Learning Beyond The Horizon

December 2-6, 2017 Orlando, FL

THE learning conference!

Learning Forward’s Annual Conference puts your learning at the forefront! Join colleagues, inspiring practitioners, and thought leaders in Orlando. Find answers to your most pressing teaching and learning challenges here.

Fill your toolbox

Return home from this conference with strategies for strengthening learning systems and solid practices for leading capacity-building efforts at all levels. Your network of peers will expand to include learning leaders from around the world.

Keynote Speakers

Fernando Reimers

Fernando Reimers

Ford Foundation Professor of the Practice in International Education

Harvard University

Kaya Henderson

Kaya Henderson

Former Chancellor

DC Public Schools

Hahrie Han

Anton Vonk Associate Professor

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Who should attend

  • Central office administrators
  • Superintendents
  • Policymakers and decision makers
  • Teacher leaders/Coaches
  • School-based teams
  • Principals/Assistant principals
  • Technical assistance providers

The content you need

Choose from more than 300 concurrent sessions addressing the most pressing issues for education leaders including improving instruction, social-emotional learning, culturally responsive pedagogy, applying data-driven decision making, understanding professional development redesign, developing leadership capacity, learning facilitation skills, supporting new teachers and principals, implementing effective school improvement, and much more.

Hotel and travel

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort serves as conference central this year. Just moments away from Walt Disney World, the resort offers a beautiful backdrop for learning and reflection. The Orlando area offers world-class attractions, yet another reason to make the trip.

Book your hotel today – special conference rates are available now!

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What others are saying

The opportunities to connect with others engaged in the same work were fantastic. These connections will help with our ongoing professional learning design and evaluation work.

—Krista Marshall

Learning Forward has built a foundation of professional excellence and it is this foundation that supports so many professionals who strive daily to pursue teaching and learning excellence in our schools.

—Dean Lindquist

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