4th Annual Meeting the Challenge Conference
Ready to experience a conference unlike any other?
If you are working on implementing standards in your classroom, school or district – then this conference is for you!  Meeting the Challenge will deepen your level of understanding and implementation around the CCSS, NGSS and C3 Framework for Social Studies, and continue to raise the bar of High Quality Teaching and Learning.

Uniquely Different
Our sessions are hand-selected and intentionally planned to meet the needs of teachers and leaders working to implement standards and effective assessment practices.  Sessions are designed around the implementation challenges that districts are experiencing.

In-Depth Learning
Not the usual conference menu!  Follow a strand all the way through to gain a more robust understanding.

Distinctive Features
•    Smaller, intimate sessions
•    Time for personal interaction with presenters
•    Collaborations with P-20 educators
•    The latest information and research on educational practices
•    International, national experts and local practitioners

Who should attend?
•    Administrators: Sessions specifically designed for you (EILA credit provided)
•    Classroom Teachers/Curriculum Coaches: Strands go in-depth to give you specific strategies and practical tools to implement in your classroom immediately
•    Higher Education Faculty:  See what is happening with K-12 education so you can better adapt curriculum and education programs to accommodate this “new crop” of undergraduate learners
•    Teams: Exceptional opportunity to grow your leadership team. Time to learn and plan for your school or district’s next steps in implementation.

received by July 18
received after July 19
Conference and Pre-Conference $425 N/A
Conference Only $350 $425
Pre-Conference Only $150 $225
Conference registration fees include morning refreshments and a boxed lunch on July 23 and 24. There is no lunch provided during the pre-conference on July 22.

Group Discount
Register a group of 5 or more and receive $25 off each registration - that's a $125 discount! All group members must register separately.
  • 07/22/2014 to 07/24/2014  
  • Embassy Suites
    1801 Newtown Pike
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 455-5000
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  • Vendor: University of Kentucky/PIMSER
    1737 Russell Cave Road
    Lexington, KY 40505
    Fax: 859-257-5640
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