ASCD is proud to host one of the most comprehensive exhibit shows in the education arena today. Exhibits by commercial producers of instructional materials are an integral part of the conference.
Texts, teaching aids, the latest products for technology-enabled learning environments, computer hardware and software, professional development opportunities, and more are on display.
What to Expect at the ASCD Annual Conference
At the ASCD Annual Conference, you'll discover new ideas and practical strategies that deliver real results for students.
Classroom teachers from any grade level spend three days exploring new teaching strategies, lesson planning ideas, and classroom management techniques.
Principals and assistant principals learn new ways to lead and inspire your entire school community.
District and state administrators get the latest ideas and information on how schools succeed and the best ways to support staff development.
ASCD—long recognized as one of the premier organizations in the field—is the only professional association that addresses the needs of education leaders serving in a variety of roles, including state- and district-level superintendents, assistant superintendents, and principals.
The Annual Conference program offers over 300 sessions and the exhibit show features 300 of the most respected names in educational publishing, research, and technology demonstrating the latest products and services.
Our general sessions provide a unique platform for highly respected and visionary difference makers to inspire thousands of the very administrators who will make decisions to shape the future of our education system.
ASCD's Annual Conference draws more superintendents and assistant or associate superintendents and more principals and assistant principals than any other single education conference.
Plus, thousands of college faculty, lead teachers, consultants, and key school-level contacts attend the conference too.
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is the global leader in developing and delivering innovative programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner.