2023 Teaching and Learning Symposium

October 6 & 7 at the Hilton Knoxville

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Come to the 2023 Teaching and Learning Symposium at the Hilton Knoxville October 6th & 7th!


TEA has once again planned some great professional development opportunities covering timely and pertinent topics for our 27th Annual Teaching and Learning Symposium, October 6 & 7 at the stellar Hilton Knoxville. Register for this terrific symposium here!


Attendees can attend the festive #RedforEd Gala, where we will honor TEA’s 2023 Distinguished Educators. Attendees may earn up to 5 hours of professional development credits in sessions that will educate, engage, and entertain! 


Just look at this list of great breakout sessions for experienced classroom teachers, aspiring and early career educators, and education support professionals:

  • STEAM Rolling through Children’s Literature

  • Podcasting as Assessment and Beyond 

  • Becoming Literate: Strategies for Integrating Reading, Writing, Thinking, Listening, and Speaking in Elementary School

  • Engaging Math Instructional Practices
  • Curiosity—It Doesn’t “Kill the Cat”: The Beauty of the Socratic Seminar

  • Reimagining School Discipline One Breath at a Time

  • Increasing Student Achievement Through Socially Just Leadership Practices

  • Why Kids Do What They Do…And What We Can Do About It

  • Play and Art Go Hand in Hand

  • A Day of P.L.A.Y. (People, Learning, Acceptance, YEE-HAW!)

  • A Class that Laughs Together Learns Together

  • I Can Do It — Classroom Management [all day training]

  • Sticks and Stones: Understanding Race, Implicit Bias, Microaggressions, and Stereotypes


There is a track for administrators seeking Tennessee Academy of School Leadership (TASL) credit! 


Be sure to invite a colleague to join you in Knoxville for the 27th Annual Teaching and Learning Symposium.


The Hilton Knoxville provides a wonderful backdrop for this year's Symposium. We will see you there! .