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Jim Knight-Better Conversations-2016

November 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am - November 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm


Learning Forward Colorado announces…
2016 Annual Conference
Nov. 14th: Pre-Conference
Nov. 15th: A Day with Jim Knight


Jim Knight

Jim Knight has spent more than two decades studying professional learning, effective teaching, and instructional coaching. He is a research associate at the University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning and the president of the Instructional Coaching Group and the Impact Research Lab. Jim has presented to more than 30,000 educators from six continents.

Designed with administrators, supervisors, coaches,
and classroom teachers in mind!

Join us, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, from 8am-4pm, for a full day of deep learning with nationally recognized speaker, Jim Knight. Breakfast and lunch (Tuesday) and a copy of Jim Knight’s latest book, Better Conversations, are included with your registration!

NEW THIS YEAR: Network with colleagues and engage in structured professional conversations during our afternoon pre-conference on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, from 12 noon to 4pm.

During the conference participants will:

  • Discover the beliefs and habits that facilitate better conversations
  • Develop skills for listening with empathy
  • Practice productive dialogue
  • Facilitate emotional connections
  • Practice reframing challenging conversations

Who should attend?

Principals, Supervisors, Coaches, and Classroom Teachers
– All Leaders of Professional Learning


Monday, November 14, 2016
12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.

A Day with Jim Knight
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

(8:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast)


Adams 12 Five Star Schools Training Center
1500 East 128th Avenue
Thornton, CO 80241

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Cost? (Registration Includes Both Days!)

$200 Learning Forward Colorado Members
(Cost includes continental breakfast, lunch, & session handouts.)

$250 Non-members in Learning Forward Colorado
(Cost includes continental breakfast, lunch, session handouts, and
one-year membership to Learning Forward Colorado, the affiliate
organization to Learning Forward.)



November 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am
November 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm

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