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October 30 - November 1, 2015
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"The ASCD Annual Conference changed my practice and my life!"

—Hayward Jean, Principal
Mellichamp Elementary School
Orangeburg, S.C.

Free Membership

A one-year ASCD Basic membership is included with nonmember conference registration. 


> Register today.


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    Saturday, March 21, 2015
    Lucky Strike Houston
    6:30–9:30 p.m.

    RSVP for the #ASCD15 Bowling Social

    Learn more about special events at Annual Conference.


Thank you for coming to the 70th ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show!

Educators from all over the globe and of all levels came together to learn, share, and grow in your practice. 

With over 300 companies filling the ASCD Exhibit Show with displays of the latest education products and services, the ASCD Annual Conference provided opportunities to see the latest tools for making your job easier and more rewarding.

See You Next Year in Atlanta!

Learn more about the 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibit Show from April 2–4 in Atlanta, Ga.

Beat the Saturday Morning Lines! Use Satellite Express Check-In

New this year, attendees can pick up their conference badges on Friday night in the lobby of the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel.

Date: Friday, March 20
Time: 6:00
9:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel Lobby

  • All pre-registered attendees are encouraged to use this service (even if not staying at the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel).
  • Only badges will be distributed at this location; attendees will have to pick up tote bags and program books at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Level 1, Hall E.

Download The 2015 Conference App

The 2015 Annual Conference app is now available from your mobile app store

It's an invaluable resource on-site for downloading session materials, checking room locations, and more.

Make Your Hotel Reservations Now!

Make sure you get a room in the reserved block.

Book your housing.

See hotel maps and rates.

Get travel discounts and information.

Why Should I Attend Annual Conference?

At the ASCD Annual Conference, you'll discover new ideas and practical strategies that deliver real results for your students.

  • Classroom teachers from any grade level spend three days exploring new teaching strategies, lesson planning ideas, and classroom management techniques.
  • Principals and assistant principals learn new ways to lead and inspire the entire school community.
  • District and state administrators get the latest ideas and information on how schools succeed and the best ways to support staff development.


See Who's Presenting at This Year's Conference

Browse more than 350 concurrent session descriptions and presenters; locate session rooms; access an interactive map of the Exhibit Hall, session presentation materials; and more with Map Your Show.

Free ASCD Membership with Registration

Nonmember conference registration includes a free ASCD membership to help you carry on your professional development after the conference ends.

Enjoy a full year of the premier education magazine Educational Leadership®; discounts on ASCD books, DVDs, and events; access to exclusive online content; and more. 

Register today!



Lead Sponsors

  • Discovery Education
  • Safari Montage


Sponsoring Partners

  • Adobe
  • Microsoft
  • OverDrive

Presenting Platinum Sponsors

  • Corwin
  • Edmodo
  • Scantron


Presenting Gold Sponsors

  • The College Board
  • Follett
  • Forrest T. Jones & Company


Presenting Silver Sponsors

  • Edutopia
  • SmartBrief
  • Solution Tree

Featured Sponsors

  • Cambridge Educational Services
  • Education Elements
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


  • ObserverTab
  • Second Step

Media Sponsor

  • MindRocket Media Group