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July 3, 2019

REMINDER | Act Now: iNACOL Symposium 2019 Early-Bird Registration Savings Ending Soon

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Dear Colleagues:

Only one week remains to take advantage of early-bird registration discounts for the iNACOL Symposium 2019. Early-bird registration discounts end July 10, 2019.Register to attend today. 

Take advantage of early-bird registration discounts before the end of your school or district’s fiscal year to save on the cost of attending the iNACOL Symposium October 28-31, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. Attendee registration is now open.

Registration rates will increase beginning July 11.

Make sure your colleagues and networks don’t miss out either. Share the news on Twitter:

  • Register for #iNACOL19 with early-bird pricing thru 7/10. Explore #CBE & #PLearning with old friends and new ones in Palm Springs.http://ow.ly/10peTP @nacol – Click to Tweet.
  • Early discount to register for #iNACOL19 in Palm Springs, Oct. 28-31. Theme: “Shining a Light on the Future of Learning” http://ow.ly/10peTP@nacol – Click to Tweet.

For more information about the iNACOL Symposium, see:

Please contact us with any questions. We look forward to seeing you in Palm Springs.

About the iNACOL Symposium

On October 28-31, 2019, iNACOL’s annual Symposium will bring together 3,000 experts and educational leaders exploring the leading edge of personalized, competency-based learning in K-12 education from across the United States and around the world, including leading practitioners and educators, policymakers, researchers and innovators from throughout the field.

Attendees will find invaluable networking opportunities; access to expertise, analysis, the latest trends and research; and thought-provoking interactive sessions for leaders shaping the future of education. The Symposium includes hundreds of engaging interactive sessions, with tags to guide attendees toward highly relevant professional learning opportunities. Learn more on the iNACOL Symposium website.

About iNACOL 

The mission of iNACOL is to drive the transformation of education systems and accelerate the advancement of breakthrough policies and practices to ensure high-quality learning for all. Visit our websitelike us on Facebook, connect with us on LinkedIn and follow us on Twitter.

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iNACOL Announces 2019 Pre-Conference Workshops

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Dear Colleagues,

iNACOL is pleased to announce the lineup of pre-conference workshopsscheduled to kick off the iNACOL Symposium held in Palm Springs, California, on October 28-31, 2019.

iNACOL offers pre-conference workshops on Monday, October 28, 2019, to provide focused full- and half-day interactive opportunities for deeper learning and knowledge-building in personalized, competency-based learning. These workshops provide intensive professional development in small groups and require a separate registration from the Symposium.

Space is limited, so please register for the pre-conference workshops as soon as possible. Here are directions to register for pre-conference workshops:

  • If you’ve already registered to attend the iNACOL Symposium, click hereto modify your existing registration.
  1. Enter your email and Reference Number. Click ‘continue.’
  2. From here, you can modify various aspects of your registration, including adding a pre-conference workshop.
  • If you haven’t yet registered to attend the iNACOL Symposium, register here today and be sure to add a pre-conference workshop to your registration.

Below is the list of pre-conference workshops offered at the iNACOL Symposium:

Morning Pre-Conference Workshops

  • Helping Schools Realize Their Unique Vision of a Personalized, Competency-Based System Using the Research of Dr. Marzano
  • Pathways to Personalization: A Framework Approach to Designing and Scaling Blended and Personalized Learning
  • Sharing Learning from the Trenches: Developing a Successful Competency-Based Learning System in Your School or District with Competency-Based Learning Practitioners
  • Take Ownership of Your Digital Ecosystem – Project Unicorn Bootcamp (Capacity: 75)

Afternoon Pre-Conference Workshops

  • Improving Professional Development with Mastery Learning, Micro-Credentials, and Game-Based Learning
  • Opportunities to Shape the Future of Learning (Capacity: 30)
  • Rigorous and Student-Centered Teaching: A Forum on Innovation (Capacity: 30)
  • The Power You Carry: How to Become a Brain Builder to Help All Children Thrive

All Day Pre-Conference Workshops

  • K-12 Online and Blended Learning Research Community Meeting (Capacity: 75)
  • Pre-Conference Workshop for State Policymaker Teams (Invitation Only)

Complete descriptions and presenter information for all pre-conference workshops can be found on the pre-conference workshop section of our website.

If you have questions regarding registering for a pre-conference workshop, please contact Kelly Johnson at kjohnson@executivevents.com. We look forward to seeing you in Palm Springs on October 28-31, 2019.

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About the iNACOL Symposium

On October 28-31, 2019, iNACOL’s annual Symposium will bring together 3,000 experts and educational leaders exploring the leading edge of personalized, competency-based learning in K-12 education from across the United States and around the world, including leading practitioners and educators, policymakers, researchers and innovators from throughout the field.

Attendees will find invaluable networking opportunities; access to expertise, analysis, the latest trends and research; and thought-provoking interactive sessions for leaders shaping the future of education. The Symposium includes hundreds of engaging interactive sessions, with tags to guide attendees toward highly relevant professional learning opportunities. Learn more on the iNACOL Symposium website.

About iNACOL 

The mission of iNACOL is to drive the transformation of education systems and accelerate the advancement of breakthrough policies and practices to ensure high-quality learning for all. Visit our websitelike us on Facebook, connect with us on Linkedin and follow us on Twitter.

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June 12, 2019

iNACOL Symposium | Travel And Hotel Information

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Dear Colleagues:

The iNACOL Symposium will run October 28-31, 2019 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Our annual gathering will bring together more than 3,000 educational leaders and experts from around the world — making it the leading event for advancing powerful, learner-centered experiences and shaping the future of K-12 education through personalized, competency-based learning.

Travel and Hotel Information

iNACOL has negotiated a discounted group rate at area hotels for Symposium attendees. Each of these hotels has a specified reservation deadline for booking your hotel room. Although rooms may still be available after the deadline, the iNACOL group rate will no longer apply.

Group rates are offered for stays up to three days prior to and three days after the Symposium, based on availability at the time of your reservation.

To receive this special group rate, you must make your hotel reservations through the Travel and Lodging page of the iNACOL Symposium website.

Note: The hotels and reservation links shown on the Symposium website are the authorized hotels for the Symposium. Booking hotel rooms through third-party companies does not guarantee you a room in our block.

Share with your colleagues on Twitter:

  • Attending #inacol19 in Palm Springs? Make your hotel reservation by September 6 to receive the group rate: http://ow.ly/NInL3047LVX @nacol

Please contact us with any questions. We look forward to seeing you in Palm Springs.
About the iNACOL Symposium

On October 28-31, 2019, iNACOL’s annual Symposium will bring together 3,000 experts and educational leaders exploring the leading edge of personalized, competency-based learning in K-12 education from across the United States and around the world, including leading practitioners and educators, policymakers, researchers and innovators from throughout the field.

Attendees will find invaluable networking opportunities; access to expertise, analysis, the latest trends and research; and thought-provoking interactive sessions for leaders shaping the future of education. The Symposium includes hundreds of engaging interactive sessions, with tags to guide attendees toward highly relevant professional learning opportunities. Learn more on the iNACOL Symposium website.

About iNACOL 

The mission of iNACOL is to drive the transformation of education systems and accelerate the advancement of breakthrough policies and practices to ensure high-quality learning for all. Visit our websitelike us on Facebook, connect with us on LinkedIn and follow us on Twitter.

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June 1, 2019

Reminder | Act Now: iNACOL Symposium 2019 Early-Bird Registration Savings Ending Soon

And from the neo-liberals.

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Dear Colleagues:

Register to attend the iNACOL Symposium 2019 today. Early-bird registration discounts end July 10, 2019.

Take advantage of early-bird registration discounts before the end of your school or district’s fiscal year to save on the cost of attending the iNACOL Symposium October 28-31, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. Attendee registration is now open.

Registration rates will increase beginning July 11.Make sure your colleagues and networks don’t miss out either. Share the news on Twitter:

  • Register for #iNACOL19 with early-bird pricing thru 7/10. Explore #CBE & #PLearning with old friends and new ones in Palm Springs.http://ow.ly/10peTP @nacol – Click to Tweet.
  • Early discount to register for #iNACOL19 in Palm Springs, Oct. 28-31. Theme: “Shining a Light on the Future of Learning” http://ow.ly/10peTP@nacol – Click to Tweet.

For more information about the iNACOL Symposium, see:

Please contact us with any questions. We look forward to seeing you in Palm Springs.

About the iNACOL Symposium

On October 28-31, 2019, iNACOL’s annual Symposium will bring together 3,000 experts and educational leaders exploring the leading edge of personalized, competency-based learning in K-12 education from across the United States and around the world, including leading practitioners and educators, policymakers, researchers and innovators from throughout the field.

Attendees will find invaluable networking opportunities; access to expertise, analysis, the latest trends and research; and thought-provoking interactive sessions for leaders shaping the future of education. The Symposium includes hundreds of engaging interactive sessions, with tags to guide attendees toward highly relevant professional learning opportunities. Learn more on the iNACOL Symposium website.

About iNACOL 

The mission of iNACOL is to drive the transformation of education systems and accelerate the advancement of breakthrough policies and practices to ensure high-quality learning for all. Visit our websitelike us on Facebook, connect with us on LinkedIn and follow us on Twitter.

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May 16, 2019

Act Now: iNACOL Symposium 2019 Early-Bird Registration Savings Ending Soon

And from the neo-liberals.

To view this email as a web page, go here.

Dear Colleagues:

Register to attend the iNACOL Symposium 2019 today. Early-bird registration discounts end July 10, 2019.

Take advantage of early-bird registration discounts before the end of your school or district’s fiscal year to save on the cost of attending the iNACOL Symposium October 28-31, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. Attendee registration is now open.

Registration rates will increase beginning July 11.

Make sure your colleagues and networks don’t miss out either. Share the news on Twitter:

  • Register for #iNACOL19 with early-bird pricing thru 7/10. Explore #CBE & #PLearning with old friends and new ones in Palm Springs.http://ow.ly/10peTP @nacol – Click to Tweet.
  • Early discount to register for #iNACOL19 in Palm Springs, Oct. 28-31. Theme: “Shining a Light on the Future of Learning” http://ow.ly/10peTP@nacol – Click to Tweet.

For more information about the iNACOL Symposium, see:

Please contact us with any questions. We look forward to seeing you in Palm Springs.

About the iNACOL Symposium

On October 28-31, 2019, iNACOL’s annual Symposium will bring together 3,000 experts and educational leaders exploring the leading edge of personalized, competency-based learning in K-12 education from across the United States and around the world, including leading practitioners and educators, policymakers, researchers and innovators from throughout the field.

Attendees will find invaluable networking opportunities; access to expertise, analysis, the latest trends and research; and thought-provoking interactive sessions for leaders shaping the future of education. The Symposium includes hundreds of engaging interactive sessions, with tags to guide attendees toward highly relevant professional learning opportunities. Learn more on the iNACOL Symposium website.

About iNACOL 

The mission of iNACOL is to drive the transformation of education systems and accelerate the advancement of breakthrough policies and practices to ensure high-quality learning for all. Visit our websitelike us on Facebook, connect with us on LinkedIn and follow us on Twitter.

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