2024 National Conference: Unleashing Teacher Leadership

Feb 29 - Mar 1, 2024

Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center, Dallas, TX

The 23rd Annual NIET National Conference provides educators, school and district leaders, policymakers and state leaders the opportunity to celebrate and advance best practices in educational excellence. With an emphasis on collaborative, applied learning, this two-day event includes a variety of full-group and breakout sessions for practitioners at all levels focused on our theme: Unleashing Teacher Leadership.

The 2024 NIET National Conference registration and waitlist are now CLOSED. If you have already registered for the conference and you have a question regarding your upcoming attendance, please email nietconference@niet.org.


Date: Thursday, February 29 - Friday, March 1, 2024

Location: Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center (1501 Gaylord Trail Grapevine, TX 76051)

Registration Cost: $725.00

Deadline for Registration: Friday, January 19, 2024

Hotel Information

We are thrilled to see you at NIET’s 2024 National Conference. Due to the record-breaking number of attendees, our available hotel rooms are all occupied at Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center. We understand this may lead to extra steps for some participants to be on site for the event and apologize for the inconvenience.
We encourage those who were unable to reserve a room at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center to pick a nearby hotel from the list to ensure the easiest transportation possible to the event site. See the list of nearby hotels here.


We are excited to announce the mobile app for NIET National Conference 2024 is now available! With this resource, you get access to the most up-to-date information as well as networking tools, notifications, and more. Get started: https://bit.ly/3wlG978

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Conference Agenda:

Wednesday, February 28

2:00pm - 7:00pm --- Registration

Thursday, February 29

7:00am - 5:00pm --- Registration

8:30am - 10:00am --- Conference Welcome & Opening

10:15am - 11:45am --- Breakout Session A

12:00pm - 1:30pm --- Awards & Recognition Luncheon

1:45pm - 3:15pm --- Breakout Session B

3:30pm - 5:00pm --- Breakout Session C

5:00pm - 6:00pm --- Networking Social

Friday, March 1

8:00am - 9:00am --- Morning General Session

9:15am - 10:45am --- Breakout Session D

11:00am - 12:30pm --- Breakout Session E

12:30pm - 1:30pm --- Boxed Lunch

1:30pm - 3:00pm --- Team Planning

3:00pm --- Conference Concludes

Click here for the conference program