Boy Brains & Engagement Conference
Orlando, March 26-29, 2020
Las Vegas, July 6-10, 2020
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2019 Speakers

Dr. Christopher Emdin

Professor of Science Education,
Author of For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood

Steph Jensen

International Speaker, Award-Winning Author & Consultant 

Robert Jackson

Author, Cultural Awareness & Male Engagement Expert

Dr. Yong Zhao

Expert on Globalization & Education, Author of World Class Learners

Brian Mendler

Co-Author Discipline with Dignity, Expert on Working With Disruptive Students

Dave Burgess

NYT Bestselling Author of Teach Like a Pirate , In-Demand Speaker & Consultant

Boy Brains & Engagement Conference

Recent education research has focused much more on the learning, social outcomes and schooling experiences of boys. Boys are more likely to be held back, suspended or expelled — or to drop out of school altogether. This conference helps educators understand and support the unique neurochemistry of the male brain, increase engagement, improve academic outcomes and encourage a post-secondary educational mindset.

In 2020, the Boy Brains & Engagement Conference will be part of the Innovative Schools Summit in Orlando (March 26-29) and Las Vegas (July 6-10).

In Orlando, attendees receive access to all Summit sessions on a space-available basis. The five Summit conferences in Orlando include: Boy Brains & Engagement National Conference, School Climate & Culture Forum, School Discipline Conference, Innovative Teaching Strategies Conference and the Counseling Strategies & Resources Conference

In Las Vegas, attendees receive access to all Summit sessions on a space-available basis. The six Summit conferences in Orlando include: Boy Brains & Engagement National Conference, School Discipline Conference, School Climate & Culture Forum, Innovative Teaching Strategies Conference, Wired Differently Conference and the NextGen School Safety Conference

The Innovative School Summit will also be in Atlanta (June 24-28, 2020).

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San Antonio / Orlando / Atlanta / Las Vegas

The Boy Brains & Engagement Conference is part of the Innovative Schools Summit. The Summit will be held in San Antonio (November 14-17), Orlando (March 26-29, 2020),  Atlanta (June 24-28, 2020) and Las Vegas (July 6-10, 2020). Conference attendees receive access to all Summit sessions (on a space available basis).

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What Past Attendees Have to Say...

"This was my first time attending the Conference and I must truly say it was the best Conference I have ever attended. The sessions were very informative, inspiring, and motivating"
High School Principal
Colombus, OH
"I am ready to return to my classroom with a different mindset, being better now than in the past, and focusing on my students future not their present. Moving forward with great expectations and pushing them into their destinies by any means necessary."
Middle School Teacher
Cambridge, MA
"I've been a teacher for 15 years and I learned more from this Conference than I've learned from any other Professional Development I've ever attended. I can't wait to return to school and share with my colleagues!"
Middle School Counselor
Ventura, CA
"Wow! I loved all of the Keynote Speakers - each one was inspiring, thoughtful and reminded me why I got into teaching. I'm so glad I attended and learned strategies to help my most difficult students."
High School Teacher
Baton Rogue, LA
"I loved being able to attend sessions from the full variety of conferences occurring simultaneously."
High School Counselor
Des Moines, IA
"I am already planning to attend next year and plan on bringing more people from my school."
Middle School Vice Principal
Jacksonville, FL
"This is such a great conference. There were so many wonderful sessions that it was difficult to choose which session to attend."
Elementary School Teacher
Savannah, GA
"My attendance at this conference was the best experience I've had in my 27 years as an educator."
High School Teacher
Reston, VA

Who Should Attend?

– School Counselors (PK-12)
– Principals
– Classroom Teachers
– Special Education Personnel
– School Administrators
– Deans
– Psychologists

– Social Workers
– School Resource Officers
– Behaviorists
– Therapists
– Community & Faith-Based Youth Workers
– After-School Program Coordinators
– Other Professional Working with Young People

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