This year’s Ignite Innovative Education Summit will be a gathering of innovative thinkers from around the world. The conference will focus on stimulating discussions around new and transformative education, professional development for educators and volunteers, and the exciting experiences of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, including the presence of several astronauts, VIPs and NASA educators.
In addition to the core conference events and activities, several add-on experiences will be offered including a space mission experience, space and flight simulators, high and low ropes courses, water activities, and tours of NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. (*Due to NASA restrictions, Marshall tours are available for U.S. citizens only.)
The Ignite Innovative Education Summit will take place from Wednesday, July 20 to Saturday, July 23. Plan to arrive on July 20 to attend the kick-off event that evening, and to depart July 23 after 12 p.m. If you choose to participate in the add-on space mission experience, plan to extend your stay until Sunday, July 24.
The Ignite Summit 2016 is a public event open to anyone who is passionate about innovative and transformative education, including: