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8th Annual Spring Conference 2013


Retooling for the Common Core:

Professional Learning for Measurable Results


 Featured speakers:

Stephanie Hirsh, Executive Director of Learning Forward

and Vicki Duff, Senior Consultant, Learning Forward


Common Core resources from CCSSO


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Date: Friday, March 15, 2013 from 9:00 to 3:00

Location: Southern New Hampshire University, SNHU Dining Banquet Center, 2500 South River Road, Manchester, NH 03106.  



March 15 Conference Resources

Presentation PowerPoint


Stephanie Hirsch handout from March 30, 2012 presentation at NHDOE

Click here.


Learning School Alliance

Wentworth Elementary School is one of 42 schools nationwide in NSDCs Learning School Alliance. The LSA is a network of model schools committed to professional development practices that promote student achievement. The educators from these schools will support one another in applying the principles and standards of professional development grounded in NSDC’s definition of professional learning, its standards for staff development, and its principles for professional learning identified in The Learning Educator: A New Era for Professional Learning.

Pictured above: Wentworth Student Council Members; District One Executive Councilor, Raymond Burton; NHDOE Commissioner of Education, Virginia Barry; Co-President of NHSDC, Helene Bickford; SAU 48 Assistant Superintendent, Dr. Ethel Gaides, and WES Principal, Keith Charpentier.


Charlotte Danielson presents at the 2010 Conference

A panel discussion with Talk about Teaching author Charlotte Danielson joined Alan Chmiel and Teri Schrader to place on May 10, 2010. 


2009-10 Board of Directors

Left to right: Kathi Custer, Helene Bickford, Irv Richardson, Jane Bergeron-Beaulieu, (back) Cheryl Baker, Peg Ralph, Kathleen McIntyre, Tondy McGowan, Deborah Roody, Lori Langlois.

Joellen Killion Works with Board (2005)