Past Conferences

ELC 2017 | Education as Empowerment

Highlights of our 11th annual Education Leadership Conference included:

  • The ELC Expo, featuring over 30 organizations
  • The Ed Tech Lab, featuring 7 education technology companies
  • Keynote addresses from Kim Smith, Founder and CEO of the Pahara Institute, and Derrell Bradford, Executive Vice President of 50CAN
  • 19 panel and workshop sessions with 80+ speakers, featuring top educators and education reformers across the country (Read more about our sessions here)
  • Booth-Yale Education Plan Competition winner: Nimble
  • The 2017 Lynn-Hall Teacher Action Research Prize winner and runners-up:Brian Sites, David Weinreb, and Julia Di Capua

 

ELC 2016 | DEFINING SUCCESS: UNDERSTANDING OUR ASPIRATIONS FOR STUDENTS

Highlights of our 10th annual Education Leadership Conference included:

  • The ELC Expo, featuring over 30 organizations.
  • The Ed Tech Lab, featuring 9 education technology companies.
  • Keynote addresses from Shavar Jeffries, Sandra Abrevaya and Sondra Samuels
  • Teacher Leadership Professional Development- workshop provided leaders effective techniques to observe and provide feedback to teachers
  • 17 panel and workshop sessions - Read about the various sessions here
  • Booth-Yale Education Business Plan Competition  winner, brEDcrumb
  • The 2016 Lynn Hall Teacher Action Research Prize winner and runner-up, Duncan Scherer, Stacie Lorraine and John Holyoke

ELC 2015 | Back to Why: Education at its Core

Highlights of our 9th annual Education Leadership Conference included:

  • Over 800 attendees, including expert panelists and industry leaders from across the country.
  • The ELC Expo, featuring over 30 organizations. 
  • The Ed Tech Lab, featuring 9 education technology companies. 
  • Keynote addresses from Howard Fuller, Kalimah Priforce, Sarah Kay, and Clint Smith 
  • 20 panel and workshop sessions - Read about the various sessions here
  • The 2015 Education Business Plan Competition winner, Makeda Rickets of PinkThink.
  • The 2015 Lynn Hall Teacher Action Research Prize winner and runner-up, John Sharkey and Rory Dippold.

ELC 2014 | Reframe, Reimagine, Reignite

Our 8th Education Leadership Conference challenged educators to REFRAME what progress means for education, REIMAGINE the steps we can take together, and REIGNITE the movement toward a better future. Highlights included:

ELC 2013 | Inspiring Transformational Change

ELC 2012 | Vision 2032 – Shaping the Future of Education

ELC 2011 | From Policy to Practice

ELC 2010 | Racing to the Top

ELC 2009 | Levers for Change

ELC 2008 | Innovations in Education

ELC 2007 | Inaugural Conference