Summit on Improvement in Education

Since 2014, the Summit on Improvement in Education has developed a vibrant learning community by engaging diverse groups of educational professionals—such as school and district leaders, staff from charter management organizations, leaders in state departments of education and professional organizations, entrepreneurs, faculty from higher education organizations, students, parents, and community leaders—in service of addressing complex problems and issues of inequity in educational outcomes.


2021 Summit: A Hybrid Event

Carnegie Foundation’s 2021 Summit is scheduled for Sunday, April 25 through Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. The in-person Summit will offer full day pre-conference courses, keynote speakers, breakout sessions, a poster gallery and networking opportunities. For those who prefer to participate remotely, the Summit will be available as a livestreamed experience with activity structures to facilitate remote engagement in breakout sessions and virtual networking opportunities.


2020 Virtual Summit and Digital Library

Due to the recommendations from local civic leaders and public health officials regarding the spread of COVID-19, the in-person 2020 Summit was transformed into a virtual convening. Now, much of the 2020 Summit virtual program, including live breakout session recordings, prerecorded sessions, keynote presentations, and posters, is available in the 2020 Summit Digital Library to Summit registrants, as well as new subscribers. Similarly all Summit 2021 sessions will also be recorded for on-demand viewing post Summit in the Summit Digital Library