North Dakota Council of Educational Leaders

NDCEL 42nd Annual Fall Conference

NDCEL Fall Conference - October 18-20, 2017
Ramkota Hotel, Bismarck, ND

NDCEL Logo Clothing Form - order by Oct. 26

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Featuring Keynote Speakers Ross Greene, Annette Breaux, and Dave Weber

NDCEL Fall Conference Program

Pre-Conference (Wednesday 4-7pm) 

                   Topics Include: SLDS, New Platform With More Reports 
                                            Raising Test Scores and Eliminating Expulsions
                                            Educational Law

Social (Thursday 8pm) "Rift"
                   Sponsored by Consolidated Construction
                   Entertainment sponsored by Renaissance Learning

Grad Credit

Course 500-41
Attendance at Pre-Conference is required for graduate credit.
Click Here to Register for Grad Credit!

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School Calendar Guidance

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The Benefits of Membership

  1. Legal Assistance
  2. Conferences
  3. Legislative Representation
  4. Publications
  5. State-Level Liaison
  6. Coalitions for Education
  7. Special Discounts
  8. Consultant/Research Services
  9. Peer Contact
  10. Strength in Numbers
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Executive Director Deliberations

This legislative session has really gotten me to thinking about a number of things regarding education and NDCEL.  What are the true needs of our members?  How are we, and how can we better be a support system that at the end of the day positively impacts kids?  I think that the answer to this lives within some questions that we need to continually ask ourselves.

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