Designed for teachers, university faculty, policymakers, and other education stakeholders, UNI’s Education Summit explored the opportunities and challenges of 21st century education. The Summit featured presentations, panels, and dialogue sessions led by state, regional, and national experts, including scholars and practitioners. Strands included:
- diversity and cultural competence
- social-emotional learning
- personalized and blended learning, and
- community engagement and partnerships Keynote speakers for the 2017 Ed Summit included LeDerick Horne and Lisa Delpit. Breakout session presenters represented institutions of higher education in Iowa and nationwide, Iowa school districts and AEAs, and education policy organizations. The Summit took place at Maucker Union, UNI.
2017 Education Summit Program (pdf) The official program distributed by the College of Education in pdf format.