Annual Conference 2017: Schedule at a Glance

Annual Conference 2017: Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, November 1 (pre-conference)

7:30 am – 5:00 pm – Registration
8:30 am – 4:30 pm – Board of Directors Meeting
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Government Affairs Committee Meeting
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Welcome Reception at Governor’s Mansion (Open only to registered attendees. No guests. Closed to press. Buses will leave hotel at 5:00 pm. Please bring a government-issued ID with you.)

Thursday, November 2

7:00 am – 5:30 pm – Registration
7:30 am – 8:15 am – Breakfast
8:30 am – 9:15 am – Welcome
9:15 am – 10:30 am – Plenary Session: Fostering Excellence, Equity, Innovation (Featuring Keynote Speakers David Coleman of the College Board and Sal Khan of Khan Academy)
10:30 am – 10:45 am – Break
10:45 am– 11:55 am – Concurrent Session: Rethinking High School
10:45 am– 11:55 am – Concurrent Session: Rethinking Teaching and Learning
10:45 am– 11:55 am – Concurrent Session: Rethinking Leadership
12:05 pm – 1:25 pm – Lunch Session: Public Perceptions on Student Success: Using Data to Close the Gap; Presentation of Friend of Education Award 
1:35 pm – 2:45 pm – Concurrent Session: Effective Interventions for Our Most Vulnerable Students
1:35 pm – 2:45 pm – Concurrent Session: Preparing Early Learning Teachers to Serve Diverse Children
1:35 pm – 2:45 pm – Concurrent Session: Courageous Conversations (Part 1)
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm – Break
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm – Concurrent Session: Equitable, Transparent, and Flexible School Funding: Can It Be Done?
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm – Concurrent Session: Designing Systems of Excellence: Needs Assessment & Interventions
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm – Concurrent Session: Courageous Conversations (Part 2)
4:25 pm – 5:15 pm – Area Meetings (closed to press)
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm – State Night at the World of Coca-Cola (buses leave at 5:30 pm; closed to press)

Friday, November 3

7:30 am – Registration
8:00 am – 8:45 am – Breakfast
9:00 am – 9:30 am – General Session; Presentation of Distinguished Service Awards
9:30 am – 10:45 am – Plenary Session: Leading Innovation to Advance Teaching and Learning 
10:45 am – 11:00 am – Break
11:00 am – 12:15 pm – Concurrent Session: Bold Ideas & Interesting Innovations in ESSA Plans
11:00 am – 12:15 pm – Concurrent Session: Increasing Access to High-Quality Education: Traditional Schools, Charters, and Choice
12:30 pm – 1:45 pm – Lunch; Presentation of Policy Leader of the Year Award
1:45 pm – 5:30 pm – Off Campus Programming: King Center Field Trip
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Focus Group on Charter School Authorizing (closed to press)
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm – NASBE Annual Business Meeting (closed to press)
2:15 pm – 3:30 pm – Joint Session with NCOSEA: When Social Media Becomes an Oxymoron: The Clash Between Free Speech and School Security
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm – State Board Roundtable on ESSA (closed to press)
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Reception and Focus Group: Creating Healthy School Environments (closed to press)

Saturday, November 4

7:00 am – Registration
7:30 am – 8:45 am – Breakfast Session; Presentation of David Kysilko Award
9:00 am – 10:00 am – Keynote with Dr. Pedro Noguera on Excellence through Equity
10:15 am – 11:45 am – Plenary Session: Reenvisioning Success for Students and Schools
11:45 am – 12:15 pm – NASBE Town Hall

 

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