Building Bridges for Education March 31 – April 2, 2019
Building Bridges for Education
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Subject to change

Sunday, March 31, 2019
10:00 am A4LE Board Meeting Hanes Boardroom
3:00 pm Registration Open
5:30 – 7:00 pm President’s Reception
660 W 5th St., Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Forsyth Library
7:15 pm Dinner Dine Around
Monday, April 1, 2019
7:30 – 8:30 am Breakfast Hearn Grand Ballroom
8:45 – 9:15 am Presentation of the Colors, Welcome and Introductions Hearn Grand Ballroom
9:15 – 10:15 am Keynote Presentation: Dave Davlin Hearn Grand Ballroom
10:15 – 10:45 am Refreshment Break
10:45 – 11:45 am Session 1A: Think Better: Attention in Education – How can neuroscience research help us optimize student success? Knollwood C Breakout Room
10:45 – 11:45 am Session 1B: Best Design Practices for School Security Bethabara Breakout Room
12:00 – 2:00 pm Lunch

SchoolsNEXT Presentation

A4LE’s Safe Schools Task Force 2018 Update
Hearn Grand Ballroom
2:15 – 3:15 pm Session 2A: Yes, you can have it too! Case studies for STEM upgrades in existing schools Knollwood C Breakout Room
2:15 – 3:15 pm Session 2B: 21st Century School Site Planning Bethabara Breakout Room
3:15 – 3:30 pm Sponsor Break
Please be sure to visit and thank our sponsors!
Hearn Foyer
3:30 – 4:30 pm Session 3A: Optimizing Daylighting: Balancing Approach for Today's Learning Environments Knollwood C Breakout Room
3:30 – 4:30 pm Session 3B: When is Zero Energy the Right Choice? Bethabara Breakout Room
5:00 – 7:00 pm Sponsor Reception & 14th Silent Auction Hearn Foyer
7:00 – 9:00 pm Dinner and Awards Hearn Grand Ballroom
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
7:30 – 8:30 am Breakfast Hearn Grand Ballroom
8:15 – 8:30 am A4LE North Carolina Chapter Business Meeting
Our annual business meeting is open to all attending chapter members and guests. Election of board members for 2019-2020, as well as other necessary business of the chapter will be conducted.
Hearn Grand Ballroom
8:30 – 8:45 am State of the State
Nathan Maune, AIA, NC Department of Public Instruction
9:00 – 10:30 am Group Session
Panel Discussion on School Safety
Hearn Grand Ballroom
11:00 am – 1:00 pm Tour of Downtown Elementary School
Gather in the hotel lobby to walk to school tour.
Light snack will be provided at the hotel.
Lunch on your own
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