Category: Success Stories

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Event management success: How the Independent Book Publishers Association amplifies marginalized voices

Summary Combating industry challenges: IBPA addresses book bans and conservative pushback, supporting publishers facing economic pressures and promoting inclusive literature. Annual conference: The event brings together 300-350 publishers and 25-30 sponsors annually, fostering community, learning, and resource sharing across the publishing industry. Tailored sessions: Breakout sessions cater to various experience levels, from newcomers to veterans,…

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How the Outdoor Writers Association of America empowers storytellers with event planning!

Summary The best OWAA conference ever: Discover the event planning success of the Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA). Learn how they advance the skills of outdoor storytellers in various media, from blogging to videography. Practical Event Planning Tips: Benefit from Chez Chesak’s seasoned advice on making events dynamic and engaging by incorporating outdoor elements…

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How CAUDLeading the Way is innovating education in California through conference planning

Summary Innovative Initiative: Discover California’s first Universal Design for Learning coalition, CAUDLeading the Way, aiming to revolutionize educational access and equity through conference planning. Behind the Scenes: Gain insights from Fred Cochran, the orchestrator behind the event, and learn how he successfully organized this groundbreaking conference. Event Success: Explore the staggering success of CAUDLeading the…

Malden Public Schools And Sched'S Event Platforms

How Malden Public Schools utilizes event platforms to power up their professional development

Summary Customization: Malden Public Schools tailored professional development events, focusing on the unique needs of their 800 educators, making the training more effective and impactful. From Outsourcing to In-House Control: Initially, Malden Public Schools outsourced their professional development, which led to generic content and a lack of control. Transitioning to in-house planning with them to…

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How Egg Harbor Township School District improved educational success with Sched’s event management tools

Summary Egg Harbor Township School District boosts educational success with innovative event management techniques. Tailored professional development events bridge generation gaps among educators. Overcoming challenges with outdated tools like Google Docs, the district embraced a modern solution. Discover how streamlined event management translates to happier, more successful educators and students. Learn valuable lessons on enhancing…

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San Diego County Office of Education gets K-12 Students Career Ready

To improve student career readiness, the San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) hosts recurring virtual and in-person professional development conferences for the region’s educators with the help of Sched.  San Diego County Office of Education’s story  San Diego County has half a million K-12 students and 42 different school districts, each with their own…

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Integra Schools pivots from virtual to in-person events with Sched

In an effort to improve virtual learning and address online knowledge gaps in Panama’s leading private schools, last year’s professional development conference used Sched to plan, present and manage the entire conference virtually. The collaboration continues as the company tackles the shift to in-person events in 2023.  Integra Schools’ story  Founded in 2018, Integra Schools…

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K-12 educational event planning: Los Gatos Union School District

The Los Gatos Union School District (LGUSD) recently hosted its Professional Development Day with 162 elementary teachers, site administrators, five principals, two assistant principals, and even some district leadership in attendance.  We caught up with Rhonda Beasley, the Director of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment, to hear more about how they used Sched to pull off…

We The Educators Success Story

How Civic Spirit Used Sched to Create Community

In February 2021, amidst the global COVID-19 pandemic, non-profit Civic Spirit hosted one of their most involved events to date: a virtual 3-week civics symposium. The symposium, called We the Educators, aimed to equip teachers with the skills to have important conversations with students about participating in their schools, their communities and their country.  To…

Social Justice Week

How Jesuit High School Used Sched For Social Justice

As the cornerstone of Social Justice Week at Jesuit High School in Portland, OR, the Jesuit Day of Community & Action was a day for students and faculty/staff to engage in a “mini-conference” with a keynote address and workshops on a variety of issues related to social justice. Taking place on March 17, 2021, students,…

Stemxyouth Summit

How STEMxYouth Summit Doubled Attendance Of The Student-Run Event

About STEMxYouth Summit The STEMxYouth Summit, a student-planned and student-run all day conference, sponsored by the Student Technology Leadership Team at Marymount School of New York. The summit brings thought leaders, trailblazers, pathfinders, influencers, growth hackers, students and educators together to discuss the next generation of STEMx. The STEMxYouth Summit started seven years ago as…