Showcase Nevada - The Afterschool Experience

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The 2014 Showcase Nevada Conference will feature presentations aligned with the 21st Century Community Learning Center Nevada Department of Education (NDE) Grant goals of: Student academic success in reading and math, Increasing positive student behaviors, Enrichment activities, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), Civics Education, Family and community support in literacy and related educational services, Health and fitness, and Drug/alcohol prevention activities.

This two day conference will include school site visits, breakout and keynote presentations.

HOTEL INFORMATION

Showcase Nevada will be held March 10-12, 2014 at the Atlantis Hotel and Casino, 3800 South Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89502. A block of sleeping rooms is available at the rate of $79 per night plus taxes and fees. Please call 1-800-723-6500 before February 14th, 2014 and mention the code Showcase Nevada to receive the special rate.

HOTEL TRANSPORTATION

Atlantis is located just minutes from the airport and a complimentary airport shuttle is provided. This service runs at 15 and 45 minutes after the hour from 5:15 am to 12:45 am leaving the airport. The shuttle leaves the hotel on the hour and 30 after the hour from 5:00 am to 12:30 am.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Administrative/Program Directors, Supervisors, New Program Staff, Experienced Program Staff, Community Partners, Trainers, Evaluators, Board Members, Partners, Policy Makers and School Administration.

REGISTRATION

Online registration is now open for both participants and vendors, please visit our online registration page here:  Showcase Registration.


PRESENTATION INFORMATION

CALL FOR PRESENTERS

Presentation applications are currently being accepted in the following topic areas:

  • Student Academic Success in Reading and Math
  • Increasing Positive Student Behaviors
  • Enrichment Activities
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)
  • Civics Education
  • Family and Community Support in Literacy and Related Educational Services
  • Health and fitness, and
  • Drug/Alcohol Prevention Activities

The online presentation application is available at:  Online Form – Showcase Nevada Call for Presentations. 

Selected presenters will be notified no later than January 24th, 2014.