STL in ATL

You’re invited to the  Summit for Transformative Learning, held July 26-27, 2018, at Woodward Academy in College Park, Georgia.

At STLinATL you’ll learn innovative approaches and new teaching methods and ideas from outstanding conference speakers and presenters while experiencing the southern charm Atlanta is known for.

Spend two powerful days of learning with many of the nation’s top educational experts in small group settings. Participants will learn to take research-based, sustainable learning practices that provide the foundation for meaningful change to meet the needs of today’s students.

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Proposals are due by 12 noon EST on March 1st, 2018. All accepted proposals will be notified on or before March 15, 2018.

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About

Spend two powerful days of learning with many of the nation’s top educational experts in small group settings. Participants will learn to take research-based, sustainable learning practices that provide the foundation for meaningful change to meet the needs of today’s students.

THE CONFERENCE WILL FOCUS ON THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Whole Child (e.g., mindfulness, brain-based learning, project-based learning, design thinking, social-emotional, equity and inclusion)
  • STEM/STEAM Integration
  • Assessment for Learning
  • Contemporary Literacy
  • Excellence in Physical Education, Coaching, and Athletic Development

This all-inclusive conference includes:

  • Access to all STLinATL sessions.
  • Daily breakfast and lunch buffet.
  • A social hour the evening of July 26 with an incredible band, drinks, and scrumptious southern hors d’oeuvres.
  • An extraordinary dinner by Woodward’s exceptional chefs and dining services team.
  • Free shuttles between the Hilton Hotel and Woodward’s campus.

Click here for the most up-to-date schedule information! 

Speakers Include

JAY MCTIGHE

Internationally recognized thought leader on curriculum mapping, assessment, and instructional strategies. Co-authored the best-selling Understanding by Design series with Grant Wiggins.

DR. JANET ZADINA

Renowned neuroscientist and speaker with extraordinary ability to address anxiety, stress, and trauma, which affects up to 50% of students. Author of Multiple Pathways to the Student Brain.

DR. AYANNA HOWARD

Interactive Computing Professor at Georgia Tech. An expert on STEM apps for children, robotics, assistive technologies, and artificial intelligence (AI).

SCOTT SANCHEZ

Design thinking expert, Chief Innovation Officer at Nationwide, and faculty member of the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University.

SUZIE BOSS

Inspiring speaker, consultant, and author of several popular books including All Together Now: How to Engage Your Stakeholders in Reimaging School and Reinventing Project-Based Learning.

AND MORE!

Contact

Get in touch with us below or contact Connie White at  connie.white@woodward.edu for more information.