Innovative Schools Summit
Las Vegas

Addressing Learning Loss. Cultural Responsiveness. Supportive Discipline.


Returning to Caesars July 5-9, 2022!

Robert Jackson
Award-Winning Author of "Becoming the Educator They Need," Publisher, International Speaker
Barbara Coloroso
Bestselling author,
international speaker
Larry Thompson
Supportive Discipline Innovator, Creator of Responsibility-Centered Discipline
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Dr. Jennifer Moore
International Speaker and Consultant Focusing on Student and Teacher Wellbeing
Dr. Ronald Gonzalez
Student Engagement Advocate, Award-Winning Administrator in a High-Needs Environment
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Dr. Tommie Mabry
Author of "A Dark Journey to a Light Future," Earned His Ph.D. after Being Expelled from 10 Schools as a Student

Innovative Schools Summit Las Vegas

Held In-Person at Caesars Palace July 5-9, 2021 (following COVID-19 health protocols) the Innovative School Summit Las Vegas will feature Science of Learning Expert Dr. John Almarode,  Education Thought Leader “Stand Tall Steve” Bollar and Supportive Discipline Innovator Larry Thompson and other nationally recognized speakers who will draw upon their experience and research to provide proven strategies that work.  The Summit features access to 4 education conferences for the price of 1,  including

  • School Discipline Conference
  • Innovative Teaching Strategies Conference
  • School Climate & Culture Forum
  • At-Risk & Struggling Students Conference

Caesars Entertainment has maintained strict adherence to CDC, state, local and regulatory guidance throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the most recent recommendations, we will no longer require our guests or Team Members who have been fully vaccinated to wear a mask on our properties in Nevada. We ask our unvaccinated guests and Team Members to continue to follow CDC and state mask mandates. The health and safety of our guests and Team Members alike remain our priority.

What to Expect at the Innovative Schools Summit

What Educators Have to Say about the Summit

Attend 4 Conferences for the Price of 1

Summit attendees may attend sessions from any Summit Conference (on a space-available basis).

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Scholars struggle to consistently distinguish the terms, but educators agree on the need to transform both “climate” and “culture” to improve academic outcomes. This event features practical, real-world initiatives that are successfully transforming the quality, character and personality of schools…

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This conference provides an opportunity for teachers, administrators and other educators to learn about new insights and strategies for reaching and teaching students (PreK-12). It emphasizes evidence-based and novel instructional practices from..


This conference offers a wide array of critical insights and best practices for reaching and teaching students with a variety of emotional and behavioral challenges – especially trauma, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and PTSD.  With 1 in 5 students diagnosable for…

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The At-Risk Students Conference focuses on evidence-based strategies educators can use to prevent dropouts and to help students experience success in school.  The long-term cost of failing to engage these students is tremendous — since they are much less likely to experience success after they leave school…


Returning to Vegas following a COVID hiatus, the Innovative Schools Summit offers four timely topic-driven events at one site. Attendees are able to access sessions across each of those conferences — with nationally known  authors and speakers, as well as current educators, sharing best practices…

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Las Vegas Sessions

Caesars Palace Las Vegas

2022 Summit Hotel & Conference Center

Caesars Palace

Please check back at a later date for hotel reservation information.

Las Vegas 2022 Registration

Registration Options Coming Soon​.

Please Note: Pre-Conference Sessions for Innovative Schools Summit Las Vegas will be held July 5 & 6. The main conference will begin at 8:30 am on July 7.

Super Bundle

4 Conferences + 4 Pre-Con Sessions
$ 750 per attendee
  • 2 Pre-Con Sessions 7/5/21
  • 2 Pre-Con Sessions 7/6/21
  • Entrance to 4 Conferences:
  • ● Innovative Teaching Strategies
    ● School Discipline
    ● School Climate & Culture
    ● At-Risk Students
  • AM & PM Refreshments
  • Earn up to 27 Contact Hours
  • Standard Pricing: $750


4 Conferences + 2 Pre-Con Sessions
$ 650 per attendee
  • 2 Pre-Con Sessions 7/6/21
  • Entrance to 4 Conferences:
  • ● Innovative Teaching Strategies
    ● School Discipline
    ● School Climate & Culture
    ● At-Risk Students
  • AM & PM Refreshments
  • Earn up to 21 Contact Hours
  • Standard Pricing: $650

Conference Only

4 Conferences for the Price of 1
$ 550 per attendee
  • Entrance to 4 Conferences:
  • ● Innovative Teaching Strategies
    ● School Discipline
    ● School Climate & Culture
    ● At-Risk Students
  • AM & PM Refreshments
  • Earn up to 15 Contact Hours
  • Standard Pricing: $550

Group Discount

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$ 50 off per attendee
  • $25 off for 3-9 Attendees
  • $50 off for 10+ Attendees

What Past Attendees Have to Say…

"This was my first time attending the Summit and I must truly say it was the best conference I have ever attended. The sessions were very informative, inspiring and motivating"
High School Principal
Colombus, OH
"I am ready to return to my classroom with a different mindset --better now than in the past -- and focusing on my students' futures and not their present. I am moving forward with great expectations and will push them forward into their destinies by any means necessary."
Middle School Teacher
Cambridge, MA
"I've been a teacher for 15 years and I learned more from this conference than I've learned from any other Professional Development I've ever attended. I can't wait to return to school and share with my colleagues!"
Middle School Counselor
Ventura, CA
"Wow! I loved all of the keynote speakers -- each one was inspiring, thoughtful and reminded me why I got into teaching. I'm so glad I attended and learned strategies to help my most difficult students."
High School Teacher
Baton Rogue, LA
"I loved being able to attend sessions from the full variety of conferences occurring simultaneously."
High School Counselor
Des Moines, IA
"I am already planning to attend next year and plan on bringing more people from my school."
Middle School Assistant Principal
Jacksonville, FL
"This is such a great conference. There were so many wonderful sessions that it was difficult to choose which one to attend."
Elementary Teacher
Savannah, GA
"My attendance at this conference was the best experience I've had in my 27 years as an educator."
High School Teacher
Reston, VA

Who Should Attend?

– Classroom Teachers
– Principals
– Assistant Principals
– Deans
– Other Administrators
– Special Ed Personnel
– School Counselors

– Student Services
– Social Workers
– Interventionists
– Behaviorists
– Psychologists
– Community & Faith-Based Youth Workers
– After-School Program Coordinators

Las Vegas 2022 Agenda

Pre-Conference Sessions Monday, July 5, 2021


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  • Principals/Assistant Principals
  • Other Administrators
  • Classroom Teachers
  • Special Education Personnel
  • Deans
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • School Counselors
  • Behaviorists
  • Community and Faith-Based Youth Workers
  • After-School Program Coordinators
  • Other Professionals Working with Students

Yes! We offer discounted hotel room rates at each of our conference host hotels. Please see the hotel page for more information. 

Yes! You will be asked to register for one of the conferences.  You will then be eligible to attend sessions for all of the other conferences that are a part of the Summit (on a space-available basis).

AccuTrain offers a $100 discount to the Summit for full-time students who are not currently employed at a school.  Email for information on how to obtain the discount (copy of current student ID required).   



AccuTrain’s Developmental ResourcesDivision is an approved provider for Continuing Education by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC #5602) Developmental Resources is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. AccuTrain is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

NOTE: 27 possible contact hours nay be earned — including attendance at all four pre-conference sessions as well as the entire conference. Check with your board or organization concerning its policy with regard to continuing education.

We do not offer a one-day or two-day partial registration fee.  However you may register for individual pre-conference sessions for $85 per session.  Email to register.

If you cannot attend the event on the scheduled date, or if the event is postponed for any reason, you may send a substitute, transfer to a different event or request a Voucher for a future event. Substitutions should be made in writing (please email and are welcome until the day of the event. Vouchers are valid for up to three years for future AccuTrain events and may be transferred to a colleague.

Any registrant unable to attend the Summit has the option to send a substitute, transfer to another AccuTrain Event, or receive a 3-year Summit Voucher.

The 3-year Voucher is transferrable to another attendee and may be applied at face value toward a future event or to access eLearning via our AccuTrain Connect platform.

Should you be unable to attend, please email us – at least one week prior to the event – and let us know whether you wish to substitute another attendee, transfer to a different event or receive a Voucher.

Should you have any concerns, or if you require special accommodations due to a disability, please fax us at 888-372-6061 or email us at at least 1 month prior to the conference.


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