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The call for proposals is now closed. Acceptance notifications will be e-mailed September 12, 2016.
ASCD Empower17 will focus on these topics:
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The deadline for submission was August 1, 2016.
Acceptance notifications will be e-mailed by September 12, 2016.
Proposals will be evaluated on whether the session
The call for proposals is now closed.
Exceptions for religious considerations will be made if they are communicated in writing in advance.
Persons presenting at ASCD conferences or related programs are expected to use material and language that does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, ethnicity, religion, physical ability, or sexual orientation. Authors must either own the content they are planning to present or have permission from its owner to deliver it at ASCD's Empower17 conference.
ASCD will send out contracts (accepted notifications) on September 12, 2016. If we have any declines, we will send out a second set of contracts on September 20. If you submit two proposals, one or both may be accepted.
If you have any questions, please contact the ASCD Empower17 team.
In addition to concurrent sessions, ASCD Empower17 will offer new and different learning paths and education formats.
Learn more about session types
Proposals are not required for these activities. To be considered for these events, contact the ASCD Empower17 team, and include the conference name (ASCD Empower17) and the type of session in the subject line.
Register and book your hotel before the hotel cutoff date, March 13, 2017.
Attendees must be 18 years of age or older to attend ASCD Empower17 and the Pre-Conference Institutes.
Special Announcement: ASCD's 2017 General Membership Election closes April 30.
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