Conference Overview

The 2019 conference will begin with pre-conference sessions on Saturday and Sunday, December 7-8.

A welcome reception and affiliate networking will be held on Sunday, December 8 after Academy graduation.

Content Monday through Wednesday will include two- and three-hour concurrent sessions, as well as a general session, networking lunch or brunch and a keynote address each day. Monday and Tuesday feature five-hour deep-engagement sessions.

Other session types include thought leader lectures and panels, roundtables (45 min.), and networking sessions.


Learning Forward’s Annual Conference is my absolute favorite conference. It always provides me with inspiration, tools and new contacts to help further my learning and thus the quality of professional learning at my school. — Kate Cottrell