NYSSBA to host 2030 education summits

FOR RELEASE: May 18, 2018



CONTACT: Al Marlin
(518) 783-3723 or (518) 527-6933  cell



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  A series of summits focused on what education will look like in 2030. Guest speakers and stakeholders will discuss how education needs to evolve in order to prepare students for success in the year 2030. The summits are geared toward school board members, administrators, educators, parents, students and community members.


  • Tim Kremer, Executive Director, New York State School Boards Association
  • MaryEllen Elia, New York State Education Commissioner
  • Bill Daggett, Ed.D., Founder and Chairman, International Center for Leadership in Education
  • A presenter from IBM will demonstrate the Teacher Advisor with Watson program.
  • A ‘Digital Skills’ program will be presented with a representative from Microsoft about empowering students to be future-ready.


The summits will be held at the following locations from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.:

May 21                         Western Suffolk BOCES, Wheatley Heights
May 22                         Dutchess BOCES, Poughkeepsie

NYSSBA is hosting these summits in cooperation with The Business Council of New York State, Junior Achievement, Low-Youth-Citizenship Committee of the New York State Bar Association, New York State PTA, BOCES of New York State, and Alliance of New York State YMCAs.



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