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2018 Education Congress

"The Challenging Role of School Leaders in Complex Times"

Keynote Presenters:

Jamie Vollmer
Noelle Ellerson Ng
Tom Ryan

March 19-20, 2018
Nittany Lion Inn, State College   

Program begins at 9:30 a.m. on March 19 and ends at 1:00 p.m. on March 20.

The challenges for school leaders are greater than ever. Competition is growing. Financial resources are limited. Political pressure is at an all-time high. In spite of these challenges, school leaders must implement the transformations necessary for personalized student success.

The 2018 PASA Education Congress will provide school leaders with opportunities to hear from and interact with experts, network with colleagues, and retool resources for the energizing of strong leadership during these complex times. Attendees will acquire strategies to support the shift to personalized learning and digital content, learn tactics for aligning resources, create plans for engaging community understanding and support - and much more.

Breakout Sessions:
* engaging the community through social media, etc.
* creating your brand
* culture of innovation K-12
* strategic planning that aligns all your resources for the future of education in your district/schools
* ESSA & other state and local considerations
* Educational Research Symposium
* urban school leadership
* data analytics
* a rural school's shift to digital... and more!

CLICK HERE for a Congress flier.

PASA members: $299 EARLY BIRD (by 2/16/18); $349 after 2/16/18   
Non-members:    $399 EARLY BIRD (by 2/16/18); $449 after 2/16/18

Overnight Accommodations:
Standard guestroom accommodations are available onsite for $124 per day on March 18 and 19. Register no later than February 15 to qualify for this rate. CLICK HERE to access the Nittany Lion Inn website and book your room online or call to secure room reservations at 1-800-233-7505. Reference the group code "PPSA18B" for both online and call-in reservations. All cancellations within 24 hours of scheduled arrival date are subject to a cancellation charge equivalent to one night's stay.

Approved for 40 PIL/Act 48 (Act 45) hours*


Jamie Vollmer
award-winning champion of public education and author of Schools Cannot Do It Alone

Noelle Ellerson Ng
AASA Associate Executive Director, Policy & Advocacy

Tom Ryan
CEO of the eLearn Institute

CLICK HERE for a writable registration form 
CLICK HERE for online registration.