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Powerful Learning Conference

Registration for the 2017 Powerful Learning Conference is now available online!
Early registration rate per person - $200.   After December 15, registration rate per person - $250.

To register, please follow these simple steps:

  1. Download and print a copy of the REGISTRATION BROCHURE.
  2. Review the brochure and all sessions descriptions while making note of the sessions you would like to attend.  Select a breakout session from Session A, B, C and D.  Changes can be made on-site at Ticket-Exchange.
  3. After identifying your session choices, go to REGISTER ONLINE to begin your online registration.  (Please NOTE, you will be required to make a lunch selection FIRST on Monday as that selection may determine other session options.)
  4. For assistance in registration, please contact Tammy Bagley at [email protected] or 573-881-4849.

Three Nationally acclaimed keynote presenters this year are:

  • Luis F. Cruz, Ph.D. - "PLCs: Engage Everyone" - Engaging Your People • Turn Around Agent • Strategies to Change Culture
  • ​​Todd Whitaker​​​"School Culture Rewired" -  Acknowledge, Honor, Connect/Engage
    - First 1500 registrants will receive School Culture Rewired: How to Define, Assess, and Transform It, by    Steve Gruenert and Todd Whitaker
  • Mike Rutherford - "Engage in the Craft of Teaching...Celebrating and Appreciating Skillful Instruction" - Strategies to Engage Students • Skillful Teaching and Effective Leadership

Missouri's National Distinguished Principal of the Year will present at the Leadership Luncheon:

  • Beth Houf - "Passionate Leadership:  Transforming and Engaging Staff and Students Each and Every day"  

Over Sixty Breakout Sessions

  • Successful practitioners and regional consultants present on a variety of topics that impact instruction, learning and assessment.

Post Conference Session($50 per person additional fee includes lunch and book)

  • Mike Rutherford - The Artisan Teacher: A Field Guide to Skillful Teaching



Cathi Rust, Supervisor
School Improvement
Phone: 573-751-6830
Michele Stichler, Administrative Assistant
School Improvement
Phone: 573-751-8247