2015 Parent Education & Leadership Conference
Learn & Celebrate Together

April 17 – 18, 2015
McKimmon Conference Center
1101 Gorman Street
Raleigh, NC 27606

Registration Information

Online Registration is closed. Limited on-site registration available at the conference.


Speaker Highlights

James E. Ford
NC Teacher of the Year
Garinger High School
Charlotte, NC

 

Otha Thornton
President
National PTA

 

James C. Gardner
Chairman
North Carolina ABC Commission

 

 


Proposed Agenda

Friday, April 17

9 a.m.

Registration Opens

10 a.m. – Noon

Noon – 1 p.m.

Boxed Lunch

James C. Gardner, Chairman, North Carolina ABC Commission – Talk it Out Initiative

1:15  – 2:15 p.m.

National PTA Report from President Otha Thornton
This group session will share news about the 2015 National PTA Convention and also provide information available from National PTA. Learn how to navigate www.pta.org for resources for your PTA!

2:30  – 5:45 p.m.

6:30 to 9 p.m.

Awards Celebration Dinner

Keynote Address
James E. Ford, NC Teacher of the Year
Education is Everything


Saturday, April 18

8 a.m.

Registration Opens

8:15 – 9 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Professional Development Session for Teachers

9:15 – 10:30 a.m.

10:45 a.m.– 1 p.m.

General Session & Lunch

General Session (Business Session)

  • Election of President, President-Elect, Secretary
    2015-2017 Slate of Nominees
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Advocacy Report
  • Report of the President

Keynote Address: Otha Thornton, National PTA President

1:15 – 3 p.m.

Exhibitor Expo

2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Reflections Recognition Celebration

Agenda is subject to change. Last modified on 2/5/2015.


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