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HIVE 2019

JUNE 17–19. Atlanta, GA.

A New Conference for a New Way of Teaching

We’re all worker bees in the effort to increase equity in education.

HIVE is the hub for our mission.

Two Days of Professional Learning

Learn from curriculum authors, expert facilitators, and fellow educators in two full days of professional learning tailored to your curriculum.

Enlightening Keynotes and Panels

Participate in enlightening keynotes and panels with renowned K–12 experts. Walk away informed and inspired.

Community with a Purpose

Connect with educators from around the country who are implementing the same curriculum as you, and become part of our free National PLC for continued support throughout the year.

Monumental Growth

Gone are the days of monotonous professional learning. You’ll leave HIVE with the skills and tools you need to help every student succeed.

Professional Learning Pathways

Open Up Resources 6–8 Math (Second Year Users)

EL Education K–5 Language Arts (Second Year Users)

Bookworms K–5 Reading and Writing (First Year Users)

Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Community (Grade 6)

Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Community (Grade 7)

Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Community (Grade 8)

Expert Speakers

Caroline Hill

Founder of 228 Accelerator and the DC Equity Lab

Caroline Hill is an educational leader with a focus on academic and social development of all students, especially students of color. Her goal is to build equitable learning models where all students can be educated together. She has founded two education organizations that drive this mission forward—the DC Equity Lab and 228 Accelerator—and was a co-founder of Equity Design Collaborative.

Dr. Timothy Shanahan

Professor at the University of Illinois at Chi­cago

Tim is a past president of the International Literacy Association and a distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chi­cago, where he was Founding Di­rector of the UIC Center for Literacy. Previously, he was director of reading for Chicago Public Schools. He is author/editor of more than 200 publications on literacy education. His research emphasizes the connections between reading and writing, literacy in the disciplines, and improvement of reading achievement.

Phil Daro

Author of the Mathematics CCSS

Phil Daro served on the writing team of the mathematics Common Core State Standards. He also works in a partnership of the University of California, Stanford and others with the Oakland and San Francisco Unified School Districts for the Strategic Education Research Partnership (SERP), with a focus on mathematics and science learning.

Fawn Nguyen

Mathematics Teacher at Mesa Union Junior High

Fawn Nguyen is a mathematics teacher at Mesa Union Junior High. She has presented to math educators at CMC-North and Twitter Math Camp. Additionally, she shares her wisdom through her website, Finding Ways, where she tells stories that are mainly about teaching and learning mathematics in the classroom—although she also sometimes writes about growing up in Vietnam or growing roots in California.

Jessica Reid Sliwerski

CEO of Open Up Resources

Jessica Sliwerski is Open Up Resources' Chief Executive Officer. Previously, she has worked as a teacher, a district literacy coach, and a co-founder and Chief Academic Officer at an award-winner literacy company. She also enjoys writing—Penguin has published her children's book ``Cancer Hates Kisses.``

#OURHive

Join the new era of education—where helping every student succeed means helping every student, in every classroom.

Want to Attend?

Hurry! Seats are limited and will fill on a first come, first-served basis. You can contact us about reserving your place through the link below.

“While the exceptional quality of these materials is our primary focus, we are also drawn to the potential of materials that marry superior standards-alignment with affordability, as Open Educational Resources.”

Steve Holmes
Superintendent, Sunnyside Unified School District, AZ