The Deloris A. Spear Center for Excellence in Teaching at The International School aims to serve as the hub for educational innovation and professional learning in the Pacific Northwest. Located in beautiful downtown Portland, Oregon, the Center hosts workshops and conferences with world-renowned educators to support not only our own TIS community but also international educators from the Portland area and beyond. In addition to hosting conferences and workshops, the Center provides opportunities for educators from TIS and outside to come together and share best practices in international education, as well as work to develop a network of highly skilled educators who are invested in international education.
August 17, 2020
For the first time ever, Kath Murdoch, Stephanie Harvey, and Kimberly Mitchell are coming together to provide an interactive virtual experience on how to how to beautifully craft inquiry-based elementary and early childhood classrooms.
The Global Collaborative and Lynn Cuccaro
May 17-18 & August 21-22, 2019
The Learning Square and Anne van Dam
May 17-18, 2019
August 20-22 & October 12, 2018
January 22, 2019
August 20, 2018
October 13-15, 2017