2017 PD Forum Lancaster PA

ACSI/MACSA Professional Development Forum

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

October 19–20, 2017

Lancaster Bible College, 901 Eden Road
Lancaster, PA 17601

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. John is speaking live at our Forum!

Lancaster Speakers

Dr. Dan Egeler—President, ACSI 

John Stonestreet—President, The Colson Center for Christian Worldview

Dr. Todd Williams—President, Cairn University



Project-based Learning & Community Engagement

Technologies to Engage the 21st Century Student

Evidence-based Strategies for the Struggling Student

Executive Functioning in Early Education

Differentiation in the Inclusion Classroom

Brain-based Strategies for Student Engagement

Early Education




Thursday, October 19

7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.   Registration

8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.  Plenary Session (John Stonestreet)

10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.   Visit with Exhibitors 

 10:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m.  Breakout Session 1 

12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.  Lunch

2:15 p.m.–3:30 p.m.  Breakout Session 2 

 3:45 p.m.–5:00 p.m.   Breakout Session 3 


Friday, October 20

  8:00 a.m.–8:30 a.m.  Registration

8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m.  Plenary Session (Dr. Todd Williams)

 10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.  Visit with Exhibitors 

10:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m.  Breakout Session 4 

 11:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m.  Lunch

 1:00 p.m.–2:15 p.m.  Breakout Session 5

 2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.  Closing Plenary Session (Dr. Todd Williams)

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Attendee Resources

Official Accommodations

Best Western Eden Resort

222 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA

Room Rates:

  • Single/Double: $131.95
  • Triple: $141.95
  • Quad: $151.95

Reservations: Reserve a room using the group code 1315450

Group block cutoff date: September 18

Fairfield Inn & Suites

150 Granite Run Drive, Lancaster, PA

Room Rate: $134


Reservations: Reference ACSI room block group code: ACSS

Complimentary hot continental breakfast included with guest rooms.

Group block cutoff date: September 27

DoubleTree Resort

2400 Willow Street Pike, Lancaster, PA

Room Rate: $119


Reservations: Reference ACSI room block

Group block cutoff date: September 18

PD Forum Lunch

A buffet lunch is available on both days at the Olewine Dining Commons (Lancaster Bible College) for $12 per person/per day. You may purchase it at the time of online registration.

Nearby Restaurants

John J Jeffries Restaurant
Garfield's Restaurant
The Greenfield Restaurant and Bar
Chili's Grill & Bar
Bonefish Grill
Longhorn Steakhouse

ConNEXUS Premium included for free with each member registration.

Forum Pricing

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