Georgia Education Leadership Institute 2015

September 9-11, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Atlanta GA

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GA Education Leadership Keynotes

Friday, September 11th (Luncheon Speaker)

Mateo R. MagdalenoI DON’T QUIT (IDQ)
Mateo R. Magdaleno

Speaker Bio: Empowerment Speaker - Mateo R. Magdaleno is an Author, Philanthropist and the Chief Education Officer of the IDQ Group Inc., with an inspiring story that stresses the importance of never giving up on the pursuit of ones purpose despite the challenges involved. Today, Mateo is giving back to the community by dedicating his life to students across the world through the Magdaleno Leadership Institute. His message challenges people of all walks of life to be courageous in the face of great adversity. Through the use of powerful real life narratives, Mateo’s message inspires and motivates his audience to action.

About This Session: The empowerment performance,  I DON’T QUIT, or IDQ, is an initiative started in high schools throughout North and Central America to empower students through a real life narrative.  It has now evolved to a movement that involves education professionals, entrepreneurs and aspiring world changers. During the empowerment speech Raul shares his "slums-to-success" life story interpreted through various creative forms.

The goal of the empowerment speech performance is to:

  • Educate
  • Engage
  • Empower

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Registration Opens
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Free Pre-Institute Sessions
3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Exhibits Open

Thursday, September 10, 2015

7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. Registration Opens
7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Exhibits Open
8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Welcome Remarks and Keynote Speaker
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Break - Visit Exhibitors
10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions
11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Lunch On Your Own
12:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions
2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Break - Visit Exhibitors
2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Plenary Session:
Speakers/Topics TBD
4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Networking Reception

Friday, September 11, 2015

7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Breakout Sessions
9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Break - Visit Exhibitors
10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. General Session, Lunch, Keynote Speaker
Raul Magdaleno
Closing and Door Prizes

Georgia Education Institute

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To register with a school purchase order, please print registration forms for each person and then mail or fax your forms with a copy of the purchase order.

Georgia Educational Leadership Institute

PO Box 22185
Chattanooga, TN 37422-2185

FAX: 423-899-4547

Please make your purchase order or check payable to: National Center for Youth Issues.

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The Pre-Institute sessions on Wednesday afternoon September 9th (TBA soon) are included in the Institute Registration Fee.

Institute Registration Fee (September 9-11)        Cost: $ 125.00

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Please note: There will be no refunds after September 1, 2015.  All cancellations before September 1, 2015 will be refunded less a $25 handling fee.

GA Accomodations

Reserve your hotel room today!
Limited Availability

Marriott Marquis AtlantaTo make hotel reservations:

The Marriott Marquis Hotel has a conference rate of $135 plus tax, which remains valid through the cutoff date of August 25, 2015, as long as rooms are available in the block. Call 1-866-469-5475. Please be sure to tell the hotel that you're with the Georgia Leadership Institute Sep 2015.

To Register online:
1. Click here to go the the Marriott Marquis Web Site. Then click on the button that says "MAKE A RESERVATION."

2. Enter your check in/check out dates (ie. 9/9/15 to 9/11/15)

3. Then enter your number of rooms, guests per room, etc.. Then click the "FIND" button. You should then be taken to a page that shows the $135 per night rate.

Parking:  We have special valet pricing for parking at the hotel. The daily price is $15.00. Other parking lots close to the hotel range from $4 to $20 per day.

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