Hawaii Association of Independent Schools

2020 Schools of the Future Conference

October 26 & 27, 2020

Keynote Speakers
Morning, October 26 Afternoon, October 26  Morning, October 27 Afternoon, October 27  
Eric Scheninger  Dr. Michele Borba  Scott Barry Kaufman Ron Ritchhart  

2020 Leading Schools of the Future Post-Conference

October 28, 2020

Early Bird Conference Registration Rates

Opens March 2nd!

October 26 & 29 (2-day ticket) $350
October 26 (1-day ticket) $175
October 27 (1-day ticket) $175
LSOTF Pre-Conference (Oct. 28) $125 
LSOTF 3-day (Oct. 26, 27, & 28) $440
Have Registration Questions Or Need Help? 
Please email the SOTF Committee at SOTF@hais.us.

Call for Proposals is Open!!!

Deadline: March 15, 2020

Be a part of the 12th annual Schools of the Future Conference! We are seeking proposals related to pedagogy and best teaching practices to help educators prepare student learners for the future. This year's conference will take place on Monday and Tuesday, October 26-27.  Stay tuned for Early Bird Registration, which will open in March.

To submit a proposal, please complete the 2020 SOTF Proposal Form. Please note that student participation in presentations in highly encouraged.

The deadline to submit a proposal is March 15, 2020 and notifications will be sent by April 30, 2020.

Conference Tracks

Session Format Type

Proposal Submission Guidelines

Presenter Registration Rates

Proposal Review Criteria

Schools of the Future Videos

Luke Ritchie - Children are Capable NOW!

Dr. Laura Jana - The Toddler Brain

Schools of the Future - 10 Year Anniversary

Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa's Keynote Speech at the SOTF Conference

Hawai'i Superintendent Dr. Christina Kishimoto's Welcome Remarks

Social and Emotional Learning

Past SOTF Conferences

The Schools of the Future Journey

2019 SOTF Conference Re-Cap

2018 SOTF Conference Re-Cap

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