Registration for our 2022 conference in Grapevine, Texas, is open now! Join us July 19-22 for four days of hands-on professional learning and networking with colleagues.

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How to Register

Registration Fees

Your registration fee includes admission to all conference sessions and the Education Marketplace, coffee or refreshment breaks and hot lunches on Wednesday and Thursday. All in-person attendees are invited to attend our Pacesetter Awards reception, poster session and prize giveaway on Tuesday, July 19, and to participate in conference games. Spouse/guest registrations only include admission to the Education Marketplace, lunches and coffee or refreshment breaks. Optional industry tours start at $25 per person for registrants and spouses/guests (limit one per person). Additional optional special events are priced separately and payable at registration.

Learn more about our engaging event in our FAQ.

Registration for the 2022 conference is open now!

Register now!

Registration Options Register By Date Price
Early Bird Pricing May 1 $445
Regular Pricing July 1 $475
Onsite Registration Pricing July 19-22 $500
Spouse/Guest (Access to Education Marketplace, coffee and refreshment breaks, and lunches) - $100
Industry Tour - $25+
Spouse/Guest Industry Tour Only - $25+
Career Pathways Cocktail Hour   $25
Closing Celebration and Book-Signing   $35
Shine & Wine at House of Shine   $25

Pay by Credit Card

To pay by credit card, you must register online. We accept Master Card, Visa and Discover.

Pay With Checks or Purchase Orders

If you are paying by check or purchase order, please send payment to:

James Lew
Southern Regional Education Board
Attn: 2021 Making Schools Work Conference Registration
592 10th St NW
Atlanta, GA 30318-5776

Cancellations and Refunds

If you registered for the in-person conference and do not wish to attend the virtual conference, you may cancel and receive a full refund with no penalty. To cancel and receive a full refund, use the login and password from your registration confirmation to access our Attendee Service Center, then click on the Edit Your Registration page, and select Cancel Registration.

Justify Your Attendance

We can help you share the importance of your conference attendance with others. Our Justify Your Attendance Guide (coming soon!) includes a summary of conference benefits and registration and hotel information. Need your principal or district leader’s approval? Our sample letter (download the customizable Word document) offers persuasive arguments for attending the Making Schools Work Conference.

Have Questions?

Check out our FAQ! You can also email us – we’ll be glad to help.

Communications Permission and Release

Registration for an SREB conference, event or training session constitutes an agreement by the registrant to SREB’s permission to record, videotape and photograph their images or voices and to use, reproduce, publish and display their names, photographs, video images or quoted material in any format or media including, without limitation, printed and electronic publications and materials, press releases, webpages, internet publications and other publications, materials, information and communications, at its discretion, for purposes consistent with its mission and nonprofit status. By registering, participants agree that they are not entitled to receive, and waive any right to, compensation for any such use of their images or voices. Participants who wish to opt out should notify SREB conference, event or training session staff.