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Nov 10 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am Hyatt Regency Ballroom
 
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am Hyatt Regency Ballroom
Dr. Mary Gavigan, Executive Director, CESA #1 Dr. Ryan Krohn, Director, the Institute for Personalized Learning Trailblazer Award
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 9:10 am
 
Nov 10 @ 9:10 am – 10:10 am Hyatt Regency Ballroom
Creative by Design We know that creativity is vital. We want to empower our students to be innovators, creators, and builders. But how do we do this when faced with limitations in time, technology, and[...]
Nov 10 @ 10:10 am – 10:30 am
 
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am Wisconsin Center - Room 203C
Session Description Personalized learning reshapes how, what, and where people learn. Many of our existing schools are filled with classrooms designed to support a different type of teaching and learning from a different era in[...]
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am Wisconsin Center - Room 202DE
Session Description Take a deep dive into the Waukesha STEM Academy’s personalized learning environment and the structures that have been removed and the collaborative leadership systems that have been put in place to support in[...]
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
Jim Rickabaugh Topic: Leading Personalized Learning Location: Hyatt Executive A Beth Bolling Topic: Culturally Responsive Practices Location: Hyatt Executive B Melissa Anders Topic: Personalized Learning at the High School Level Location: Hyatt Executive C Christina Sprader[...]
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am Wisconsin Center - Room 202C
Session Description The Honeycomb Model developed by the Institute for Personalized Learning is a wonderful synthesis of the elements of personalized learning. As educators, the model may seem daunting at first glance. But, once we[...]
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am Wisconsin Center - Room 203AB
Session Description Clark Street Community School (CSCS), a high school in the Middleton Cross Plains Area School District, has a deep commitment to student engagement and has had a lot of success in their first[...]
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am Hyatt Regency Ballroom
We often hear from participants that one of the things they really enjoy about the Convening is the opportunity to network with others involved in personalized learning. If you want some quality networking time, come[...]
Nov 10 @ 11:45 am – 12:00 pm
 
Nov 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Hyatt Regency Ballroom
 
Nov 10 @ 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm
 
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 202DE
Session Description By now we know personalized learning works because students have voice and choice in the learning process. While we witness greater student engagement, autonomy, and authentic outcomes than in traditional classrooms, the true[...]
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 202C
Session Description During this session, attendees will focus on leadership development for all levels. They will evaluate where they are in the process of preparing for systematic change regarding their vision and mindset. We will[...]
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
Mike Cady Topic: Scaling Personalized Learning Location: Hyatt Executive A Lisa Welch/Wanda Richardson Topic: Creating Learner Profiles Location: Hyatt Executive B Dana Monogue Topic: Scaling Up and Down Grades Location: Hyatt Executive C James Murray Topic: Personalized Learning[...]
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 203C
Session Description The Personalization in Practice research team from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, School of Education (working in partnership with the Institute for Personalized Learning) will present findings on 1) participatory cultures and[...]
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 203AB
Session Description Resources will be discussed and provided that explore the beginning stages of implementing personalized learning, in conjunction with 1:1 technology, in the primary classroom. We will show you where we started and how[...]
Nov 10 @ 2:15 pm – 2:45 pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
Jeffrey Taege Topic: Creating Coherence Across the District Location: Hyatt Executive A Kate Sommerville/Angela Patterson Topic: Assessment Location: Hyatt Executive B  
Nov 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
Topics/Rooms: Getting Started/Design – Executive A Implementation/Revision – Executive B Expansion/Systemic Change – Executive C Leading Personalized Learning and Tapping the Power of Personalized Learning Book Signing – Executive D Topical “meet-ups” are an informal way to learn more[...]
Nov 11 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am Hyatt Regency Ballroom
Dr. Tony Evers, State Superintendent Dr. Ryan Krohn, Director, the Institute for Personalized Learning
Nov 11 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am Hyatt Regency Ballroom
21st Century Learning and the Drive to Transformation There are 6.5 million unfilled jobs in the U.S. and more than 7 million people are unemployed. This is largely due to the skills gap that continues[...]
Nov 11 @ 9:45 am – 10:05 am
 
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 12:05 pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee - Executive AB
Session Description Learn how Academic and Career Planning (ACP) sets the stage for and should be an integral component of personalized learning. Through ACP, students are guided on a journey of self-discovery that fosters a[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 11:20 am Wisconsin Center - Room 203AB
Session Description Oregon has one of the most flexible credit option policies of any state. And districts are working hard to connect students with solid credit-bearing opportunities that can improve skills, reduce drop-out rates and[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 11:20 am Wisconsin Center - Room 203C
Session Description We’re back! The advisor team from INSPIRE at Waukesha North High School returns to provide insight into their second year of implementing a student-driven high school learning experience. We will share how we[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 12:05 pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee - Crystal Room
Session Description Good video content can be a strong supplemental piece to any personalized learning lesson or unit. However, students not watching and utilizing those resources can limit the power technology has to transform learning[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 11:20 am Wisconsin Center - Room 202DE
Session Description We will share out examples of how we have infused the Arts into the four prime academic areas (English / Social Studies / Math / Science) and changed the lens on classroom environment,[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 12:05 pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee - Executive CD
Session Description P.P.S. (Passion Projects through Service) encourages students to become global citizens by connecting students’ interests to global issues via personalized service projects. In this session the presenters will demonstrate how they developed and[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 11:20 am Wisconsin Center - Room 202C
  Session Description Are you missing a few pieces from the puzzle of Personalized Learning? Well, we’ve found them—and the box cover, too! Join Holmes and Watson as they help you unlock the mystery behind[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:05 am – 12:05 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 203DE
Session Description STEM is heating up the education world these days! Come MAKE and CREATE while learning how to integrate STEM into all Primary level curricular areas in a meaningful and personalized way! Learn about[...]
Nov 11 @ 11:35 am – 12:05 pm Wisconsin Center
Jim Rickabaugh Book Talk: Tapping the Power of Personalized Learning Location: Wisconsin Center 202C Theresa Ewald Topic: Micro-credentials Location: Wisconsin Center 202DE Krista Krauter Topic: Goal Setting and Conferencing Location: Wisconsin Center 203AB Paula Kaiser Topic: Learner Dispositions/Skill Sets Location: Wisconsin Center[...]
Nov 11 @ 12:05 pm – 12:25 pm
 
Nov 11 @ 12:25 pm – 1:15 pm Hyatt Regency Ballroom
 
Nov 11 @ 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm
 
Nov 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:10 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 202C
  Come see middle school learners in action! During the unconference time, you will have a chance to drop in and visit the “fishbowl” and observe learners and educators from the FLIGHT Academy interacting in a personalized learning[...]
Nov 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:10 pm Wisconsin Center - Room 202DE
Come see K/1 learners in action! During the unconference time, you will have a chance to drop in and visit the “fishbowl” and observe learners and educators from KM Explore interacting in a personalized learning environment. Even[...]
Nov 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm Wisconsin Center
Topic 1 Location: Room 203AB Topic 2 Location: Room 203C Topic 3 Location: Room 203DE
Nov 11 @ 2:15 pm – 2:25 pm
 
Nov 11 @ 2:25 pm – 3:10 pm Wisconsin Center
Topic 1 Location: Room 203AB Topic 2 Location: Room 203C Topic Location: Room 203DE