Education in the Digital Age | February 15–17, 2018 | Nashville Music City Center | Nashville, TN |



"Millenials love peer to peer learning, a key to personalized learning" ~ Ravi Ravi, a rock star, aviator, entrepreneur, and cultural diplomat effectively changed the common Baby Boomer's view of [...]

By | 2018-01-02T21:53:10+00:00 March 4, 2017|

Sharing is Good

I distinctly remember being taught the lesson to share. I had toys that my sibling wanted. They had something I wanted and so on. My parents intervened and taught that [...]

By | 2018-01-22T20:04:45+00:00 March 3, 2017|

Connecting Learning to Passion

Ravi Hutheesing started our day with a thought provoking message.  He shared how important it is to ensure learning has context. Facts, figures, and formulas without context leave kids struggling to connect school to [...]

By | 2018-01-02T22:10:50+00:00 March 3, 2017|

Action Required

In my opening blog for this conference, I described superintendents as both the Chief Executive Officers and Chief Learning Officers. At the beginning and end of every day, we are [...]

By | 2018-01-22T20:05:04+00:00 March 2, 2017|

Celebrating Leadership

I am looking forward to Thursday's General Session as we gather to honor excellence in leadership. Congratulations to the State Superintendents of the Year, and to the finalist for the National [...]

By | 2018-01-02T22:32:33+00:00 March 2, 2017|

Choosing to Step Forward

“In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth or to step back into safety.” Abraham Maslow   A good teacher prepares for class and considers [...]

By | 2018-01-22T20:05:16+00:00 February 22, 2017|