2019 Educators Rising National Conference

Sponsorship, Exhibition, and Advertising Opportunities

The Educators Rising National Conference is a unique, annual celebration of inspired rising educators. Each year, conference participants come from around the country to take advantage of a diverse array of networking and professional learning opportunities. This three-day, action-packed event is filled with networking, learning, competing, and celebrating. It's an opportunity for students and their teacher leaders to:

  • Connect and learn from each other through workshops;
  • Compete for national titles in 21 competitive events designed to allow students to develop and showcase their teaching skills; and
  • Be inspired by keynote presentations from national education leaders.

Explore the  2018 Educators Rising Sponsorship, Exhibition, and Advertising Opportunities Brochure to discover how you can get involved with the 2019 conference.

Exhibit Opportunities

College and Innovation Exhibit Fair

Join us June 2019 at the Educators Rising College and Innovation Exhibit Fair, a high-energy expo where more than 1,000 fired-up future educators are looking for knowledge about teacher education programs at higher education institutions and information about the greater education ecosystem. Colleges and universities, as well as nonprofit, for-profit, and public sector organizations focused on education, are invited to exhibit and engage with students and teacher leaders from across the country. The fair is an excellent opportunity to attract and connect with high-quality students who have expressed an interest in education careers. 

Reserve your booth now. 

Advertising​ Opportunities

National Conference Program Book Advertising

With an ad in the conference program book, your message will reach all conference attendees. Note: An advertising discount of $50 is offered to organizations/schools that purchase an ad in the conference program book and an exhibit table, which allows you to maximize your exposure.

EdRising Virtual Campus Ads

The Educators Rising Virtual Campus has more than 18,000 active users that include both students and their teacher leaders. By advertising on the Virtual Campus, companies and universities have the unique opportunity to highlight their programs and services to our membership throughout the year. 

Sponsored Social Media Posts

Educators Rising has more than 1,200 Instagram followers who are all interested in education. This package includes five sponsored Instagram posts to reach passionate students and teacher leaders. Advertisers will work closely with Educators Rising staff to develop co-branded ads and schedule them for maximum impact throughout the year. (Note: All ads will run in 2018.)

To learn more, please contact Boosaba Tan, Senior Development Manager, at btan@pdkintl.org or 571-814-5417.

Sponsorships

Sponsoring, exhibiting, and/or advertising at the Educators Rising National Conference is an effective way to capture the attention of more than 1,000 high school prospective educators and hundreds of their instructors. There are a variety of opportunities from which to select to gain exposure for your product(s), service(s), or school/college of education. From exclusive sponsorship and exhibition packages to co-branding opportunities, Educators Rising has promotional options to accommodate your marketing objectives, resources, and budget.

As a sponsor of the 2018 Educators Rising National Conference, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Enhance your visibility and cultivate name recognition among the best and brightest high school students in the country who are interested in education-related careers.
  • Contribute to the advancement of the teaching profession.
  • Connect with hundreds of teacher leaders who are cultivating the next generation of educators.

Contact Information

For more information on sponsorship, exhibition, or advertising opportunities, please contact Boosaba Tan at 571-814-5417 or btan@pdkintl.org

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a letter of agreement that participants must sign?

Yes, all participants will be required to sign an agreement detailing contract terms and deadlines.

Do the exhibit tables where attendees pick up an organization's promotional literature have to be staffed by the organization?

Yes. The tables must be staffed, and two people are permitted per table reservation. Educators Rising cannot accept any organization’s literature or be responsible for setting it up at the conference.

Do College and Innovation Exhibit participants have to register for the conference?

If you are only coming on June 22, 2018, for the Exhibit Fair, you do not need to register. Representatives who wish to stay for the conference beyond the exhibition day will need to pay the full conference registration fee.

Is lunch provided for College and Innovation Exhibit Fair participants on June 22?

Yes, two lunch tickets will be provided for each exhibitor.

Are exhibitors eligible for discounted hotel rates if they choose to stay overnight?

Yes. Exhibitors may use the limited Educators Rising room block while availability lasts. Rooms are $189 (plus tax) per night at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, where all conference activities take place. To get the discounted rate, book your room online.

If an organization does not have the ability to produce a print-ready ad for the Educators Rising conference program book, will Educators Rising design the ad?

No. In order for your ad to be featured in the conference program book, you must submit an ad that matches our technical specifications.

What are the technical specifications for ads placed in the program book?

All ads must be submitted in CMYK, with no spot colors, and in digital format. All image files must be at least 300 dpi for acceptable reproduction. Images of less than 150 dpi will generate press stoppage charges. All ads must be submitted as PDF files and will appear in black and white. In order for us to properly process your ad, please do not submit color files for black and white ads.