Event Details

This event took place on March 11, 2016. For full videos from the event and downloads of presentations or handouts, go here.

March 11, 2016 | Omni Shoreham, Washington, D.C

Leaders To Learn From 2016 is your chance to join more than 150 of America’s most influential education leaders. Discover how they find and implement effective solutions to the challenges facing today’s districts. Keynote Speaker Carol Dweck

 

Featured Speakers

Carol Dweck, Lewis and Virginia Eaton professor of psychology, Stanford University, and author of “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.”
Join renowned psychologist and author Carol Dweck for a keynote discussion on how growth mindset practices can work in the classroom, and throughout school systems, to help support educational success.

John B. King, Jr., the acting U.S. Secretary of Education joins Education Week‘s Editor-in-Chief Virginia B. Edwards for a discussion of where the Obama administration’s final year of K-12 education priorities will lead.

 

 

Location

Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C.
Leaders to Learn From 2016 will be held at the elegant and historic Omni Shoreham Hotel at 2500 Calvert Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20008. A reduced room rate of $229 plus taxes per night is available for Leaders To Learn From attendees. Call 202-234-0700 to reserve your room by February 8, 2016.
For those flying into Washington, D.C., the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is located just 7 miles the from the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

 

EDUCATION LEADER ATTENDEE Your Rate Regular Rate Your Savings
District Administrators, University Faculty, Government Personnel, etc.
Online Registration Discount—Expires Mar. 5 $895 $1295 $400
INDUSTRY LEADER ATTENDEE Your Rate Regular Rate Your Savings
Product & Service Providers, Consultants, Professional Associations, etc.
Online Registration Discount—Expires Mar. 5 $1495 $1895 $400

Groups of two or more save $100 on each registration.

When will you get another chance to come together with America’s leading educators as peers to discover immediate, actionable opportunities to make districts, schools and day-to-day operations work more effectively? Register for Leaders To Learn From 2016 today.

*Questions about registration? Contact us here.


Diamond Sponsors:Renaissance Learning     Scholstic EducationMeasured Progress
Gold Sponsor:TurnItIn     Curriculum Associates
Event Sponsor:Edgenuity     American Reading Company     It's Learning
Welcome Reception Sponsor:Pearson

Produced with support from The Wallace Foundation, at www.wallacefoundation.org

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2015 Agenda

7:15 a.m.–8:00 a.m.
Networking Breakfast
Join for breakfast with leaders who work in the fields of most interest to you. There’ll be tables for parent engagement, school climate, ed tech, and more!

8:00 a.m.–8:25 a.m.
Welcome, Introductions, and Recognition Presentation
Recognition of the work of 8 of the 15—2015 Leaders To Learn From selected by Education Week.

8:25 a.m.–8:40 a.m.
Breakouts—Meet the Leaders
First 8 Leaders will go to their subject matter tables located throughout the room to discuss with attendees their “Focus of Strength” and to answer any questions attendees have. (Attendees will be encouraged to find their table of interest based on the map of the room provided in the program).

8:40 a.m.–9:10 a.m.
Recognition Presentation Concludes
Recognition of the work of our final 7 Leaders To Learn From.

9:10 a.m.–9:35 a.m
Breakouts—Meet the Leaders
Second group of Leaders will go to their subject matter tables located throughout the room to discuss with attendees their “Focus of Strength” and to answer any questions attendees have.

9:35 a.m.–10:05 a.m.
District Leader Snapshots
(A selection of 2015 Leaders will come to the stage with their reporters and discuss their “Focus of Strength.”)

10:05 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Midmorning Networking Break

10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
“Three Keys for Maximizing Leadership Impact”
Michael Fullan, education leadership author and expert, and former minister of education, Canada (2003–2013).

11:30 a.m.–12:00 a.m.
District Leader Snapshots
(A selection of 2015 Leaders will come to the stage with their reporters and discuss their “Focus of Strength”).

12:00 a.m.– 12:30 p.m.
“Ask the ED”
Join in a Department of Education Lightning Round featuring Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Deborah S. Delisle other Department of Education leadership who will take your questions.

12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Networking Luncheon
Uninterrupted time to mingle with those you’ve met at your tables and at the various tables set up throughout the room during our break-outs.

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