Vision 2020 Summer Conference
Vision 2020 is the Oklahoma State Department of Education's summer conference for educators and everyone else interested in education. It takes place July 15 – 17 at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City.
Parents are welcome to attend any part of this three-day conference, and there is one session specifically for them Tuesday evening called Parent Power Night.
Attendance is free, but registration is required.
Each day includes a keynote speaker at 9 a.m. followed by breakout sessions throughout the Cox Convention Center. For a full schedule and to register visit okvision2020.ok.gov.
This year's keynotes are:
· Lee Roland, a principal in the Putnam City School District, on Tuesday.
· Paul Tough, best-selling author of “How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity and the Hidden Power of Character,” on Wednesday.
· Scott Barry Kaufman, psychologist and author of “Ungifted: Intelligence Redefined,” on Thursday.
Where: Cox Convention Center
Address: 1 Myriad Gardens