Info-Email June 2015

Education Leadership Symposium 2015:

Abstracts of the sessions online – featuring 160 speakers – already 500 participants so far

 

For the German version see:

www.Schulleitungssymposium.net/info-email-juni-2015/

 

increase knowledge – exchange with experts – maintain relationships – establish contacts – pursue your own ideas

 

Dear colleagues and friends

 

So far, already 500 participants from around the world have registered to participate in the Education Leadership Symposium in Zug (September 2-4 2015). The Symposium will feature over 160 speakers.

 

The registration is possible for two more weeks till July, 7 at:

www.EducationSymposium.net/registration-funding/registration-for-the-symposium/

We offer a discount for participants who arrive from outside Switzerland.

 

NEW: International Participation Grants

We are happy to announce the availability of up to 20 international participation grants. These grants are available for people from low- and middle-income countries interested in attending the Symposium. They cover the registration fee as well as travel costs of up to 1000 CHF, depending on actual costs. The deadline for applications is July 10th.

For more information, please visit

www.educationsymposium.net/registration-funding/funding/

 

If you want to bring a group of participants, get in touch with us about special rates and a school-visit program, as others already have done.

 

Information about the Program

 

Within the Plenary Program (Wednesday, September 2, and Friday, September 4), 14 experts for education from research, policy, school administration and school practice will give keynote speeches.

For more information, please visit

www.EducationSymposium.net/program/main-conference/

 

Within the Parallel Program (Thursday, September 3), there is the opportunity to immerse yourself in one of the 5 English- and 10 German-speaking thematic strands over four 90-minute sessions (workshops and presentations) or to switch between different thematic strands. The parallel program offers around 100 sessions with presentations, workshops and discussions.

For more information, please visit www.Educationsymposium.net/parallelprogram/

 

In addition, there are special formats:

• Open Space to the topics Educational Excellence, Equality and Equity

• Thematic strands „Arts and Education“

• Forum „PERSONAL“

• Forum „profilQ – Professionalization through Quality Development in Schools”

• Workshop „Women in Leadership“

• Workshop ” Staff Appraisal“

• Workshop „explore-it – Learning Material for Technology, Natural Science and Innovation“

• Workshop „Innovations in Education with the Help of the Third Sector“

• Workshop „Professional Learning through Reflection promoted by Feedback and Coaching”

• Forum “Le@ds – Leading Education @ Democratic Schools“

You can find more information in the program.

 

Registered participants will receive information on how to sign in for the different events in mid-July.

 

During the pre-conference, the International Seminar (Tuesday, September 1, and Wednesday, September 2), school visits will take place: you have to choice of seven different schools.

For more information, please visit

www.EducationSymposium.net/program/pre-conference/

 

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Zug.

 

All the best

Stephan Huber and the IBB-Team

www.EducationSymposium.net

www.Edulead.net

 

Please feel free to forward this email to colleagues of your professional networks who might be interested in knowing about the symposium.

 

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Some important direct links:

 

Plenary Program

Overview and Abstracts:

www.EducationSymposium.net/program/main-conference/

 

Parallel Program

Overview:

www.conftool.com/sls2015/index.php?page=browseSessions&metadata=show&mode=table&presentations=show

Abstracts of the Presentations and Workshops:

www.conftool.com/sls2015/index.php?page=browseSessions&metadata=show&mode=list&presentations=show

 

Registration

www.EducationSymposium.net/registration-funding/registration-for-the-symposium/

Please note that we offer a discount for participants from outside Switzerland as a support for travel costs.

 

Speakers

www.EducationSymposium.net/program/speakers/

 

Pre-Conference: International Seminar

www.EducationSymposium.net/program/pre-conference/

 

Conference Dinner: Tour de Zoug

www.EducationSymposium.net/en/program/entertainment-program/

 

Accommodation

www.EducationSymposium.net/en/meeting-place/accommodation/

Please note that special rates can only be offered for a limited time.

 

Zug and its Surrounding

www.EducationSymposium.net/meeting-place/zug-and-its-surroundings/

 

Cooperation

www.EducationSymposium.net/en/service-and-cooperations/cooperations/

 

Video-Trailer of the Symposium

www.EducationSymposium.net/symposium/general-information/

 

Feedback of Participants

www.EducationSymposium.net/symposium/photos-and-videos/statements-of-former-participants/

 

Former Symposia

www.EducationSymposium.net/archiv/

 

Flyer of the Symposium

www.EducationSymposium.net/service-and-cooperations/downloads/