Hands-On Math Workshop on September 22

Come learn a variety of hands-on mathematics activities that were presented at the 2012 National Council of Teacher of Mathematics Annual meeting in Philadelphia, PA this summer.  Registration for this free workshop begins at 8:45 am on Saturday, 9/22 in the 2nd floor rotunda on the USFSM campus.  Workshop runs from 9 am-noon.

Don’t Laugh at Me! Creating Climates of Respect.

On Thursday, September 20th at 5:00 pm, Dr. Terry Osborn,  Dean of the USFSM College of Education, will address the critical issue of bullying, both inside and outside of the school environment.  This free presentation will cover creative strategies that make it possible to foster positive educational environments so all children have the opportunity to learn.  Open to all educators, parents, administrators, health care professionals, and other school support staff, this is one you should not miss!  Location:  USFSM’s instructional site in North Port at 5920 Pan American Blvd.  To RSVP, call Jenna Thiel at 941-426-7330 or go to http://goo.gl/oACCY  See you there!

Take a Musical Trip Back in Time: Liverpool Legends Concerts Come to Town!

Purchase tickets now for the Liverpool Legends Beatles Tribute band coming to the 3 counties in October. You can go to liverpoollegends.com or if you want to go to the Booker concert, go to the school’s website directly: tickets@vpabooker.com. The Booker concert is on the Saturday, Oct. 6th. The other two are Oct. 3 (Manatee HS) and Oct. 4 (Northport HS). Students can get tickets for $10 — all events start at 7:00.