Dwayne Young

Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax, VA

Dwayne served as principal for more than 17 years of his 34 year teaching and administrative career.  His legacy includes building a school culture around continuous improvement, collaboration, teacher efficacy, and innovative instructional practices. He implemented the cycle of continuous improvement at a large culturally and linguistically diverse majority-minority elementary school in northern Virginia for many years. In his role as Administrator, Math Instructional Coach, ESOL Instructional Support Teacher he lead teams to identify goals and develop learning plans that supported teacher development and student achievement.

Our team came back buzzing from inspirational content, networking opportunities, and just general all-around experience. You put together a great event and we’re proud to be a partner.

— Carlye Norton

I am always excited to come to this conference with my colleagues and learn a few new things about professional learning. This is also a place to meet enthusiastic educators who are dedicated to elevating their profession and work hard every day to improve lives of their students.

— Alica Unruh