Image: Attendee Information for Symposium 2015: February 22-24, 2015


22 Feb 2015 - 24 Feb 2015


Hyatt Regency San Franciso Airport
1333, Old Bayshore Highway
Burlingame, CA 94010


The New Teacher Center is pleased to invite you to our 17th National Symposium on Teacher Induction, Accelerating Excellence.

Pre-Conference: Sunday, February 22, 2015
Symposium: Monday, February 23 – Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Venue: Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport

We have received an amazingly positive response to our Symposium 2015 program, and have reached our maximum capacity of attendees, due to venue space limitations.

Registration is now closed to any further enrollment online or onsite, during the event.

Again, thank you for your interest, and we look forward to seeing you next year at Symposium 2016.

New Teacher Center’s 17th National Symposium on Teacher Induction gives district and instructional leaders a unique opportunity to learn from their peers about developments in the field of teacher induction and other programs that improve teacher effectiveness. Our annual Symposium offers you the chance to collaborate and network with fellow district, school and teacher leaders, mentors, coaches, and teachers. We invite you to join us as we explore what Accelerating Excellence looks like in teaching and learning across the nation.

Hear from Expert Practitioners
You can learn from an amazing selection of keynote and featured speakers – all experts or advocates in their field featuring: Mentoring & Coaching, Leadership Development, Equity & Access, Social & Emotional Learning, Common Core State Standards, Innovation in the Field, and Programmatic Development & Sustainability.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Kate Gerson, Senior Fellow for Educator Engagement and the Common Core in New York
  • Baruti Kafel, Principal
  • Jeff Duncan-Andrade, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Director of Raza Studies and Education, San Francisco State University
  • Ellen Moir, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, New Teacher Center

Featured Speakers:

  • Elena Aguilar
  • Brad Currie
  • José Luis Vilson
  • Ron Berger

Read more about our speakers

In-Depth Learning Opportunities
Attend sessions led by New Teacher Center, district leaders, and university faculty. Here are just some of the organizations that will be presenting:

  • Hillsborough County Public Schools, Florida
  • Houston Independent School District, Texas
  • Grant Wood Area Education Agency, Iowa
  • Guilford County Schools, North Carolina
  • Sanford University
  • University of Michigan, School of Education
  • University of San Francisco, Learning & Instruction
  • Wilmington University, College of Education

Hotel Rooms: A special discounted room rate is available through January 26,
2015 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport.