San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Monday, December 5, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Registration Includes: Entry into the Summit, Continental Breakfast, Lunch & Parking.
Registration is required and non-refundable.
Join leaders in education to discuss innovative research, practice and policies that are developing here at UNLV. We are proud to expand existing best practice into next generation practice to best address and overcome the challenges we face in education here in our state. The event is designed for educators, administrators, policy makers, community leaders, teacher preparation leaders, pre-service teachers and others with a direct link to education in Nevada.
Highlights to include:
Keynote Speaker, Phil Hansen,
Artist for the People
We welcome, Phil Hansen, who crashed through his own boundaries to find that, once he embraced them, his limitations could become his passageway to creativity.
Paradise Academic Innovation Initiative
Get the inside look at the first-of-its-kind partnership between CCSD and UNLV College of Education unveiling at Paradise Elementary School.
See how the new practices will benefit CCSD's, our state's and our nation's students for years to come.
College Dean's Policy Fellows
We'll also hear what's innovating in education from our expert faculty and community leaders on topics including:
English Language Learners, S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Education, Teacher Leadership, Diversity in Education, Early Childhood Education, and more.
Dr. Steve Canavero
Nevada State Superintendent of Public Instruction will address topics related to Nevada education.
Hear from a panel of dedicated leaders in education on how, together, we will facilitate ideas and research to improve the quality of education preparation and practice in our state and beyond.
Terri Janison, Vice President Community & Government Relations, United Way of Southern Nevada, Moderator
Regent Allison Stephens, District 4, Nevada System of Higher Education
Dr. Steve Canavero, Nevada State Superintendent of Public Instruction
Pat Skorkowksy, Superintendent, Clark County School District
Dr. Doris Watson, Associate Dean and Professor, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Stacey Dallas Johnston, Instructor & 2016 U.S. Department of Education Teacher Ambassador Fellow
Note: UNLV P-Cards cannot be used as payment for registrations. Should you wish to register for this event using UNLV departmental funds, please contact Sheila Bray at (702) 895-3375 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Do NOT register through Eventbrite, rather send an email to Sheila noting that you would like to register. You will be manually registered and an invoice will be sent to you to be paid by Inter-Departmental Requisition (IDR).
When & Where
UNLV College of Education
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
College of Education
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-3001
Contact: Sheila Bray