Due to health concerns relating to the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the 2020 National Charter Schools Conference in Orlando, FL, has been canceled. Read our latest update on COVID-19 >
We provide thought leadership on the most critical questions on the minds of school leaders, engage national experts for solutions-driven expertise, and consider what’s next in public education.
More than 85% of attendees say what they learn at NCSC applies directly to their jobs and will lead to implementation or positive changes at their schools and organizations.
NCSC’s networking opportunities connect you with peers from across the country who often become valuable resources for referrals and best-practices.
The most trusted crowdfunding platform for teachers, donors, and district administrators alike, DonorsChoose has raised over $950 million in funding towards more than 1.5 million teacher projects for classroom resources. Join us on Wednesday, May 20, for a webinar with DonorsChoose founder and CEO Charles Best. We will explore the power of crowdfunding to transform schools, the strategies DonorsChoose is using to help kids learn during school closures, and supporting teachers as they get ready for the new school year.
For some, remote learning is a brave new world, and as schools all over the country began to announce their plans for distant learning, it became woefully clear that we were not prepared. Schools and parents everywhere are still wrestling with online learning and finding resources and activities to keep their students learning. Hadi Partovi, founder and CEO of code.org, has a simple pitch for parents and teachers struggling to find engaging online learning tools, take a code break and learn different computer science concepts in a live interactive classroom.
Many schools are now providing remote instruction to students due to school closures. Parents everywhere are wrestling with the new normal, working and teaching from home. Jaime Casap, Chief Education Evangelist at Google, shares his insights on what parents can do right now to engage children in meaningful online learning experiences and balancing work.
Teaching and learning from home is a significant change for students, teachers, and parents, but it is an opportunity for innovation and a chance to come through for our students in new ways. Sal Khan, founder and CEO of Khan Academy, offers his unique insights, as a remote learning expert, and resources available on Khan Academy to deliver high-quality learning experiences for students during schools closures.