2017 PD Forum Ft. Lauderdale FL

ACSI Professional Development Forum 2017

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

October 19–20

Calvary Christian Academy, 2401 West Cypress Creek Road
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

Keynote Speaker

John Stonestreet

John Stonestreet knows how to engage today's students. A speaker, author, and radio host, John will deliver insights on education and contemporary culture that will challenge you to rethink your teaching.

Fort Lauderdale Speakers

Dr. Dan Egeler—President, ACSI 

John Stonestreet

Dr. Jeff Myers



Developing Student Athletes

Assessment Data for Student Achievement

Relational Teaching

Technology Integration

Increasing Student Engagement

Differentiation and Collaboration




Thursday, October 19

 7:00 a.m.–7:50 a.m.  Registration

 7:50 a.m.–8:00 a.m.   Worship

8:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m.  Plenary Session 1 

9:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.   Breakout Session 1

 10:45 a.m.–11:15 a.m. Visit with Exhibitors

11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  Breakout Session 2

12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m.   Lunch

1:45 p.m.–3:00 p.m.  Breakout Session 3

 3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.   Visit with Exhibitors

3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.   Plenary Session 2 


Friday, October 20

7:00 a.m.–7:50 a.m.  Registration

 7:50 a.m.–8:05 a.m.  Worship

 8:05 a.m.–9:15 a.m.  Plenary Session 3

9:25 a.m.–10:40 a.m.  Breakout Session 4 

10:40 a.m.–11:10 a.m.   Visit with Exhibitors 

 11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  Closing Plenary Session

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Attendee Resources

Official Accommodations

TownePlace Suites
Fort Lauderdale West
3100 West Prospect Rd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
Call: 954-484-2214
Room rate: $89/studio queen rate
Reservation cut off: October 9, 2017
Reservations can be made online.

On-Campus Lunch

This forum offers lunch on-campus for $9. Choosing a lunch option when registering is strongly encouraged. (Lunch provided on Thursday only.)
  • BoarsHead turkey and white cheddar wrap, cookies, condiments, and a bottled water
  • Grilled chicken salad with tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, cheddar cheese and house white balsamic dressing, cookies, and a bottled water 
  • Vegan salad with tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, chick peas, broccoli florets and house white balsamic dressing, cookies, and a bottled water

Nearby Restaurants

Andrews Strip (Chipotle, Blaze Pizza,  Jersey Mikes, Bee Hive), NW corner of Andrews and Cypress Creek Road

The Grill (on campus): 954.315.7500

Moonlite Diner: 954.938.1116  

Sweet Tomatoes: 954.771.7111

5 Guys Burgers and Fries: 954.617.1000

Longhorn Steakhouse: 954.267.0702

Chili's: 954.776.6837

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