Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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ADE Summit 2019


June 18-21, 2019

Hot Springs Convention Center

The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) is excited to introduce the ADE Summit.

The ADE Summit combines many smaller conferences from the past into one amazing opportunity, expanding the reach of those previous events. The Summit will give participants the opportunity to attend sessions they may have never considered before.  All educators can benefit from the wide range of topics that will be offered.

Conferences Included:

  • Arkansas Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development Conference
  • Computer Science Educators Conference
  • Data & Reporting Conference
  • Dyslexia/Reading Conference
  • ESOL Conference 
  • School Health Conference
  • School Improvement Conference
  • Special Education LEA Academy

For more information, please contact:

Carmen Jordan, Division Manager
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Research & Technology
101 East Capital, Suite 101
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone:  501-682-4887
Gina Windle, Chief of Staff
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall, Room 304-A
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone:  501-683-0205

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