MAGNET-RELATED Conferences

To help you stay up-to-date on education events around the country, the MSAP Center offers this list of conferences. To learn more, click on the link at the end of a description to go to the sponsoring organization’s website.

Frontiers in Education Conference

Organization: Frontiers in Education
Date: October 18–21, 2017
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Description: The 47th Annual Frontiers in Education (FIE) Conference is an  international conference focusing on educational innovations and research in engineering and computing education. Sessions are related to educational issues in electrical and computer engineering, energy engineering, software engineering, computing and informatics, engineering design, and in other engineering disciplines. This is an engineering education conference for all. FIE 2017 continues a long tradition of disseminating results in these areas. It is a forum for sharing ideas, learning about developments and interacting with colleagues in these fields. Learn More

iNACOL Symposium 2017

Organization: International Association for K-12 Online Learning
Date: October 23–25, 2017
Location: Orlando, FL
Description: Attendees will find unprecedented networking opportunities and gain access to expertise, analysis, and trends in competency-based, blended and online education. Through thought-provoking sessions and information sharing, these leaders shape the future of education. The symposium includes more than 200 sessions, each with a specific track to guide attendees toward sessions that fit their unique professional learning needs. Learn More

Growing Powerful Students: Mathematics as a GPS to Empower All.

Organization: California Mathematics Council
Date: October 27–28, 2017
Location: Palm Springs, CA
Description: This is the 58th Annual CMC-South Mathematics Conference. There are more than 280 sessions offered by top mathematics educators. You can learn the latest about upcoming standardized assessments and how to implement the new California Standards for Mathematics in your classroom. There are sessions geared toward STEM learning, College and Career Readiness, and technology. Learn innovative teaching strategies from the best mathematics leaders. Learn More

Cue 2017 Fall Conference

Organization: Cue Powerful Learning
Date: October 27–28, 2017
Location: American Canyon, CA
Description: A nonprofit educational corporation founded in 1978, Cue's goal is to inspire innovative learners in all disciplines from preschool through college. With an active current membership of thousands of educational professionals, CUE supports many regional affiliates and Learning Networks. Educators, technology coordinators, TOSAs, administrators, and those who are looking to see how technology can support student achievement. Many sessions and vendors (partners) will be of special value to those involved in Title I, School Improvement Program, Data and Assessment, Future Ready, English Language Development, Special Needs, and GATE.? Hundreds of teachers, administrators, students, parents, and other professionals will attend the two-day conference. Learn More

2017 Conference on Educational Leadership

Organization: ASCD
Date: October 27–29, 2017
Location: Orlando, FL
Description: During this conference participants will to hear from experts, share ideas, connect with top leaders from around the world, and reflect on theirr own leadership performance. Learn more

The National Consortium of Secondary STEM Schools Professional Conference

Organization: NCSSS
Date: November 1–4, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: NCSSS is made up of the top STEM high schools throughout the country. The NCSSS Professional Conference is the premier event for educators in secondary schools with STEM. No other event draws as many administrators, counselors, principals and teachers. Program sessions are focused on six key strands: Administration, Computer science, Humanities, Math, Science and engineering, and Wellness. The Conference offers a chance to gain a well-rounded perspective of STEM education or to immerse yourself in your particular field with sessions for everyone from teachers to administrators to counselors. Lean More

NAME 27th Annual International Conference

Organization: National Association for Multicultural Education
Date: November 1–5, 2017
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Description: This year's conference theme is Re-Imagining Multicultural Education in Changing Times.

In these times of change locally and globally those who advocate for and work toward greater equity and social justice in education must strengthen their resolve to act on behalf of students. We are forced to ask what is the role of Multicultural Education and its educators in times of great challenge?

The 27th Annual International Conference of the National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME) will provide a forum for practitioners, researchers, community activists, and policymakers to engage in dialogue, share research, and offer workable solutions to the issues we face in education. It is vital for everyone to participate in this important work in K-12 schools, universities, communities and every space where learning occurs to ensure that we build a better world where all children can thrive. The NAME 2017 conference, in Salt Lake City provides an opportunity for thought provoking exchange, renewed vision and taking action on issues affecting all aspects of diversity and social inequities experienced by students in their learning contexts. Learn more

Leadership Academy 2017

Organization: International Center for Leadership in Education
Date: November 3–5, 2017
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Strengthen your instructional leadership skills that will transform teaching and empower the next generation of thinkers, leaders, and innovators. Sessions will focus on: building learning mindsets, digital leadership and learning, instructional leadership and excellence, and equality and cultural relevance. Learn More

Annual Conference for Middle Level Education

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: November 5–8, 2017
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Description: This is a valuable national professional development opportunity for any type of educator who works with grades 5-9: The Annual Conference for Middle Level Education. This is an opportunity to learn how to improve instruction and increase student engagement and success in your schools. Learn more

Annual Conference for Middle Level Education

Organization: Annual Conference for Middle Level Education
Date: November 6–8, 2017
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Description: It's a fact! Everybody learns differently. That is why AMLE has created a multifaceted conference to meet the needs of every educator—no matter how they learn. Included: various session types and styles, one-on-one discussions with the leaders in education, One-on-one discussions with the leaders in education, networking opportunities, technology explained and explored throughout the conference, and more. Join for three days of innovation, creativity, and inspiration at the 44th Annual Conference for Middle Level Education. Learn More

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