Join PDK and Educator’s Rising for the 2020 National Conference in Washington, D.C.! Save the date for June 17-21. All are invited to participate in this unique opportunity for students and their teacher leaders to compete, connect, and learn together; please note, students must be paid, Active-level members of Educators Rising in order to participate. The Call for Session Proposals is open now through January 20, 2020. Learn about housing, registration, or submit a proposal!Download the tentative schedule.
Registration will open on February 3, 2020.
National Conference 2019
The 2019 Educators Rising National Conference took place from June 22-June 25 in Dallas, TX. Gathering together under the theme “There’s power in student voice” students and their teacher leaders spent four days together learning, competing, and leading their own sessions as well as attending sessions keynoted by educator and author Jose Vilson and National Teacher of the Year Rodney Robinson. More information on 2019 conference sponsors and supports is below.
Sponsorship, Exhibition, and Advertising Opportunities
Nonprofit, for-profit, and public sector organizations are invited to sponsor, exhibit, and advertise during this one-of-a-kind event. Participating in the Educators Rising National Conference is a high-impact way to connect with high school students and their leaders to gain exposure for your school, program, or product.
Don't miss your opportunity to exhibit, advertise, or sponsor this special event. Deadline to register is May 8th. Learn more and register online today. Contact Boosaba Tan, Sr. Manager, Development & Engagement at firstname.lastname@example.org or 571-814-5417 with questions.
2019 Conference Sponsors & Supporters
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Conference Supporters & Advertisers:
American Eagle Outfitters American Reading Company Elon University Indiana University of Pennsylvania Learning Policy Institute Mellady Direct Marketing Men’s Wearhouse National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Northwestern State University Salisbury University Six Flags Over Texas Towson University VisitDallas
2019 College and Innovation Exhibit Fair Participants
Arkansas Academy for Educational Equity – Fayetteville, Arkansas Austin College – Sherman, Texas Baylor University – Waco, Texas Barry University – Miami Shores, Florida City Year – National Dallas Baptist University – Dallas, Texas ETS – National Grand Canyon University – Phoenix, Arizona Kaplan Test Prep – National Medieval Times – Dinner & Tournament – Dallas, Texas Montana State University Billings – Billings, Montana National Association of Community College Teacher Education Programs(NACCTEP) – Tempe, Arizona Northeastern State University – Broken Arrow, Oklahoma Northwestern State University – Natchitoches, Louisiana Orange County Schools – Hillsborough, North Carolina Salisbury University – Salisbury, Maryland St. Edward's University – Austin, Texas Texas State University – San Marcos, Texas The University of Texas at Austin – Austin, Texas Towson University – Towson, Maryland University of Louisville – Louisville, Kentucky University of San Diego – San Diego, California Urban Teachers – National