Upcoming Events

DUSD Elementary Tech Fest

We are excited to announce that Downey Unified School District’s Elementary Ed Department is hosting the first annual “Elementary Tech Fest”.   Various breakout sessions will be offered, presented by teachers.  The keynote speaker is Holly Clark, author of The Google Infused Classroom. Date: Saturday, March 9, 2019 Time: 8am to 1pm Location: Warren High School, 8141 De Palma St., …

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Cognitively Guided Instruction Year 2 Institute

This institute is designed for K-5 teachers and administrators who wish to deepen their understanding of Cognitively Guided Instruction to teach mathematics. We will examine and discuss the development of children’s mathematical thinking and build upon students’ ideas to best support the learning of math in our classrooms (Carpenter, Fennema, Franke, Levi, & Empson, 2015). The goal of CGI is …

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Cognitively Guided Instruction Year 1 Institute

This institute is designed for K-5 teachers and administrators who wish to learn about Cognitively Guided Instruction to teach mathematics. We will examine and discuss the development of children’s mathematical thinking and build upon students’ ideas to best support the learning of math in our classrooms (Carpenter, Fennema, Franke, Levi, & Empson, 2015). The goal of CGI is to foster …

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