National Summit 2020

July 20–23 /
Virtual Event

Frequently Asked Questions

Given these unprecedented times and Uncharted Learning’s commitment to the health and safety of our attendees, speakers, and staff, the National Summit will move to a virtual format this summer. We take pride in our National Summit and look forward to delivering robust programming for all members: teachers, administrators, and community champions. We are excited to reach more members through this virtual format while still providing a rich experience for all.

Below are some questions we anticipate you may have regarding our Virtual Summit.

Registration

I already registered. Do I register separately for the virtual conference?

No, you do not need to register again. If you have not registered, now is the time! Please register HERE.

Are there additional fees to register for Summit now that it is virtual?

No additional registration fees are required for Summit. Participation is included in your school's membership and promise for professional development training. This training continues throughout the school year through program enhancements (e.g., Distance Learning), virtual
meetups, collaboration in a private online community, and one to one consultations.

Hotel Reservations

Will I be able to cancel my hotel reservation without penalty?

Yes, all reservations have been automatically canceled. You should have received an email from the Kimpton Gray. If you would like to verify, you can contact Kimpton Gray at (312) 750-9012.

Travel Reservations

I booked my travel arrangements, what do I do?

Please reach out to your airline and/or travel provider to discuss any cancelations and/or refunds you may be eligible for.

Training

Are the dates and times of the National Summit the same?

The dates of the National Summit will remain the same. We plan to have a combination of synchronous and asynchronous sessions available. Overall, you will customize your experience based on your availability during these days. More details will be provided in May.

What should I expect for training?

We have a robust curriculum planned for all involved members: teachers, administrators, and community champions. We are excited to reach more members through this virtual platform while still providing a rich experience for all.

I am a new teacher. Will I still receive training?

Yes! We have adapted the new teacher training to take place online. You will receive additional information through email.

Will I receive Continuing Professional Development Unit (CPDU) credits for attending Summit?

Yes, Uncharted Learning will continue to provide Continuing Professional Development Unit (CPDU) credits for those who have completed the training and have verified attendance.

Presenters

I was asked to present. Will I still be presenting?

We appreciate your willingness to share with the Uncharted Learning community! We will be in contact directly with each presenter to let you know.

National Pitch

Will National Pitch still take place?

Yes! Some information is already on the National Summit website right now and we are finalizing details and will provide more information in early May. Please encourage your students to submit!

What will be the format of the National Pitch Event?

Like the National Summit, the National Pitch will be held virtually.

Teacher Recognition

Teacher recognition typically happens during the summit. Will recognition still take place?

Yes! Nothing will stop us from giving you the applause you deserve! Make sure you have submitted your activity HERE.