Sessions and Workshops

With more than 200 sessions, engaging workshops, and inspiring keynotes, the Symposium is the only international conference focused solely on transforming K-12 education policy and practice through personalized, competency-based learning. The iNACOL Symposium is the flagship event for innovators, education leaders, practitioners, policymakers, and researchers advancing powerful, personalized, learner-centered experiences for students.

With 25 unique conference strands, the diversity of topics allows participants to attend sessions from a variety focused on education innovation, systems change toward transformation, new designs/models, enabling policies, strategic communications and research. Attendees may choose to focus deeply on a single strand or can move across strands to collaborate with others leading the field.

iNACOL programmatic strands and content for 2019 include:

1.     Assessments for Learning
2.     Blended Learning
3.     Communications & Marketing
4.     Community Engagement
5.     Competency Education
6.     Digital Content & Curriculum
7.     Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
8.     Emerging Technologies
9.     English Language Learners
10.   Human Capital
11.   Instructional Practices
12.   International Focus
13.   K12/HE/Employment Pathways
14.   Leadership
15.   Online Learning
16.   Open Education Resources (OER)
17.   Personalized Learning
18.   Policy & Advocacy
19.   Professional Learning & Development
20.  Quality Assurance
21.   Research & Evaluation
22.   School Redesign
23.   Systems Transformation
24.   Special Student Populations (At-Risk, Gifted, Students with Disabilities, etc.)
25.   Whole Child Personalization/Social Emotional Learning