26th Annual Future Educators Association® National Conference
April 23-25, 2015 • Washington, D.C.
The 2015 Future Educators Association® National Conference will take place April 23-25, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, just across the Potomac River from our nation’s capital. FEA members from across the country will participate in this action-packed event filled with networking opportunities, competitive events, and professional development for students and teachers alike.
Registration information is coming soon.
CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS
The Future Educators Association® is seeking proposals for conference sessions that are relevant and engaging for two specific audiences: 1) high school and college students who are exploring careers in education and 2) professional educators who are mentoring aspiring educators.
Sessions will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, Va. Each session will be 45 minutes and may be led by anyone involved in education, including FEA students. Please note that these sessions are to be informative, educational sessions and are not to be used to advertise or sell a product or service.
Get creative! Session themes may include, but are not limited to, the ideas below.
For high school and college students:
- Teaching tips
- Connecting with students
- Using data
- Using educational technology
- The path to college (admissions process, paying for college, what to do while in high school to be ready for college, etc.)
- The path to accomplished teaching
- College life
- Service learning
- Careers in education
- Innovation in education
- Educational leadership
- Community leadership
- Teaching as leadership
For professional educators who are mentoring aspiring educators:
- Tips for successful FEA projects and programs
- Teacher recruitment
- Teacher preparation
- Teacher leadership
- Other relevant and timely education issues
To be considered as a presenter, your proposal must be completed in its entirety and received at FEA National by 5:00 p.m. ET Monday, Nov. 10, 2014.