2018 PD Forum - Anchorage, AK

ACSI - Educating For The Common Good
2018 Professional Development Forum

Anchorage, AK

September 27-28  | 8:00 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.
Grace Christian School,
12407 Pintail St, Anchorage, AK 99516

Keynote Speaker

Local Keynote Speaker

Dan Beerens is an educational consultant, author, international speaker, and educational leader.  Dan is the author of "Evaluating Teachers for Professional Growth: Creating a Culture of Motivation and Learning" published by Corwin Press in January 2000 and he wrote the Nurturing Faith blog from 2006-2014. In March 2014 he was named as the Senior Fellow for Improvement and Innovation at the Center for the Advancement of Christian Education (CACE) at Dordt College, where he also teaches as an adjunct professor. Additionally, he has been selected as a Consulting Partner in the area of Curriculum Development and Innovation for the Van Lunen Center for Executive Management in Christian Schools.  

Learn more at Dan Beeren's Website

Also Featuring

Featured Speaker

Christopher Brooks

Urban Apologetics
Featured Speaker

Beth Green

Director of Education,
Featured Speaker

Lynn Swaner

Director of Thought Leadership,
Featured Speaker

Roger Erdvig

Head Master,
Wilmington Christian School


Day One
  8:15 AM  — Registration
  8:45 AM  — Worship
  9:15 AM  — Opening Address
10:00 AM  — Keynote Session #1
10:45 AM  — Break
11:00 AM  — Keynote Session #2
12:00 PM  — Lunch 
  1:30 PM — Keynote Session #3
  2:45 PM — Keynote Session #4 
  3:50 PM — Engagement Activity
  4:30 PM  — End of Day One 

Day Two
  8:45 AM  — Worship
  9:15 AM  — Affinity Groups
10:15 AM  — Keynote Session #5
10:55 AM  — Break
11:05 AM  — School Meetings
11:50 AM  — Closing Remarks
  1:00 PM  — Event Ends

Attendee Resources

Detailed schedule, speaker resources, and more can be found in the ACSI Community.

ACSI Community Page


Lunch on your own at one of many nearby restaurants.



  • Walk-in (Sept 21 until event) $159


  • Walk-in (Sept 21 until event) $199

Earn CEUs

Each PD Forum attendee will earn 1.5 CEUs for the event and receive 12 months of ConNEXUS
Premium, providing access to on-demand courses and additional CEUs throughout the year.