February 1–3. National Mentoring Summit, Washington D.C.
Convening of youth mentoring professionals, researchers, philanthropic investors, and government and civic leaders aimed at collectively strengthening and expanding quality mentoring relationships for young people. This year’s theme is “Building Relationships, Advancing the Movement.” Register.
February 9–11. Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators Conference, Orlando, FL. Register.
February 14, 4:00–5:00pm ET. Hangouts On Air: Future Ready Librarians: What’s Not to Love? Introducing the Future Ready Librarians Webinar Series.
The FRL program makes a difference within schools and education by supporting and leading FRS’s goals through professional practice, programs, and spaces. Register here.
February 16–20. American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.
The AAAS is dedicated to advancing science for the benefit of all people. The 2017 theme, “Serving Society Through Science Policy” focuses on how to inform policies with the best scientific evidence. Register.
February 22–25. Beyond School Hours XX, Atlanta, GA.
At this conference educators and administrators will have the opportunity to network, share ideas, and engage in professional development and capacity building. New this year is the Summer Learning workshop strand. Register.
February 23: Digital Learning Day
Teachers and students from around the country will participate in the nationwide celebration highlighting great teaching and demonstrating how technology can improve student outcomes. #DLDay.
March 7, 1:00–2:30pm ET. ESSA and Research Evidence: Opportunities and Challenges for States.
Presented by the American Policy Youth Forum. The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) places a heightened importance on the use of research evidence as a critical tool for planning, collaborating, decision-making, and continuous improvement. In this webinar, teams from three states will present their progress to date in establishing systemic use of research evidence, their ultimate goals, successful strategies, and the challenges and roadblocks they have faced. Register here.
March 19–22. Rise to the Challenge: Game On! The National Afterschool Association Convention. Dallas, TX. Register here.
March 29–31. Ready by 21 National Meeting, Austin, TX. Register here.
March 30-April 2. National Science Teachers Association National Conference, Los Angeles, CA. Register here.
April 24–27. National Summit for Educational Equity (NSEE). Arlington, VA.
The NSEE will bring together leaders in educational equity to build capacity, knowledge, and skills to transform education, enrich classrooms, and improve student success. The 2017 theme is “Reach Greater Heights with Access, Equity, and Diversity.” Early bird registration ends March 18, 2017. Register.
April 26. Deadline for submitting videos to the STEM For All Video Showcase 2017.
Practitioners are invited to share your cutting edge work by creating a 3-minute video and then discussing it with your colleagues, stakeholders and the public during a week-long interactive event. This year’s theme is research and design for impact. Registration for the event will begin January 9th. Videos must be submitted by and must be less than 3 minutes long with audible sound. The interactive event will take place May 15th — May 22nd. For more information click here.
May 24–26. U.S. News STEM Solutions Conference, San Diego, CA. More information here.