October 27-29, 2020

International School of Tomorrow Online Fall Educators’ Convention

We are glad to welcome teachers, school administrators, and parents to take part in the Fall Educators’ Convention organized by the International School of Tomorrow which is the center for the School of Tomorrow curriculum in the CIS and Baltic countries.

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About the event

International School of Tomorrow online Fall Educators’ Convention in Moscow.

We are glad to welcome teachers, school administrators, and parents to take part in the International School of Tomorrow Online Fall Educators’ Convention.

As always, we are glad to welcome our dear guests from all over Russia, the CIS, and Baltic countries. How could it be a truly international forum without our overseas attendees?! Representatives from the USA, the Philippines, Canada, Zimbabwe, Nigeria and a number of other countries will join us online to share their rich experience of using the School of Tomorrow program in various parts of our vast planet !!!

The online Fall Educators Convention is a great opportunity to discuss ways of using our courses as a tool for teaching English to young learners. We will also cover Learning Center procedures for middle school and high school.














Program

October 27

08.00-08.15

Online Fall Educators’ Convention 2020 Opening

08.15-09.00

Seize the day in the time of Uncertainty

by Len Stolyarchuk

09.00-09.10

Break

09.10-10.00 (Track # 1)

Basic principles of working with parents in bilingual education

by Julie Benedik

09.10-10.00 (Track # 2)

Pandemic 2.0 and school: to be or not to be

by Olga Stolyarchuk

09.10-10.00 (Track # 3)

When Rules Change In The Middle Of The Game

by Erich Santos

October 27

15.00-15.50

30 years with the School of Tomorrow. Historical insights. Technological breaks-through

by Duane Howard

15.50-16.00

Break

16.00-16.50 (Track # 1)

RSC online: gains and losses

by Len Stolyarchuk and Vladimir Nikolsky

16.00-16.50 (Track #3)

Experiences and Outcomes from Virtual Learning Centers in Asia

by Penny and George Olson

October 28

08.00-08.15

Opening of the day

08.15-09.00

How to Remain Effective

by Steve Ballinger

09.10-10.00 (Track #1)

Preschool bilingual: keeping your students linguistically afloat

by Dmitry Naumenko

09.10-10.00 (Track #2)

Online lesson in offline school

by Alexey Khlopikov

09.10-10.00 (Track #3)

Dramatizing Your Learning!

by David Jordan

09.00-09.10

Break

October 28

15.00-15.50 (Track #1)

Speaking English online

by Natalie Stafeeva and
Nina Babukhina

15.00-15.50 (Track #2)

Resources and peculiarities of distance in primary school

by Olga Soboleva

15.00-15.50 (Track #3)

School of tomorrow around the globe! New opportunities and technologies

by Melody Kirkland and Len Stolyarchuk

15.50-16.00

Break

16.00-16.50 (Track #1)

Bilingual portfolio: seizing your educational opportunities 2.0

Владимир Никольский

16.00-16.50 (Track #2)

Resources and peculiarities of distance in primary school

by Olga Soboleva

16.00-16.50 (Track #3)

American Diploma: seizing your educational opportunities!

by Patricia Gilbey and Steven Hoots

October 29

08.00-08.10

Opening of the day

08.10-09.00

Live Life Abundantly

by Graham Yoko

09.00-09.10

Break

09.10-10.00 (Track #1)

Zoom opportunities for your lessons

by Sergey Berlin

09.10-10.00 (Track #2)

InterACTIVE history lesson in superACTIVE school

by Tatiana Serova

09.10-10.00 (Track #3)

TED-ED Club: Contemporary Public Speaking Skill

by Anna Mara

October 29

15.00-15.50 (Track #1)

Language development games for students of all levels

by Julie Stolyarchuk

15.00-15.50 (Track #3)

E-curriculum: lifehacks and tips

Truong Ly

15.50-16.00

Break

16.00-17.00

Panel Discussion

17.00-17:10

Online Fall Educators’ Convention 2020 Closinn

Our speakers - are representatives from Russia, the USA, South Africa, and school principals using the School of Tomorrow curriculum.





Dr. Len Stolyarchuk
Owner/CEO of the International School of Tomorrow in Russia. Dr. Stolyarchuk has been the coordinator of the School of Tomorrow program in the CIS and Baltic countries since 1996. He oversees the work of more than 80 schools in Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Georgia and Estonia. He regularly speaks at teacher and student forums for the international community of schools involved in the School of Tomorrow program in the USA, Great Britain, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Singapore, Brazil and the Philippines.
He holds the honorary title of Doctor of Computer Science and Management from IAISB.






Olga Stolyarchuk
Vice-Principal of the International School of Tomorrow in educational work. Mrs. Stolyarchuk has been a member of the ISOT team since 1993. She oversees the work of the school staff in the Russian state curriculum for on-campus and online education. She also coordinates the implementation and development of distance learning technologies with individual students and educational partners.





J. Duane Howard
Vice-President Accelerated Christian Education





Melody Kirkland
Executive Director Global Advancement





Pat Gilbey
General Manager of Academic Programs at ACE School of Tomorrow
Studies National Christian Counselor Association (N.C.C.A.) at Institute for Counselor Development





Steven Hoots
Lighthouse Christian Academy Academic Counselor





Steve Ballinger
was a Pastor for 20 years and had a Christian School using the School of Tomorrow curriculum and program for over 15 years. In 2001 his tenure with School of Tomorrow began on the field as a Ministry Representative. He was instrumental in starting over 375 schools in that first 8 years of service on the field.
He now oversees many facets of the ministry from School Services and Development to Customer Service. He has also been a keynote speaker for School of Tomorrow around the world. His years of service on the field and in house allows him to speak from his Pastoral heart to us today.







Erich Santos
Pastor Erich took up Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Visual Communication at the University of the Philippines. He took up graduate Studies at the Asian Theological Seminary. He is a graduate of the Haggai Institute Singapore in 1995.
He into fulltime ministry in 1983 and is one of the founding members of Jesus’ Flock Church where he continues to serve as the Associate Pastor.
He is the Pastor-Administrator of Jesus’ Flock Academy in Marikina City and currently serves as the Deputy Director of School of Tomorrow® Philippines.







Graham Yoko
CEO Accelerated Education Enterprises (AEE)






Olga Soboleva
has authored her own system of developmental and educational techniques for children and runs the Olga Soboleva School, an international online school for the study of Russian; she has written many educational children’s storybooks, coursebooks, teacher’s books, dictionaries and reference books. Among them is “The Rainbow of Speech”, which has touched the lives of many children, and “The new alphabet book for pre-schoolers and first-graders” that is loved by teachers and parents alike. She runs training programs for educators and parents, works closely with OBRUCH magazine, which specializes in preschool and elementary school education, and has been successfully implementing her programs in bilingual settings.







Julia Benedik

Vice-Principal of the International School of Tomorrow.
Mrs. Benedik has been working at the International School of Tomorrow since its opening over 20 years ago. She leads numerous projects organized by the school and speaks at annual seminars and trainings for school principals and teachers in the CIS and Baltic countries. Julia Benedik is the head specialist in presenting the work of the individualized bilingual education system in diplomatic circles of the international community of Moscow. She is also a leading expert on international accreditation.







Vladimir Nikolsky
Teacher and methodologist of the International School of Tomorrow.
Vladimir Nikolsky first started working with the School of Tomorrow program in 1992 at secondary school No. 17 in Vladimir City. Since 2000, he has been working at the International School of Tomorrow. His students are multiple participants and winners of regional, European and international competitions. At present, he is directly involved in organizing training courses for teachers based on the School of Tomorrow program. He also oversees the Iowa Assessments in schools in the CIS and Baltic countries.







Anna Mara
Vice Principal of the International School of Tomorrow in non-academic activities.
She comes from a teaching dynasty and is an English teacher, head of children’s and pedagogical projects and forums (Oleg Mityaev’s Children's Studio “Bright Future”, Children and Youth Territory of the Ilmen Festival “Republic of the Future”, International Association of Extra-Curricular Education Teachers “Children Deserve Our Best”). At The International School of Tomorrow, she oversees the student council and non-academic subject development in the CIS and Baltic countries.








Natalia Stafeeva
Vice principal of the International School of Tomorrow.
Natalia Stafeeva has been working at the International School for over 20 years. She organizes numerous projects in the school and also speaks at annual seminars and trainings for school principals and teachers in the CIS and Baltic countries. Natalia Stafeeva is the head specialist of the school in academics and teaching ESL in various forms (including online and part-time education). She is also one of the main experts in school organization and management.








David Jordan
Supervisor of International School of Tomorrow, Moscow, Russia
David Jordan was a Supervisor for Teacher's Training and an ABC's Supervisor in Nigeria, West Africa. Was an Elemetary class supervisor in Seoul, South Korea. Oversaw the implementation of the ACE program in Santiago, Chile and also launched ACE's ESL program in various locations throughout the city. Conducted Supervisor's Training and oversaw the ACE program in an international school in Bangkok, Thailand. Was a Supervisor of a multi-grade classroom and oversaw the homeschool department at a private school in Michigan City, Indiana, USA. Former ACE Global Development Regional Director for CIS/Baltic States, Europe, and South Africa. Attended an ACE school and also the ACE International Institute.






Julie Stolyarchuk

Linguist and teacher (MSLU 2011). Julia Stolyarchuk has been conducting IELTS and TOEFL exam preparation courses at the International School of Tomorrow since 2012. She is a holder of TKT and CPE certificates, and studies and implements current approaches and methods of teaching foreign languages to teens and adults, as well as CPD opportunities for English teachers.







Alexey Khlopikov

Experienced teacher and head of the methodological association of the natural science cycle in the International School of Tomorrow on-campus and online courses. He has been working in the field of education for over 10 years and has extensive experience in teaching math and science online. He has a responsible attitude to his duties, the desire to demonstrate methodological skills in his activities, the the ability to be creative in solving a variety of pedagogical problems. Focuses on creating positive motivation for children to study the subject.






Dmitry Naumenko

Preschool teacher at International School of Tomorrow.
He is an honorary knight of the military-historical club Arme, as well as a specialist in the field of early development of children. He is a trained Montessori teacher for children aged 0-3 and 3-6, and a mentor in Christian children's camps.






Tatyana Serova

Teacher of history and social studies at International School of Tomorrow.
Tatyana Ivanovna has been working at the International School for 12 years, 11 of them in the distance education department, from the very beginning of its opening. She is a member of the EU-Russia Cooperation Program EuropeAid Tacis 2005 / 106-521, an active participant in the annual seminars and trainings organized by the school, and Fall Conventions. Tatyana Ivanovna - comes from a teaching dynasty and is a teacher of the highest category. She is a specialist in the preparing high school students for the state final certification in history and social science.



Feedback


"Last year we were happy to meet our friends from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Moldova. That was the time for professional growth, spiritual enrichment and pleasant communication. Our school holds such conferences annually and we invite all our colleagues to visit them. We believe that it will help us to change the world for the better. Joint communication allows us to use the School of Tomorrow program more effectively and to adapt it to our conditions and the legislation".

Leonid Stolyarchuk

Leonid Stolyarchuk

International School of Tomorrow, Moscow, Russia

"We often speak about the need of high intellectual and educational level of our children, but at the same time the teachers have to correspond to this level, too. Participation in that kind of conferences allow our teachers to grow in this direction".

Victoria Kurmoyartzeva

Victoria Kurmoyartzeva

Children's Academy, Chisinau, Moldova

"Participation at Fall Educators' Convention gives us new positive emotions. We meet our colleagues from different schools. And I hope that we will come here every year".

Sergey Yaroslavtzev

Sergey Yaroslavtzev

Gymnasium # 94, Ekaterinburg, Russia

"School of Tomorrow won my heart many years ago. That is the new type of school, and it will be the leading one in the future. Every time I come here I feel joy in my soul, because in Moscow I meet my friends. Those conferences are the real blessing for all of us, especially for the newcomers".

Tatiana Blagodareva

Tatiana Blagodareva

School # 145, Ekaterinburg, Russia

"Для меня главным мотивом приезда в Москву является эмоциональная подзарядка. Я очень благодарна Международной школе завтрашнего дня и программе Школа завтрашнего дня, что они позволяют мне расти как преподавателю и воплощать свои таланты. Мне понравился новый формат осенней конференции. Рада, что везу домой новый курс ABC for English Learners".

Екатерина Кондрашина

Екатерина Кондрашина

ЧУВК «Вересень», Харьков, Украина

"Мы всегда с нетерпением ждём наступления осени потому, что в этот время в Москве мы встречаемся со своими коллегами из разных регионов. Участие в конференции помогает нам понять, что программа по-настоящему работает, и то, что мы на правильном пути".

Галина Бурлакова

Галина Бурлакова

лицей # 17, Владимир, Россия

"Такие конференции мотивируют нас на достижение поставленных целей и конечного результата. Я благодарна Международной школе завтрашнего дня за то, что её представители постоянно делятся своим опытом, это очень помогает в нашей повседневной работе».

Татьяна Бессонова

Татьяна Бессонова

гимназия «Грэйс», Всеволожск, Россия

Детский и семейный психолог, автор статей психологической тематики. Автор и ведущая развивающих программ для детей разных возрастов, а также групп психологической поддержки для родителей педагогов. Самые любимые ученики – very young learners, поэтому в ISOT работает в preschool. «Я люблю, когда работа дарит радость и вдохновение, даёт возможность проявить творчество, как ученикам, так и педагогам». Свободное время провожу с семьёй, обожаю путешествовать, читать и танцевать.

Евгения Николаевна Рубина

Евгения Николаевна Рубина

Детский и семейный психолог

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Prices

Individual participation (includes presentation files and certificate of participation) - 2000 rubles
School participation (includes presentation files and certificate of participation) - 5000 rubles

Welcome!

The online Fall Educators Convention is a great opportunity to discuss ways of using our courses as a tool for teaching English to young learners. We will also cover Learning Center procedures for middle school and high school because following all the fundamental steps of the program is key to your students’ success and the reputation of your school! Still have doubts?! Feel free to join us online! You won’t regret it!

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