Thank you for your interest in submitting a presentation proposal for the 2013 KSDE Annual Conference.
Before submitting your proposal, you will need to be aware of the following information.
All presenters are required to register for the main conference (and pre-conference, if attending) and will be charged the appropriate conference registration fee. Lead presenters, please make sure your team is aware of the cost requirement.
The session dates can either be November 5th or November 6th. Each session will be 60 minutes long. Scheduling of the presentation sessions is at the discretion of the KSDE Conference Program Committee.
The theme for the 2013 KSDE Annual Conference is The Future's so Bright...
Your presentation must fit into one of the 5 strands: Relationships, Relevance, Responsive Culture, Results, or Rigor.
The Future's so Bright...:
To prepare Kansas students for lifelong success through rigorous, quality academic instruction, career training, and character development according to each student's gifts and talents.
- Provide a flexible and efficient delivery system to meet our students' varied and changing needs
- Provide an effective educator in every classroom
- Ensure effective, visionary leaders in every school
- Promote and encourage best practices for early childhood programs
- Develop active communication and partenerships with families, communities, business stakeholders, constituents and policy partners
Your proposal submissions must fit within one of the following strands. Some ideas for each strand have been provided.
Staff; Students; Families; Community
Curriculum; Instruction; Student Engagement; Technology
Leadership; Early Childhood; School Climate; Nutrition & Wellness; Innovation
Achievement; Growth; Gap; Other Measures
Career & Technical Education; Professional Learning; Resources; Data
Presentation proposals need to be submitted to KSDE by May 17th 2013. If your proposal is chosen, you will be notified by July 8th through email.
If your session is selected, your district administrator will be contacted for final approval.
Click here to submit your proposal