Join us on October 17–18 for the 2019
Innovative Learning Conference
The 2019 Innovative Learning Conference is scheduled
for October 17–18 at the Hillsborough and San Mateo campuses.
Every two years, educators and innovators from around the world convene at the Nueva School for the Innovative Learning Conference (ILC) to discuss and share ideas about many of the most challenging, critical issues facing education.
The biennial ILC provides meaningful resources and inspiring direction for educators, researchers, parents, and students. The conference uses a broad range of topics to provide innovative learning strategies for all learners and educators.
Nueva hosted its first ILC in 2007 to gather thought leaders from around the country and share insights and research from innovative institutions with the broader educational community. Since then, the ILC has grown to feature more than 75 speakers and attract more than 1,200 attendees from around the globe.
What topics are discussed?
The conference features lively discussion among preeminent speakers, scholars, educators, parents, community members, and students.
- Foundational Teaching Skills
Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
- Creativity and Innovation
- Design Thinking
Design Engineering and Entrepreneurship
- Equity in Education
- Globalization and Cultural Understanding
- Integrated Technology
- Teaching Critical Thinking and Reasoning
- Gifted Education
Meeting the needs of gifted and talented learners
- Social-Emotional Learning
Empathy and Mindfulness
Wellness for our shared future
"The chance to hear from international thought leaders on a range of pressing issues for educators today is a luxury that everyone should indulge in."