Event Details

March 30-31, 2017 | The Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C.

Join more than 200 of America’s most influential leaders from every area of K-12 education. Discover how the next class of Leaders To Learn From honorees have discovered and implemented effective solutions to the challenges facing today’s districts.

 

Featured Sessions

“Follow the Leaders”—Join the Leaders To Learn From honorees of your choice for a chance to pick their brains; each will be ready to talk about his or her area of expertise.

“Ed Talks!”—Hear from alumni leaders about their leadership transitions in a myriad of district roles.

District Leaders Snapshots—A selection of 2017’s Leaders take the stage with Education Week reporters for a deeper dive into their stories of challenges and solutions.

Location

The Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C.
The Mayflower Hotel, located at 1127 Connecticut Ave, NW, blends historic tradition with modern luxury and has been a vibrant social hub in Washington, D.C. since opening in 1925. A reduced room rate of $289 plus taxes per night is available for Leaders To Learn From attendees. Call 202-347-3000 to reserve your room.

For those flying into Washington, D.C., the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is only 5 miles from the Mayflower Hotel. For those taking Amtrak, Union Station is just 2 miles from the Mayflower Hotel.

 

EDUCATION LEADER ATTENDEE Your Rate Regular Rate Your Savings
District Administrators, University Faculty, Government Personnel, etc.
Summer Registration Discount—Expires Sept. 1 $595 $1295 $700
INDUSTRY LEADER ATTENDEE Your Rate Regular Rate Your Savings
Product & Service Providers, Consultants, Professional Associations, etc.
Summer Registration Discount—Expires Sept. 1 $1195 $1895 $700

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 2017 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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