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2019 Georgia Charter Schools Conference
February 13 - February 15
Join the Georgia Charter Schools Association Feb. 13-15 for the 2019 Georgia Charter Schools Conference at the Savannah International Convention Center. You don’t want to miss the largest statewide gathering of Georgia’s charter school community!
Register now before the price increases on January 30. A discounted rate for teachers is available. New and existing board members of locally-approved charter schools can receive credit hours for any session offered in the board governance strand.
Attendees arriving on Wednesday, Feb. 13 can take part in a welcome reception sponsored by Georgia College JHL Lounsbury College of Education. The reception will be followed by a special movie screening of STEP.
Conference attendees will have the opportunity to take part in more than 30 breakout sessions and hear from two exciting and engaging keynote speakers: Chevonne Hall, the Principal of the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women, and Sydney Chaffee, the 2017 National Teacher of the Year.
Hall is scheduled to speak during the conference General Session on Thursday, Feb. 14. The public charter school she leads has achieved a 100 percent graduation rate for the past three years and was recently featured in the movie “STEP.”
Sydney Chaffee will give her keynote address on Friday, Feb. 15. Chaffee is a Humanities teacher at Codman Academy Charter Public School. She has a passion for helping diverse learners grow through authentic, relevant, interdisciplinary curricula.
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