#RCLC17: The Responsive Leader

Cambridge, MA
November 5-6, 2017

Leadership Conference 2017 Handouts

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The Responsive Classroom Leadership Conference (RCLC) gathers school leaders, administrators, and education experts from around the world for two days of exciting learning, networking, and conversation centered on the Responsive Classroom approach to teaching.

This year, we’re offering a wide variety of sessions on essential topics for educators at all levels of Responsive Classroom implementation, including:

  • Developing a Leadership Mindset
  • Responsive Classroom Overview for Leaders
  • Engaging Academics in Morning Meeting
  • Reducing Anxiety in the Classroom
  • Classroom Management without Public Discipline Systems
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Keynote Speaker

Pedro Noguera is the Distinguished Professor of Education at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA. His research focuses on the ways in which schools are influenced by social and economic conditions, as well as by demographic trends in local, regional and global contexts. He is the author of twelve books and over 200 articles and monographs. He serves on the boards of numerous national and local organizations and appears as a regular commentator on educational issues on CNN, MSNBC, National Public Radio, and other national news outlets. Prior to joining the faculty at UCLA he served as a tenured professor and holder of endowed chairs at New York University (2003 – 2015) Harvard University (2000 – 2003) and the University of California, Berkeley (1990 – 2000).


Registration and Pricing

2017 individual rate: $525 USD

2017 group discount rate (for groups of 3+)*: $475 USD

*Please note that if you want to take advantage of the group discount, you must register all attendees at the same time. If that is not possible for you for any reason, please call our Customer Service team at 800-360-6332, ext. 130 (8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. ET).

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After your registration is processed, you will receive a link via email to our session registration form.

Travel & Lodging

The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge in Cambridge, MA.

RCLC rate: $239/night. Not inclusive of taxes or fees. Only valid for the nights of November 4th and 5th. Our block booking cut-off date is October 2nd, 2017, but there are a limited number of rooms available on a first-come, first-serve basis, and rooms may sell out at the group rate before that date.

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For a full list of sessions at the 2017 Leadership Conference, please click here.


Sunday, Nov. 5
Registration & Breakfast7:30 - 8:30 am
Welcome8:30 - 9:00 am
Block 19:15 - 10:45 am
Block 211:00 am - 12:30 pm
Lunch12:30 - 1:30 pm
Block 31:30 - 3:00 pm
Block 43:15 - 4:45 pm
Networking Reception4:45 - 5:45 pm
Monday, Nov. 6
Breakfast8:00 - 9:00 am
Keynote8:30 - 10:00 am
Mini Block 510:15 - 11:15 am
Mini Block 611:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lunch12:30 - 1:30 pm
Mini Block 71:30 - 2:30 pm
Mini Block 82:45 - 3:45 pm