NSSC is not just for students. The Educators Forum is a series of breakout sessions built specifically for educators. Gain valuable insights for your curriculum as you learn from current and past NSSC judges, creative professionals, and fellow educators from across the nation.
Remember, educators attend the conference for FREE. One admission per student attendee.
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Forum Schedule Overview
Topics at the Educator’s Forum change from year to year to keep discussion fresh. This schedule will be updated as content for this year is confirmed. Sign up for our newsletter to stay informed.
6:00pm: Conference Early Check-in
8:30am: Keynote: Butler Looney
10:00am: VIP Check In
10:30am: Industry Demands & Expectations
11:30am: Lunch Break
1:00pm: The Creative Performer
1:00pm: Senior Job Fair
1:45pm: Building Community
2:30pm: Standing out Through Collaboration
3:15pm: Humor is no Laughing Matter
5:00pm: VIP Reception
6:15pm: Keynote: Ashley Davis-Marshall
8:30am: Keynote: Allana MacGowan
11:30am: Judges Panel
12:00pm: Lunch Break
12:30pm: Underclassmen Portfolio Review
1:00pm: Educator Keynote: Alex Center
2:15pm: Rebranding Small Businesses
4:30pm: Keynote: Rob Jones & Eric Garza
9:00pm: Closing Party
Call for Abstracts
We are looking for educators to present at the Educators Forum.
Download the submission guidelines for full details.