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1.  2018 IA Call for Proposals

Posted 13 days ago
Dear Colleagues,

This is a reminder that the International Assembly is calling for propsals for its 2018 annual conference in Chicago, IL, on November 30, Friday.

For details, please visit our website: 

All proposals are due 11:59 p.m. EST, April 30, 2018. Please consider signing up as our proposal reviewers and/or discussion facilitators. 

Free feel to let me know if you have any questions.

Jing Williams, Ph.D.
Program Chair, IA
Assistant Professor
University of South Dakota
Vermillion, SD 57069

2.  RE: 2018 IA Call for Proposals

Posted 7 days ago
Hi Dr. Williams...

I'm currently the director of curriculum and other things at the Chiang Mai International School in Chiang Mai Thailand. We have a pretty large regional group of international school called the East Asia Regional Council of School (EARCOS) they hold a couple of large scale conferences every year and provide schools with grant money for professional development opportunities.

I've been a member of NCSS for quite awhile and have benefited greatly from their publications and journals. In fact, I presented at NCSS in Seattle in 2012 (wow, that was awhile ago)...

Anyway...quick question:

I could have sworn that NCSS had an international conference at one point? I'm I making that up? Do they and I can't find the information? I ask because an international NCSS Conference could be quite popular in this region and would be highly attended. Plus, we'd love to host...

Any information would be greatly appreciated.



Chris Capadona
Director of Learning and Curriculum
Chiang Mai International School
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Learning Consultant
American International School Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam