Urban Schools Conference

Nearly 1,000 educators attended the 2018 Urban Schools Conference on
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
at the Empire State Convention Center. 

    2018 Urban Schools Conference
    Posted on 11/07/2018
    2018 Urban Schools Conference

    2018 Urban Schools Conference
    November 6 2018
    Empire State Convention Center, Albany
    7:45 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Welcome & Introduction begins at 8:30 am.

    The Schenectady City School District has teamed up with Capital Region BOCES to offer the 2nd Annual Urban Schools Conference.  The conference will provide teachers and administrators with the tools to address the unique issues facing urban educators today with a focus on meeting the needs or underserved students including:

    • Social Emotional Health
    • Developmental Literacy
    • Pedagogy and Instructional Design
    • Culturally-Responsive Practices
    • Data Decision-Making


    Jeff Duncan-Andrade

     Jeff Duncan-Andrade, author of two books, transformational leader and co-founder of the Teaching Excellence Network, will be delivering the keynote at the Urban Schools Conference.  More about Dr. Duncan-Andrade

    Jeff Duncan-Andrade

    Featured Speakers

    Adam Alvarez, Ph.D.
    Donyall Dickey, Ed.D.
    Jamila Lyiscott
    James Moffett

    13 Break-Out Sessions
    and Presentations
    List of Sessions


    SCSD educators:  You are already registered.  The registration link is for those outside of the Schenectady City School District who would like to register. 

    Registration Information


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