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Clapping Audience

2022-23 FEATURED SPEAKERS

Cris Tovani

Cris Tovani

Cris is a national speaker who presents on disciplinary literacy as well as assessment for learning. Her focus is modeling how to integrate literacy strategies into lessons so students can be better readers and writers of disciplinary text. Her favorite days are the ones when she gets to plan with teachers and then work in classrooms with students.

Sebastian Rivera and Cristina Oxtra

Sebastian Rivera and Cristina Oxtra

Sebastian Rivera is a multimedia artist, small business owner, and community leader of Puerto Rican descent. He has organized at local and national level for the past 8 years in different capacities: grassroot organizer, national trainer and legislative lobbyist. Cristina Oxtra is a Filipino American children's book author living in the south Minneapolis metro area. She immigrated to the United States when she was a freshman in high school and had to master the language to pursue her dreams.

John SanGiovanni

John SanGiovanni

John SanGiovanni is a nationally recognized leader in mathematics education. John works as the Coordinator of Mathematics in Howard County, Maryland, where he leads mathematics curriculum design, digital learning, assessment, and professional development. He also works to develop new mathematics leaders at McDaniel College in Maryland.

Morgane Michael

Morgane Michael

Learn how to move your staff from "surviving" to "thriving" by renewing educator passion and boosting teacher efficacy using the themes of reflecting, reframing, refocusing, reconnecting, and revealing.

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