The free and exclusively online event—which attracted more than 900 participants last year—offers educators around the globe 24 sessions to support their work to implement and sustain a whole child approach to education.
From Monday, May 6, through Friday, May 10, daily general sessions will be presented live between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. eastern time. The full agenda and registration information is available at www.ascd.org/wcvirtualconference.
Scheduled speakers include:
Pasi Sahlberg, director general of the Centre for International Mobility and Cooperation in Helsinki, Finland, and an internationally renowned education speaker and writer;
Michael Fullan, professor emeritus of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto and a worldwide authority on educational reform;
Andy Hargreaves, the Thomas More Brennan chair in the Lynch School of Education at Boston College and an internationally recognized researcher, writer, consultant, and adviser;
and Educators from Milwaukie High School in Milwaukie, Ore., the 2013 Vision in Action: The ASCD Whole Child Award-winning school.