This one-day conference will include a keynote, breakout sessions, and discussions on Georgia's state plan for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), including:
Breakout sessions will be led by the team leads for Georgia's ESSA implementation plan.
Chris Minnich, executive director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), will be this year's conference keynote speaker. With an extensive background in improving assessment and accountability systems, he leads CCSSO's work with states to raise the bar on standards, assessments, and accountability. His leadership is focused on ensuring all students in our public education system—regardless of background—graduate prepared for college, careers, and life. His talk will center on implications and directions for state implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Registration Cost: $95 (conference materials, refreshment breaks, lunch, and parking)
Registration Deadline: September 14, 2017
UGA Hotel and Conference Center
1197 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA 30602