1703 North Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311-1714
Tel: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday
Local to the D.C. area: 1-703-578-9600
Toll-free from U.S. and Canada: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
All other countries: (International Access Code) + 1-703-578-9600
About the Summit | Program | Speakers | Registration
Attend the Global Leadership Summit on Friday, March 23, 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Due to the special price of the summit, it is not eligible for combination pricing with Empower18.
How can leaders in classrooms, schools, districts, and education policy arenas support students with the competencies to thrive in college, in careers, and as citizens in diverse communities? The Global Leadership Summit will convene classroom teachers, school and district administrators, and thought leaders in an interactive, engaging program that aims to move the needle on global education toward advocacy and implementable actions in classrooms, schools, districts, and policy arenas.
This event is cohosted with the Global Education Conference Network as part of its Global Leadership Week, a weeklong convening of virtual and face-to-face events that will provide resources and inspiration for teacher, school, district, state, and national leaders to further develop global goals within systems. Global Leadership Week is designed to elevate and broaden the global education dialogue and to focus attention on the urgent need to develop global awareness and competence in students and teachers.
The Global Leadership Summit will provide participants the unique opportunity to
The Global Leadership Summit will be held at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (exact room location TBA) on Friday, March 23, 2018.
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02210
Check back for detailed program information.
Coffee and sign-in
Opening Keynote Address
Panel Discussion 1
Panel Discussion 2
Roundtable Workshops 1
Roundtable Workshops 2
Closing Discussion: Taking Ideas to Action
End of Event
Speakers scheduled to appear include:
Buck Institute for Education
Heidi Hayes Jacobs
Lynch School of Education at Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA
Franklin West Supervisory Union
Hingham High School
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Center for Global Education at Asia Society
New York, N.Y.
District of Columbia Public Schools
U.S. Department of Education
Also scheduled to appear:
One World Middle School
Check back for more speaker information.
Registration for the summit is $199.00 per person and includes lunch. Due to the special price of the summit, it is not eligible for member, discounted, or combination pricing with Empower18.
Registration Code: PD18PC016
GlobalEd Events produces a series of events designed to bring together and support the global education community via educational technology. Starting in 2010, the founders, Lucy Gray and Steve Hargadon, have maintained an online community, the Global Education Conference Network, and produced innovative physical and virtual events for global educators and organizations. These events have included the online Global Education Conference, Global Education Day, Global Collaboration Day, Global Leadership Week, and the Global Student Conference.
Bring your team and save when you register as a group!
Attendees must be 18 years of age or older to attend ASCD Empower18 and the Pre-Conference Institutes.
Online Conference Planner
Shuttle Bus Information (PDF)
Empower18 Preview (PDF)
Empower your brand at ASCD Empower18!
Sponsorship opportunities are available.
See all ASCD Empower18 sponsors
December 31, 2017
Last day for
Early-Bird Hotel Discounts
February 15, 2018
Last day for
February 27, 2018
Last day for
Making Hotel Reservations