$195 – $250

2nd Annual Summit on School Climate and Culture

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Iowa Events Center

730 3rd Street

Des Moines, IA 50309

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Complete event information available at http://sscc.dmschools.org/

The Des Moines Public Schools is determined to improve School Climate and Culture through professional development, skill building and the application of best practices and research. Experts within the field of School Improvement agree that a positive School Climate and Culture is key to any sustained District, School and Student improvements. The conditions in which students learn and school staff work, are foundational and inexplicitly linked to student outcomes. Long term and sustainable success occur when adults and students work together to create a positive school climate.

The Des Moines Public Summit will bring educators and stakeholders from around the mid-west to work side-by-side with Global and National experts addressing 6 major strands:

  • Best Practices in Improving School Climate
  • Multi-Tiered System of Supports
  • Cultural Profiency
  • Social, Emotional and Physical Health
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Leadership

Featured Presenters:

Sir Ken Robinson

Dr. Christopher Emdin

Principal Kafele


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking will be availble for $8 per car in the provided lots. Limited parking will be availble on the street and parking garages. Fees for garages and street parking varries.

Will food be provided?

Yes. Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided both days.

What can I bring into the event?

No food or drink will be allowed into the event. Please bring technology with you as this is an ecofriendly event.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email Jake Troja ( stephen.troja@dmschools.org ) with any questions. You may also call 515.242.8537

What's the refund policy?

Refunds will not be issued, but registrations can be transferred.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes. Please feel free to use your smart phone to display the ticket or you may download the Eventbrite app.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes. Please email Jake Troja ( stephen.troja@dmschools.org )

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