Please continue to check this page as we are currently organizing speakers for the 2018 National Conference on Innovative Teaching Strategies. If you would like more information on becoming a speaker at this conference or any of our other conferences please email us at pd@accutrain.com.


FEATURED SPEAKERS - ATLANTA


Dr. Christopher Emdin - Professor of Science Education & Author

Reimagining Education: Using Hip-Hop as an Approach to Teaching from the Students’ Standpoint

Christopher Emdin is an Associate Professor of Science Education and Director of Science Education in the Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology at Teachers College, Columbia University. READ MORE...

Craig Boykin - Mr. "GED to Ph.D."

Helping Educators Overcome Cultural Poverty, Disengaged Parents, and Apathetic Students

Every now and then you come across an individual who lives a humble life. Yet, his very presence strikes a chord within you. Craig’s story is one that moves, touches and inspires audiences. READ MORE...

Steph Jensen - Award-Winning Author & International Speaker

Mean Behind the Screen

Steph Jensen, MS, LPC is an award-winning author and international speaker recognized for her insight and understanding of relational aggression. READ MORE...

Dr. Michael Gurian - Marriage & Family Counselor and New York Times Bestselling Author

The Minds of Boys: Best Practices for Educating Boys and Young Men

Michael Gurian is a marriage and family counselor in private practice and the New York Times bestselling author of twenty eight books published in twenty two languages. READ MORE...

Rosalind Wiseman - Educator, Parent Expert & Social Activist

Queen Bees & Masterminds: Navigating Friendships, Social Conflicts & Popularity

Rosalind Wiseman has had only one job since graduating from college—to help communities shift the way we think about children and teens’ emotional and physical wellbeing. READ MORE...

Eric Clark - Master Trainer for Responsibility-Centered Discipline

Eric Clark, M. Ed., is a Certified Master Trainer for Responsibility-Centered Discipline and helped shape the implementation materials for the program. READ MORE...


FEATURED SPEAKERS - LAS VEGAS


Paul Tough - Bestselling Author

Paul Tough, bestselling author of How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity and the Hidden Power of Character, ushered in a tidal change in thinking with his argument that curiosity, conscientiousness, optimism, self-control and grit are better indicators of success than IQ. READ MORE...

Yong Zhao, Ph.D. - Expert on Globalization & Education

Yong Zhao currently serves as a Foundations Distinguished Professor at the University of Kansas and was previously the Presidential Chair and Director of the Institute for Global and Online Education in the College of Education, University of Oregon, where he is also a Professor in the Department of Educational Measurement, Policy, and Leadership. READ MORE...

Peter DeWitt, Ed.D. - Best-Selling Author

Collaborative Leadership: 6 Influences That Matter Most

Dr. Peter DeWitt speaks nationally and internationally on collaborative leadership, fostering inclusive school climates and student engagement. READ MORE...

Eric Clark - Master Trainer for Responsibility-Centered Discipline

Eric Clark, M. Ed., is a Certified Master Trainer for Responsibility-Centered Discipline and helped shape the implementation materials for the program. READ MORE...