Topics and Learning Objectives

2018 Theme: Equitable Policies and Practices the Promote Engagement and Success for Diverse Learners

  • What policies and practices are effective for improving engagement and learning for diverse students?
  • What does it mean to provide a high quality public education for special education students and culturally and linguistically diverse learners?
  • What  factors  contribute to educational disparities among students?
  • How do education policies create barriers and opportunities to student engagement in the classroom and community?
  • What  policies and practices hold the greatest promise for meeting  the needs of all types of learners, including those who are victims of trauma?