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Registration Open!


March 30 - April 1, 2015

You are invited to attend and participate in the 2015 Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement (CCSA), March 30 - April 1, 2015 at the Sheraton Four Seasons/Joseph S. Koury Convention Center, 3121 High Point Road, Greensboro, NC.

CCSA is a multi-faceted professional development opportunity for educators at all levels and education/student advocates. Click here for conference goals and registration.

Registration Fees
Pre-registration: $175
On-site Registration: $200

Featured Presenters:

Sean McComb Sparking Hope: Teaching as a Catalyst to Launching Great Learning
Sean McComb , 2014 National Teacher of the Year
Baruti Kafele Your School’s BRAND Determines Student Outcomes
Baurti Kafele, School Leadership and Development
Elfrieda Hiebert The Literacy Solution: More Reading, More Knowledge
Elfrieda Hiebert, TextProject & University of California, Santa Cruz
James H. Johnson Transforming 21st Century Teaching and Learning: Demographically Speaking
James H. Johnson, University of North Carolina, Kenan–Flager Business School


Click here for a list of concurrent sessions. Additional sessions will be added.
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Conference Registration
Online registration now open
Pre-registration Fee: $175
On-site Registration: $200

Conference Schedule
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Registrants attending the full conference are eligible to receive a Certificate of Attendance providing 15.5 contact hours of professional development.

Completion of the overall conference evaluation is required to generate the official Certificate of Attendance.

The Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement welcomes exhibitors of educational services and products. Click here for additional information.

The Sheraton Greensboro Four Seasons serves as the headquarters for the conference. The conference has secured a special rate of $132 for single or double rooms. Accommodations can be secured online at

The attendee code needed in order to receive the group rate is CCSA15 (not case sensitive). Book your room early! Conference attendees may also make reservations by calling the hotel directly at 1.800.242.6556.

Conference Interns
Calling all Undergraduate Education Majors
Undergraduate Education majors are invited to apply to serve as a CCSA Conference Intern. Click here for more information.
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