Learning Together Conference 2017 has ended

Master Schedule - Scroll down to see the Breakout Sessions

8:00-8:15 Welcome from Dr. Lancaster in PAC
8:15-8:30 Mary Patin Introduction in PAC
8:30-9:30 Dr. Robert Dillon Keynote in PAC
9:40-10:40 Breakout Session #1
10:50-11:50 Breakout Session #2
11:50-1:25 Lunch on your own
1:30-2:30 Breakout Session #3
2:45-3:45 Breakout Session #4

8:30-9:30 Breakout Session #5
9:40-10:40 Breakout Session #6
10:50-11:50 Breakout Session #7
11:50-1:25 Lunch on your own
1:30-2:50 Campus Reflective Conversations with Principals
3:00-3:30 Mary Patin Closing Session in PAC 

  • Hashtag #LearningTogether2017
  • Follow LT Curriculum on Twitter @LTCurriculum
  • Information Center (Lost and Found) located in Room M101.
  • Mother’s room - for those that need privacy you can go to the Nurse Office located in the LTHS Annex.
  • Handouts and Presentations are uploaded inside of Sched this year. 
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Tara Banton

Lake Travis ISD
Humanities Instructional Coach
Austin, TX
Tara (pronounced Tar-a) is a Humanities Instructional Coach primarily supporting LTHS while continuing to oversee the vertical alignment of ELA 6-12 and related training as well as consulting middle school ELA in tandem with Dana Schrader when required. Prior to becoming a coach, Tara taught 14 years and served as English Department Chair at LTHS. Tara's teaching experience ranges from working with struggling writers and at-risk students to teaching Humanities, on-level English 1, 2, and 4, Pre-AP English 1, and AP English 4. Her range of professional experience includes designing, coaching, and implementing authentic learning, and writing curriculum and materials, leading vertical alignment, designing and delivering professional development, and mentoring. Tara holds a Masters of Educational Administration as well as Principal Certification. Tara has two children who are adulting very well as well as a small, sweet dog. She is enjoys writing, painting, and being outside hiking and camping when the weather is fine.