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In - Person Schedule 

 

**All Times - Eastern Daylight Time**

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Friday 6/23

9:00 am - 1:00 pm - Check In, Registration, Virtual Sessions, Networking, 

                                       Lunch, Vendors

 

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm - Opening & Welcome - All are welcome

 

 

1:35 pm - 2:50 pm  - Workshops 

 

  • Leo J. Fahey - Toward an Intentional Mental Health Therapeutic Democratic Education

 

  • Elmarie Hyman - Homeschool & Hybrid School Co-ops and Resource Centers as Part of                                         the Education Revolution

 

  • Jackie Scully - Dignity in Education for ALL!-Teachers and Students are the Leaders in                                     Education Reform

 

  • Maysaa Banza - Toward A Heart-Centered Education: Lessons from History

 

 

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm - Keynote - Kerry McDonald - How Everyday Entrepreneurs                                                                    Are Transforming Education With Bottom-Up                                                                                                  Solutions

 

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm - Virtual Sessions, Break, Dinner,  Networking, 

                                       Popup Sessions, Vendors

 

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Keynote - Katerina Botvinnik & Dasha Gorobets - How the Urkaine                                                Democratic Education Community Survived During the War. 

 

8:30 pm - 10:00 pm - Networking 

 

Saturday 6/24 

 

9:00 am - 10:25 am - Check In, Registration, Virtual Sessions, Networking, 

                                         Breakfast, Pop - Up Sessions,  Vendors. 

 

10:30 am - 11:45 am - Workshops 

 

  • Don Berg - Salvaging Standardization: How to Mass Produce the Right Stuff

 

  • Gina Riley, Ph.D. - Unschooling Students with Disabilities

 

  • Claire Evans - Reimagining Global Education for the Good of Humanity

 

  • Alysha Hearn - Personalized Learning: How Online Learning Can Support                                                             Individualized Education

 

11:45 am - 12:30 pm  - Check In, Registration, Virtual Sessions, Networking, 

                                          Lunch, Pop - Up Sessions,  Vendors.

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm - Panel - VELA EDUCATION FUND 

 

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm - Workshops 

 

  • Kaity Broadbent - Creating Neuro-supportive Learning Environments and Relationships

 

  • Carl Rust - Unschooling School - How to take control of your education

 

  • Wendy Raver - Homeschooling High School NYC Style: One Example

 

  •  Zoë Deshmukh, Sulaf Hatab, Towa Mikami, Willa Sullivan - Pono From the Learners’                                                                                                                          Perspectives

3:15 pm - 4:30 pm - Keynote - Ken Danford - Education Savings Account: Revolutionary                                                                                                      Funding for the Revolution!

 

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm - Check In, Registration, Virtual Sessions, Networking, 

                                     Lunch, Pop-Up Sessions,  Vendors.

 

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Keynote - Peter Gray - The Education Revolution is Occurring Now and Here Are Ways to Speed It Up

 

8:30 pm - 10:00 pm - Networking

 

 

Sunday 6/25

 

9:00 am - 10:15 am - Virtual Sessions, Networking, 

                                          Breakfast, Pop-Up Sessions,  Vendors.

 

10:30 am - 11:45 am - Workshops 

 

  • Steve Hornstein - Lessons from 50 years work in Democratizing Schools

 

  • Monica Brase and Students -Students Educating the Educators: Student-Led Teacher                                                                  Professional Development

 

  • Jerry Mintz - How To Start an Educational Alternative

 

  • Peter Gray - Practical Ways to Speed Up the Education Revolution

 

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pmBreak, Lunch, Networking, Virtual Sessions  

                                          Pop-Up Sessions, Vendors

 

 

1:00 pm - 2:15 pm - Workshops 

 

  • Julian Vitaglione - An Improvised Life - How i taught myself Everything

 

  • Teen Presenters - Having a Voice in Our Community: A Youth Participatory Action                                                 Research Approach to Engage Teens in Community

  • Kellie Rolstand - "That's Not Fair!" A Child's Guide to Self-Directed Social Justice Education

 

  • Peter Berg - The Education Revolution & Youth Mental Health:

 

 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm - Closing & Evaluation - all are welcome 

Thank You For Being a Part of the Conference

& The Education Revolution

Why The Education Revolution is Crucial
For Democracy

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