Achieving Equity and Opportunity: Access to Quality Learning Through Tiered Supports. June 21-22, 2017.
Picture of Utah Valley Convention Center in Provo, Utah
Dr. Tiffany Anderson; Superintendent, Topeka, Kansas. Leadership and Equity: Accountability in Action. 'We often hear about school districts that struggle with high poverty, low test scores and budget problems. But one district has faced all of these and achieved remarkable results. In just over three years, Superintendent Tiffany Anderson...has lead a dramatic turnaround in one of the worst-performing systems in Missouri.'
Linda Gojak; President, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), 2012-2014. Visible Learning In Mathematics. 'To be truly prepared to do the work called for in the 21st century, whether in a STEM field or in the work of everday life, students must be able to reason about the world around them. The [Core Standards in Mathematics] call for understanding and reasoning to be a part of each child's mathematical education. We cannot afford to miss such an opportunity.'
Featured Speakers. Margaret Heritage, Formative Assessment; Amanda Vanderheyden, MTSS / Mathematics; Margo Izzo, Post-school Transition; Mary Louise Hemmeter, Preschool.

Travel & Lodging Information

Conference Venue:
Utah Valley Convention Center, Provo, Utah
220 West Center Street, Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 801-851-2200

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This map is two pages and due to developments downtown, it may change so please check back again for updates.

From Salt Lake
Take Interstate 15 South, take Center Street Exit 265 toward Provo, and stay straight to go onto Center Street. The Convention Center will be on the left.

From Saint George
Take Interstate 15 North toward Salt Lake, take Center Street Exit 265 toward Provo and stay straight to go onto Center Street. The Convention Center will be on the left.

Provo Airport, Allegiant Air
Located minutes from the Utah Valley Convention Center, the Provo Airport now offers direct flights to and from Los Angeles (LAX), Oakland/San Francisco (OAK), and Phoenix/Mesa (AZA) through Allegiant Air.

Salt Lake International Airport
Located 45 miles North of Provo. Short & long term parking are available. The Salt Lake International Airport also offers rental car services on the lower level of the airport. A large selection of dining options is available while awaiting your flights.

Public Transportation
By Train: The Utah Valley Convention Center is located 6 blocks north of the FrontRunner Provo Central Station on Freedom Blvd in between Center Street and 100 North. Buses are available from Provo Central Station to the Utah Valley Convention Center. Please check with www.rideuta.com for Routes and Schedules.

By Bus: The Utah Valley Convention Center is located in Downtown Provo which is accessible by many different bus lines. The UVCC is located directly on the routes of some of the main bus lines to Downtown Provo. Please check with www.rideuta.com for Routes and Schedules.

Conference Hotels


Provo Marriott
UMTSS 2017
Government Employee

801-377-4700
Government Attendees Rate - Government Issued ID Required at check-in
Booking Code: None
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Provo Marriott
UMTSS 2017
Standard

801-377-4700
Non-Government Attendees Rate
Booking Code: None
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Courtyard Marriott Provo
UMTSS 2017

801-373-2222
Booking Code: None
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SpringHill Suites
UMTSS 2017

801-373-0073
Booking Code: None
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