Part 1 - Before you begin, please review the guidelines below:

Proposal Preparation Tips

  • Have unique/valid email addresses for all presenters associated with the presentation.

  • Have full contact information, address, phone and fax for all presenters associated with the presentation.

  • Be sure that the title and abstract adequately describe what will be presented. Include as much detail as possible to avoid rewrite requests.

  • Describe your session in a positive tone.

  • Avoid acronyms, attendees may not be familiar with them.

  • Focus on program/classroom innovations that can be replicated at other schools.

  • Consider what attendees will takeaway from your session. Have handouts, links or media ready to share.

  • Consider an online forum to share with attendees to continue discussions.

  • Be sure that the session provides solution-oriented outcomes supported by evaluation.

Online application tips

  • Do not use the back button, click refresh or have another application open on a second tab while entering your application, you will be given a chance to make changes, updates, and additions to your information at the end of the application process.

  • Only 1 application per online form. You will be given a chance to add additional applications using existing speaker information so you won't need to retype all the contact information again.

  • This form works best if you use Chrome.

  • Use the tab key to move between fields, the enter key will attempt to submit the form and you will receive error messages if fields are left blank.

  • Extended Deadline: January 19, 2018. Applications received after January 15, 2018 will be considered as alternates in case of cancellations.

  • An Email Confirmation will be sent upon completion of your application.

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