The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

College of Education and P-16 Integration Division of Academic Affairs

2nd Annual International Critical Issues Leadership Conference

Call for Proposals

The 2nd Annual International Critical Issues Leadership Conference invites conference presentation proposals that address the topic of “Leadership for Culturally Diverse Populations.” Proposals are expected to include original research and a participant engagement component.

Proposals will be accepted from a range of interdisciplinary perspectives, and presentations will be held during the pre-conference on Wednesday, September 20. Research topics of interest to conference planners include:

  • Culturally Competent Leadership. This topic area includes effective leadership qualities and /or practices for leading schools serving culturally and linguistically diverse student populations.
  • Technologies for diverse populations. This topic area includes blended learning, online teaching and learning, and other new technologies.
  • Innovations in educational systems. This topic area includes alternatives to traditional public school systems, including charter schools, magnet schools, and other schools of choice.
  • Transitions from secondary to post-secondary education. This topic area includes initiatives and programs that address pre-college and career preparation.

Submit Now - Call for Proposals International Critical Issues Leadership Conference

Deadline for Submissions: June 1, 2017

Mark your calendars for the call for proposals submission deadline, acceptance notification, and conference dates. We are excited to review your proposals and meet you at the 2nd Annual International Critical Issues Leadership Conference.

For more information, please contact: Dr. Roberto Zamora, (956) 665-3436 or leadershipconference@utrgv.edu



  • Call for Proposal Dates

    JUN
    01

    Call for Proposals Deadline for Submissions
    Date: Thursday
    Time: by 5:00 p.m.

    JUN
    30

    Presenters will be notified of there acceptance to the conference.
    Date: Friday
    Time: by 5:00 p.m.

  • Conference Dates

    SEP
    20

    Pre-conference | 2nd Annual International Critical Issues Leadership Conference
    Date: Wednesday

    SEP
    21

    Conference Day 1 | 2nd Annual International Critical Issues Leadership Conference
    Date: Thursday

    SEP
    22

    Conference Day 2 | 2nd Annual International Critical Issues Leadership Conference
    Date: Friday



Location

Schlitterbahn Beach Resort, South Padre Island, Texas

Address: 100 PADRE BLVD - SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX 78597



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Use the hashtag #UTRGVLeadershipConference now to start your conversations on Leadership for Culturally Diverse Populations, and meet in person at conference to continue your discussions and expand your ideas together.