Keynote Speakers

More keynotes to be added soon!

Sydney Chaffee

2017 National Teacher of the Year

Sydney Chaffee

 

Sydney Chaffee, a humanities teacher at Codman Academy Charter Public School in Boston, MA, is the first charter school educator to be named National Teacher of the Year. Learn more about Sydney here.

Nancy Lublin

Founder and CEO, Crisis Text Line and Founder, Dress for Success

Nancy Lublin Photo

Founder and CEO of Crisis Text Line, social entrepreneur Nancy Lublin harnesses people, technology, and data to change the world. While many operate in traditional models of outreach and management, Lublin breaks them. She turns her new and effective solutions into some of today’s most innovative and disruptive nonprofits and social movements, which is why Fortune named her one of the "World's 50 Greatest Leaders.” Learn more about Nancy here.

Mike Marriner

Co-Founder, Roadtrip Nation

Mike Marriner

Mike Marriner, co-founder of Roadtrip Nation, leads program management and strategic partnership efforts with national and statewide organizations to bring the Roadtrip Nation experience to millions of people. Learn more about Mike here.

Dr. Bernard Harris

Former NASA Astronaut; Founding Board Member and CEO, National Math & Science Initiative

Dr. Bernard Harris

Dr. Bernard Harris, founding board member and CEO of the National Math & Science Initiative (NMSI), leads NMSI’s efforts to improve teacher effectiveness and student achievement in STEM education across the country. A veteran astronaut for over eighteen years, he has logged more than 438 hours and traveled over 7.2 million miles in space. On earth, he has been involved in math and science education for more than 25 years through the Harris Institute & Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports math/science education and crime prevention programs for America's youth.

Breakout Sessions

Our NCSC18 Program Search Tool is now live! 

Use the Search Tool to preview all of the breakout sessions at NCSC. You can also search for specific topics that interest you, browse our session lineup by strand, see who’s presenting at #NCSC18, and even customize your conference schedule using our Personal Conference Planner.

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2017 Highlights

Our NCSC18 Program Search Tool is now live! You can search for specific topics that interest you, browse our session lineup by strand, see who’s presenting at #NCSC18, and even customize your conference schedule using our Personal Conference Planner.

Click here to check out highlights from NCSC17 in Washington, DC!