Upcoming Events & Conferences

A-List regularly hosts ACT/SAT teacher training seminars and educational webinars; we also attend numerous conferences throughout the year. Please learn more about some of our upcoming and past events below. We hope to see some of you there!

 

California Charter School Conference

  • Dates: 3/26/18 – 3/28/18
  • Join A-List Co-Founder & Vice President- Content Robert Hay and Educational Consultant Donna Lazar at Booth 1302! The California Charter Schools Association advances the charter school movement through state and local advocacy, leadership on accountability, and resources for member schools. CCSA is a trusted source of data and information on California’s charter schools for parents, authorizers, legislators, the press and other interested groups.
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The Vocabulary of Grammar Webinar

  • Dates: 3/21/18 at 4PM EST
  • Educational Consultant Taylor Bridges takes a deep dive into the vocabulary we use to talk about Grammar. Topics include: Why technical terms keep students at arm’s length, How to maximize time during other lessons to constantly reinforce basic knowledge, the value of repetition
  • Register

National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) Conference

  • Dates: 4/11/18 – 4/13/18
  • Join Senior Educational Consultant Dory Schultz on April 12th from 4:45-5:30pm for A-List’s informational session; stop by and ask your test prep and admissions questions! NPEA is a membership association dedicated to promoting quality, success, and growth amongst member organizations, partner schools, and communities committed to educational access. NPEA provides access to and participation in a collaborative learning community where organizations, institutions and individuals work to provide and expand educational opportunities for motivated, underserved students across the United States.
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What is the Math Question giving you? Webinar

  • Dates: 4/18/18 at 4PM EST
  • Taylor Bridges asks a question with a seemingly obvious answer, but a closer look reveals the confusion students face. Topics include: How to crack the code of dense SAT questions, keep words that give clues to our next step, using the answer choices to determine where we’re heading
  • Register

Using Main Ideas as a Roadmap? Webinar

  • Dates: 5/16/18 at 4PM EST
  • Watch Educational Consultant Taylor Bridges go over ways to maximize our time in a Reading Passage. Topics include: Perfect Preparation, how to cut out nonsense, saving precious time
  • Register

SAT Essays and colleges. Who wants what? Webinar

  • Dates: 6/13/18 at 4PM EST
  • Taylor Bridges goes around the country (at his desk) to bring you the information you want for your dream school. Touching on: Should I take the Essay, Where to learn this information, What do these terms really mean?
  • Register

A-List NYC Seminars

  • Dates: June 6/28/18 & 6/29/18, 7/26/18 & 7/27/18, and 8/23 & 8/24
  • Includes 12 hours of SAT/ACT Math and SAT/ACT ELA teacher training, teacher materials, and breakfast/lunch
  • Learn more and register

Past Conferences:

Using Guesstimate as an Elimination Tool Webinar

  • Dates: 2/21/18 at 4PM EST
  • Follow Educational Consultant Taylor Bridges as he uses a tried and true technique to flip the odds towards your favor. Topics include: ACT questions from recent tests, SAT questions in the higher difficulties, Using Guesstimate to eliminate answers
  • Register


Private Schools with a Public Purpose National Conference

  • Dates: 3/8/18 – 3/10/18
  • Presentation: Leveling the Playing Field and Building Effective ACT/SAT Programs. A-List representative attending: Dory Schultz (Senior Tutor & Training Manager).
  • Learn More & Register

Palmetto State School Counselor Association Conference

  • Dates: 1/18/18 – 1/20/18
  • Presentation: Leveling the Playing Field and Building Effective ACT/SAT Programs. A-List representative attending: Dory Schultz (Senior Tutor & Training Manager).
  • Learn More & Register


Mindfulness During the Test Webinar

  • Dates: 1/24/18 at 4PM EST
  • Spend some time with Educational Consultant Taylor Bridges and discuss the ways we can keep calm during the big day. Topics include: How to manage stress during a test, breathing is your friend, exercises to maintain focus
  • Register

Charter School Association of Nevada (CSAN) Conference

  • Date: 9/21/17 – 9/23/17
  • Presentation: Leveling the Playing Field: Utilizing Research and Data to Build Effective ACT/SAT Programs
  • A-List representatives attending: Scott Farber (A-List President & Founder) and Vanessa Oguchi (Director of School and Institutional Partnerships)
  • Learn more about the CSAN Conference


Texas Charter Schools Association (TCSA) Conference


Lead Conference-TN


Oklahoma School Counselor Association (OSCA) Conference

  • Date: 11/3/17
  • Exhibition: Leveling the Playing Field: Utilizing Research and Data to Build Effective ACT/SAT Programs
  • A-List representatives attending: Scott Farber (A-List President & Founder)
  • Learn more about OSCA


MENA Teacher Summit

  • Dates: 10/6/17 – 10/7/17
  • Presentation: College Ready without Teaching to the Test: Building an Integrated Classroom with SAT, ACT, and Common Core Standards
  • A-List representatives attending: Scott Farber (A-List President & Founder)
  • Learn more about the MENA Teacher Summit

ASSOCIATION FOR SUPERVISION AND CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT (ASCD) LEADERS TO LEADERS CONFERENCE

ASSOCIATION FOR SUPERVISION AND CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT (ASCD) CONFERENCE

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS (AASA) NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION

NEW JERSEY EDUCATION ASSOCIATION (NJEA) CONFERENCE

LEAD CONFERENCE

  • Date: 10/23/16 – 10/25/16
  • Presentation: Was an exhibitor
  • A-List Representative Attended: Scott Farber (A-List President & Founder) and Vanessa Oguchi (Director of School and Institutional Partnerships)
  • Learn more about the LEAD Conference

ASSOCIATION OF LATINO ADMINISTRATORS AND SUPERINTENDENTS (ALAS) CONFERENCE

ACCORD EDUCATION FALL 2016 SUMMIT

HIGH SCHOOLS THAT WORK (HSTW) CONFERENCE

COALITION OF SCHOOLS EDUCATING BOYS OF COLOR (COSEBOC) ANNUAL GATHERING OF LEADERS CONFERENCE