The conference will include breakout sessions and panel discussions on several timely topics related to the State of Education in Georgia to include creating safe and welcoming schools, Common Core State Standards, teacher and leader evaluation systems, professional ethics in education, and others. Keynote speakers will include Larry Cuban (Stanford University), Andy Rotherham (Bellwether Education) and Barbara Pulliam-Davis (Superintendent, Greene County Schools). 

Thursday, September 19, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

UGA Hotel and Conference Center
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States

$95 (includes workshop materials, refreshment breaks, lunch and parking pass)

Deadline to register: September 12, 2013

Event Cancellation Policies
(1) A cancellation received by 5:00 p.m. ET on or before September 12, 2013 will be refunded, minus a $35 processing fee. No refunds will be issued thereafter; substitutions will be allowed. (2) To change or cancel your registration, call 800-884-1381, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. (3) If an event is cancelled for any reason, the UGA Hotel and Conference Center will not be responsible for any charges related to travel. 

Hotel Costs: 

You'll be given the opportunity to make a hotel reservation as you proceed through the online registration process. 

Contact information: 

Registration Contact: The Georgia Center
(706) 542-2134
(800) 884-1381

Program Contact:
Melanie Baer,, 706-542-4556
Beth Massey,, 706-542-8799

Special Needs
If you require special services, contact Jean Mann at, by September 12, 2013. Dietary restrictions should be indicated on the registration form or during the online registration process.