LEAD Conference

The annual LEAD Conference gives school and district leaders a chance to share and discuss effective practices happening every day in Tennessee schools. With valuable first-person examples, educators from across the state share their best ideas for preparing Tennessee's students for college and careers.

LEAD 2015

The Tennessee Department of Education is pleased to announce that the 2015 LEAD Conference will be held this year on Oct. 26-28, 2015 at the Music City Center, located at 201 5th Avenue South in Nashville. The annual LEAD Conference gives school and district leaders a chance to share and discuss effective practices happening every day in Tennessee schools. With valuable first-person examples, educators from across the state share their best ideas for preparing Tennessee's students for college and careers. It is an excellent opportunity for supervisors, principals, instructional coaches, testing coordinators, technology coordinators, and all educational leaders to network, share, and collaborate with peers from across Tennessee.

For information about the LEAD Conference, please contact LEAD.Conference@tn.gov.

Hotels

We are currently working to setup conference rates at area hotels. Once we have that information, we will communicate via email to 2014 attendees and also post it here, on the LEAD website.

LEAD 2014

The 2014 conference took place Oct. 27-29, 2014 at Music City Center in Nashville, TN. The theme of LEAD 2014 was Tennessee Promise: Delivering Opportunity to All Students. More than 2,000 Tennessee educators attended the conference and engaged in over 120 high quality sessions and an exhibit hall featuring more than 70 exhibitors. Thanks to all who attended, presented, exhibited, and worked hard to make this the best LEAD Conference to date!

If you would like to follow up on a particular session from LEAD 2014, please check out the following resources:

Last Update: February 24, 2015