Learning Plan, North Carolina School for the Deaf and Catawba Science Center. She is a recipient of the 2015 NCMLE Central Office Administrator to Watch Award. She also received the 2016 Don Chalker Award for Excellence in Educational Leadership. Heather is the proud mother of one son, Jackson.

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