Speakers in the SXSWedu Policy Forum hail from national media organizations, state legislatures, think tanks, classrooms and everywhere in between. Highlights include Nikole Hannah Jones, Dan Huberty, The Honorable Bev Perdue, Michael Petrilli and Reihan Salam.
For this year’s Policy Forum, SXSWedu is thrilled to announce a dynamic program that engages with the impact of policy on education. The sessions comprehensively address both the potential and the challenges of education today. Check out some of the topics discussed in the 2016 Policy Forum below:
New programming announcements for the 2016 SXSWedu Conference & Festival are here! Check out what's new and don't forget to register to attend before the discount deadline, this Friday, November 20 at 11:59pm CST, to save 30% off the walkup rate.
A significant portion of SXSWedu attendees are from the K-12 education community. This community represents a wide range of stakeholders passionate about teaching and learning including classroom educators, principals, students, librarians and more! As such, there's a great deal of relevant K-12 content available on the SXSWedu program.
SXSWedu brings together a fair share of attendees from the higher education community. This community represents a wide range of stakeholders passionate about teaching and learning including professors, students, university administrators, presidents and more!
Each March a wide array of passionate stakeholders convene at SXSWedu to learn, discuss and tackle the challenges facing education today. Members of the education business community play a significant role in this conversation, representing industry leaders, entrepreneurs, life long learners and more!
Policy has a tremendous impact on the future of learning. SXSWedu sees a great deal of attendees from the education policy community and those interested in policy conversations. This community represents a wide range of stakeholders passionate about education including national and state policy influencers, students, educators and more!
SXSWedu just released the first programming announcement for the 2016 Conference & Festival. This announcement included more than 190+ sessions that were proposed by the community and selected through PanelPicker in addition to the opening keynote, several featured sessions and films. Although all of this programming differs in format, the 2016 thematic tracks are constant throughout.
As attendees and speakers plan their trips to Austin for SXSWedu 2016, a range of questions regarding the physical spaces of the event have been generated. What does an educational event of this scale look like? A great way to navigate SXSWedu, and build your personalized experience, is to appeal to your inner visual learner and approach the program through the specific room sets of SXSWedu session formats.
SXSWedu is thrilled to reveal the first big programming announcement for the 2016 Conference & Festival, March 7-10 in Austin, Texas. The announcement includes the opening keynote, several featured sessions, film screenings, and more than 190 sessions selected from PanelPicker including the Policy Forum, Playground Talks and Hands On presentations. Check out all of the news and learn more about the programming for SXSWedu 2016 now.