Conference Participation

Please join K-12 online and blended learning education experts from Connections-supported schools and districts who will be presenting at the following industry conferences. If you are interested in speaking with subject matter experts in K-12 online and blended education, please contact us.


At-Risk Youth National Forum

Description: The At-Risk Youth National Forum is designed to enhance the leadership skills of those seeking to strengthen interventions among school, community, and families, especially those in at-risk situations.

Session: Protecting Transgender Student Rights in K-12 Education
Conference Date: February 18-21, 2018
Location: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina


SXSWedu Conference & Festival

Description: The SXSWedu Conference & Festival fosters innovation in learning by hosting a diverse and energetic community of stakeholders across variety of backgrounds in education.

Session: Disrupting the School-to-Prison Pipeline
Conference Date: March 5-8, 2018
Location: Austin, TX


National Art Education Association Conference

Description: Explore this year's theme of Art + Design = STEAM and join with colleagues to experience Seattle—a city that thrives on creativity. It's the largest gathering of visual arts educators in the world!

Session: Can art be taught effectively in a virtual environment?
Conference Date: March 22-24 2018
Location: Seattle, WA


Patterns of Innovation

Description:The Patterns of Innovation Conference brings together more than 400 educators from around the world to develop and share best practices in 21st century teaching and learning.

Session: Distributed Leadership at California Connections Academy
Conference Date: March 27-28, 2018
Location: Napa, California


Conferences Attended in 2018

  • Future of Technology Conference (FETC)
  • At-Risk Youth National Forum
  • SXSWedu
  • National Art Education Association Conference
  • Patterns of Innovation, powered by P21—Partnership for 21st Century Learning

Conferences Attended in 2017

  • Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA)
  • 2017 At-Risk Youth National Forum
  • SXSWedu Conference & Festival
  • CoSN Annual Conference
  • LRP's National Institute
  • United States Distance Learning Association National Conference (USDLA)
  • Common Ground 2017
  • Vision Critical Summit
  • International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) Symposium