IgniteND Conference

Date: June 7-9, 2023
In-Person and Virtual

BSC Nat'l Energy Center of Excellence
1200 Schafer St
Bismarck, ND 58501

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IgniteND is an opportunity to fulfill the goal of "Every Student. Every School. Cyber Educated." This exciting conference is focused on innovative education and inspiring a love of life-long learning. This three-day conference is an opportunity for educators, administrators and tech coordinators, parents and policymakers to engage on 21st century education topics – including computer science and cybersecurity as foundational for success in a global, digital economy. $500 teacher stipend is back for attending!

For registration questions, please contact BSC: 701-224-5600 or

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2023 North Dakota Indian Education Summit

Date: July 6 - 7, 2023
Time: 7:30am - 5pm

North Dakota State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505

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The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI), Office of Indian/Multicultural Education and the North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission are pleased to announce the 9th Annual North Dakota Indian Education Summit (NDIES). This two full-day event will be held at the North Dakota State Capitol and the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck, ND on July 6-7, 2023. The NDIES is open to all ND educators and is designed to provide professional development and education on best practices in Indian education.


ND Out-of-School-Time Conference

Date: August 1 - 2, 2023
Time: 8:30 AM-04:00 PM

Holiday Inn Fargo
3803 13th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103

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The ND Afterschool Network is joining efforts with Child Care Aware of North Dakota to host the ND Out-of-School Time & Early Childhood Summit August 1-2, 2023 in Fargo, ND with a focus on Aligning Systems to Increase Access & Quality!

The Summit will provide two days of in-person learning and connecting, with keynotes and breakout tracks for afterschool, summer learning, and early childhood providers working with youth from birth through age 18.

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2023 Governor's Summit on Innovative Education

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Time: 9am - 4pm

Cheney Middle School
825 17th Avenue East
West Fargo, ND 58078

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The 7th annual Governor's Summit on Innovative Education inspires innovation and reimagines learning in schools across North Dakota.

Governor Burgum is committed to inspiring change as our education systems experience significant disruptions. Our youth are counting on us to build a future for tomorrow. Join us for an opportunity to discover creative solutions, network with experts from the field and light a spark for future transformation.