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Challenging Curriculum [clear filter]
Sunday, February 24
 

8:00am

Social Justice: Is It Time We Re-Define What a Successful School Is?
Limited Capacity seats available

The motto of CAG is “Every Child Deserves a Free, Public and Appropriate Education”. If the core definition of Social Justice in Schools means that EVERY student’s needs must be met, how do we ensure that this includes gifted students learning something new every day in a supportive and challenging environment? We cannot assume that students who do well can be left on their own within the confines of a classroom. Participants will hear a powerful high school principal, from a 3,500+ student high school, share how his school continues to be considered one of the top academic performing schools in California.

Speakers
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Jens Brandt

Principal, Redondo Beach High School, Redondo Beach Unified School District
Jens Brandt is principal of Redondo Beach High School, which serves over 3,500 students. The school has earned numerous awards and recognition based on the rigorous program that is offered to all students. A believer of Social Justice and a product of International Schools, Jens is... Read More →
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Gary D. Soto

Founder/CEO, GDS Leadership Consulting
Gary D. Soto is the recipient of the National Educator Award for helping to Reshape American Education. He is also one of the authors of "Crimes Against Learning: Solving the Serial Failure of School Reform". Gary D Soto is a former elementary and secondary teacher and administrator... Read More →



Sunday February 24, 2019 8:00am - 9:00am
San Jacinto Room
 


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