Professor Linda Darling-Hammond To Give Keynote Address

Professor Linda Darling-Hammond

Professor Linda Darling-Hammond

Middle College National Consortium is pleased to announce that Professor Linda Darling-Hammond, the renowned Stanford University educator, will give the keynote address at MCNC’s 21st annual Winter Principals’ Leadership Conference. She will be available for a question and answer session subsequent to her keynote address. Professor Darling-Hammond is renowned for her work on school restructuring, teacher quality, and educational equity. In 2006 Professor Darling-Hammond was named one of the nation’s ten most influential people affecting educational policy for her work, What Matters Most: Teaching for America’s Future, that led to sweeping changes in teaching and teacher education. She created the Stanford Educational Leadership Institute and the School Redesign Network.

The MCNC Winter Principals’ Leadership Conference will be held from February 14-16, 2013 at the Newport Beach Hyatt Regency. This conference is open to, and appropriate for, all Middle and Early College High School leaders (both official and unofficial), non-Middle College small school leaders, school district staff, personnel from educational organizations, and college personnel involved in education.

The MCNC Winter Principals’ Leadership Conference is a perfect match with Professor Darling-Hammond’s experience. Her policy work has been a game changer. For those people desiring to learn more about the conference, or register, please visit the MCNC website site at: http://www.mcnc.us.