Due to overwhelming interest, registration is now closed.

Cancellations after October 26 will not receive a refund.

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High School Students
Thursday only – $15 early and regular registration

High School Teachers
Thursday only – $25 early registration/$40 regular registration
Thursday and Friday – $40 early registration/$60 regular registration

Students (College and Continuing Education)
$40 early registration/$60 regular registration

Academics and Non-profit Professionals
$120 early registration/$150 regular registration

$200 early registration/$250 regular registration


  • Entry to all conference sessions
  • Reception and dinner on Thursday, November 1 for Thursday only participants
  • Reception and dinner on Thursday, November 1 and breakfast and lunch on Friday, November 2 for Thursday and Friday participants
  • Lodging for Thursday night, November 1 is provided for college and continuing education students (not high school students) who register by October 4. A room cannot be guaranteed for student past this deadline, but will be provided if rooms are still available. Students must indicate on the registration form that they are requesting housing for Thursday night, which will be covered as part of conference registrationSince we have reached the group rate cutoff date, we are no longer able to provide Thursday night lodging for students. All participants should book housing for themselves; housing expenses will not be covered as part of conference registration.


Due to overwhelming interest, registration is now closed.

Please use this link to register for the conference:


College and continuing education students should not use this link or call the hotel to book a room for Thursday night. Students must request Thursday night lodging through the registration form; otherwise, Thursday night lodging will not be provided.

The hotel has extended the cutoff date for the block of room until Thursday, October 18.

A block of rooms with a rate of $129.00/night plus tax is available until October 11 October 18. Please book directly with the hotel using this link:

You may also reserve a room by calling the hotel at (303) 987-2000.