Looking for access to the Virtual Summit?

March 31, 2020

Refer to our updated web page for details about joining the virtual Summit through the Summit 2020 web platform and mobile app.

Update on Virtual Summit

March 24, 2020

Read the new announcement by Carnegie Foundation President Tony Bryk about the schedule and format of the virtual Summit.


March 31–April 3, 2020





The Carnegie Summit on Improvement in Education is a three-day professional learning experience designed to break down traditional silos and bring together researchers, practitioners, administrators, entrepreneurs, and philanthropists.

The opening keynote kicks off the virtual conference, which includes 46 live breakout sessions, 28 recorded presentations, opportunities to view more than 50 posters, and three keynotes that will inspire and challenge you. Summit attendees connect and collaborate with each other, leveraging improvement science to make education better for every student, everywhere. See the Agenda for an overview of the Summit schedule.


breakout sessionsCustomize your Summit experience
Choose from live and on-demand sessions, such as “Leading for Equity” and “The Nature and Critical Importance of School, District, and System Change.” Learn from improvers who are getting results and apply the power of improvement science to your own community.

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Poster Sessions

Engage with leaders and practitioners
Explore posters representing a wide array of improvement efforts and discuss that work with presenters. Posters provide the opportunity to learn from and with others in the field.

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