Jan 15, 2020 2020-01-15
Award-winning and innovative, ASCD’s EMPOWER places your professional development at the forefront of its whole child focus. EMPOWER is ASCD’s annual and highly acclaimed professional development conference for all K–12 educators. Explore vibrant sessions taught by education authors and thought leaders who are redefining instructional approaches and mindsets. You will find sessions covering access, assessment, equity, literacy, STEM, Differentiation, Coherence, Design Thinking, Social–Emotional Learning, trauma-informed practices, Restorative Justice, Growth Mindsets, and much more.
Plenary sessions offer powerful motivation to close opportunity gaps. Hear internationally loved Nick Vujicic, author of Unstoppable; Kimberly Bryant, founder of Black Girls CODE; legendary performer LeVar Burton, host of PBS Reading Rainbow; and actor and children’s books author (Hank Zipzer) Henry Winkler. Network with educators from around the world at the President’s Networking Reception while being entertained by acclaimed comedian Sinbad.
ASCD’s 2020 national event for K–12 educators will deliver on its promise. Register for this rich event before February 1 for Early Bird discounts. ASCD offers team rates, member rates, and letters to present to supervisors for support to attend. Find it all at www.ascd.org/empower.