2019 NAESP Pre-K-8 Principals Conference
National Association of Elementary School Principals
July 10-12 ׀ Spokane, WA
The NAESP Pre-K-8 Principals Conference will bring together more than 1,500 industry experts, researchers, policy-makers and practitioners from across the nation and around the world offering more than 100 educator-developed sessions. The conference will focus on topics that are unique to elementary and middle-level educators, connecting you to colleagues and strategies to help take your career, school and students to the next level.
2019 National Forum on Education Policy
Education Commission of the States
July 10-12 | Denver, CO
Register by: July 5, 2019 11:59 PM
Network with state education leaders from across roles and across the country. Gain insight on unique state education policy approaches and promising practices from early learning to postsecondary and career. Attendees will expand their professional network, build expertise, and further develop their capacity to build effective education policy.
2019 EDTA Leadership Summit
Educational Theatre Association
July 16-19 ׀ Washington, DC
The Educational Theatre Association’s Leadership Summit brings together the organization’s leaders—members of the Board of Directors, student leaders, key staff members, leadership mentors, chapter directors and chapter board members.
2019 AATE National Conference
American Alliance for Theatre & Education
August 1-5 ׀ New York City, NY
AATE's 32nd annual conference will be held in dynamic and vibrant New York City from August 1-5, 2019. Attendees will explore how artists, educators, and scholars can be responsive and effective in the current socio-political climate. The conference will provide a place for the theater education community to come together and spend time discussing the current issues through curated sessions and facilitated conversations. Join us in 2019 to question, to learn, to celebrate - and to Activate AATE.
2019 Arts Education Partnership Annual Convening
September 11-12 ׀ Alexandria, VA
AEP Annual Convenings explore the latest research, innovative practices and emerging policy approaches to actively support the role and contribution of the arts in preparing all students for success. From panel discussions and keynote remarks to concurrent sessions and networking opportunities, this event provides attendees with knowledge and tools for advancing their work and building broader and stronger connections for the arts in education communities.
Resources from the 2018 AEP Annual Convening, including videos and concurrent session materials, can be found
National VSA Intersections: Arts and Special Education Conference
October 25-28 ׀ Irvine, CA
The 2019 National Conference, hosted in partnership with the Orange County Department of Education, will take place in Irvine, CA, and is the first VSA Intersections conference to take place at its new time of year. The Kennedy Center will host a smaller regional conference March 2019 in New Orleans, LA. This smaller version of the national conference will offer practitioners more opportunity to engage with arts and special education content.