The National Charter Schools Conference (NCSC) is the premier learning and professional development conference for charter school leaders, teachers, and advocates. With over 100 breakout sessions, engaging workshops, and inspiring speakers, NCSC is the largest national gathering of charter school professionals shaping the future of K-12 education. 

NCSC attendees include key decision-makers in charter schools including, C-suite school leaders, administrators, and, teachers. This year, we anticipate 5,000 attendees – providing sponsors with access to key leaders with decision and purchasing power. This is your opportunity to learn about the challenges those on the front lines of next-generation learning are experiencing and offer solutions to support their work. 

We invite you to join us at NCSC20, June 21-24 at Marriott World Center in Orlando, FL.
 

Why Should I Attend?

Thought Leadership 

NCSC is the largest national gathering of current and aspiring charter school leaders shaping the future of public education. 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. 

Professional Development 

NCSC offers the best professional development in the field for school leaders, board members, teacher leaders, and advocates. Our sessions provide hands-on learning experiences, and innovative strategies to advance academic achievement. 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. 

Engagement 

NCSC’s networking opportunities connect you with peers from across the country who often become valuable resources for referrals and best-practices. You will also meet new vendors and suppliers who will help you discover new and innovative products necessary to stay on the cutting edge. Not only that, each year, we add new and exciting activities to the conference to create meaningful engagement, transformative professional development and increase the attendee experience. 

 

Conference Strands 

  Lead   

Addresses the many challenges facing those who run today’s charter schools and trains those looking to run tomorrow’s. Topics include replication, succession planning, school culture, and more.

 Advocate  

The political landscape impacts charter schools immensely. Stay informed with content focusing on the latest developments in local districts, states, and federal legislation and activism.

 Govern  

Focus on overseeing a charter school, whether as a board member, authorizer, or in another capacity. Learn about board operations and training, strategic planning, judging school quality, and other topics. 

 Operate  

From facilities to fiscal sustainability, communications and PR to professional development, find content for those who support schools with the necessary tools to ensure long-term organizational health. 

 Educate  

Provides advanced content in classroom management, curriculum, education strategies, teacher training, and other classroom-specific topics.
 

WARNING: Registration List Scam

If you are contacted by a company called Buzsol (or any other company, for that matter) telling you they are selling the NCSC Expo Contact for our conference, please do not do business with them. We do not use any list of sale services for the conference. The only way to purchase registration lists is through the exhibitor portal. This is a scam that targets conferences across the country. Please do not utilize this company, and reach out to us if you have any questions.