SSTAGE, in Partnership with the Georgia Department of Education presents,

The SSTAGE Fall Conference | RTI In The Trenches

September 12, 2019 at Anderson Conference Center: 5171 Eisenhower Pkwy
Macon, Georgia

Conference Speaker: Pat Quinn, The RTI Guy

About the Presentation:

This presentation will show you step-by-step how to implement RTI at your school. From progress monitoring to choosing interventions. Pat Quinn knows exactly where teachers struggle and where you can get the most student improvement in the fastest about of time. Pat Quinn also recognizes that the key to implementing RTI successfully at ANY school is Outstanding Tier One Full Class Instruction. This presentation will include the five steps you can take to ensure all teachers deliver high-quality instruction to all students, so your higher tiers do not become overwhelmed and ineffective.

About the Presenter:

Pat Quinn is known nationally as “The RTI Guy”. He is the author of the nation’s most popular RTI newsletter with over 55,000 subscribers. Mr. Quinn’s bestselling book, Ultimate RTI: Everything a Teacher Needs to Know to Implement RTI is filled with concrete strategies and techniques that can be implemented the next day. Mr. Quinn has taught at the elementary, middle and high school level. Each year educators around the country improve their teaching, renew their passion, and lengthen their careers as they hear Pat Quinn speak about closing the achievement gap and meeting the needs of all students!

Registration includes:

  • Access to Follow-up Online Training by Pat Quinn for Each School with an Attendee, a $1000 value
  • A Copy of Pat Quinn’s Book: Ultimate RTI: Everything a Teacher Needs to Know to Implement RTI
  • Continental Breakfast, Catered Lunch and Morning and Afternoon Snacks
  • SSTAGE Membership

Registration Fees

  • SSTAGE Member Registrant $175.00
  • SSTAGE Non-member Registrant $250.00
  • Retired Educator, Full-time Student or Out of State Registrant Contact Joan Whitehead

NOTE: If payment is by check, make it payable to “GAEL/SSTAGE” and mail it to:
P.O. Box 6445
Athens, GA 30604

Session Schedule

  • 7:30-8:30 Registration, Breakfast and Exhibit Area OPEN
  • 8:30-8:40 Welcome by SSTAGE President
  • 8:40-10:00 Morning Session Begins
  • 10:00-10:15 Break - Exhibit Area OPEN
  • 10:15-11:45 Morning Session (Continued)
  • 11:45-12:45 Lunch (Served On Site)
  • 12:45-2:00 Afternoon Session
  • 2:00-2:15 Break - Exhibit Area OPEN
  • 2:15-3:30 Closing Session


The Anderson Conference Center
5171 Eisenhower Pkwy, Suite D
Macon, GA 31206

Hotel Information

Hotel Rate Address Phone
Comfort Inn and Suites Macon West $94 + tax 5000 Harrison Road (478) 621-7977
Hilton Garden Inn $139 + tax 1220 Stadium Drive (478) 741-5527
Sleep Inn West Macon $69 + tax 140 Plantation Inn Drive (478) 476-8111
TownePlace Suites $129 + tax 1550 Mercer University Drive (478) 812-8522

For additional information and answers to questions contact Joan Whitehead

SSTAGE Cancellation Policy

To cancel participation for an event, SSTAGE must receive written notice (contact Joan Whitehead) seven calendar days prior to the scheduled workshop/conference. An administrative fee of $25.00 will be charged for cancellations. Requests for a refund must be received in writing at least seven calendar days prior to the start of the conference and must be addressed to Joan Whitehead. SSTAGE encourages participants to find a substitute. Replacements will be welcome, and there will be no charge to transfer a registration to a colleague for the event. Advance notice of replacements is preferred. If an individual registers and does not attend the event, he/she will be marked as a "no show" and the full conference fees shall apply. Registrants are responsible for payment. Refunds will not be made for “no shows”. Refunds and reimbursements will not be transferable to other workshops or conferences. In the event of inclement weather which may impede or prevent conference attendance, or which may give cause to fully cancel the conference, a credit will be provided to the registrant or school/system. Refunds will not be made for conference cancellations due to severe weather or weather events which may cause the conference to cancel. SSTAGE is not responsible for United States Postal Service mail or electronic mail failures.