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Sparks! Innovation Showcase is a series of themed, informal after-work gatherings around town to inspire, provide resources and help educators meet and support each other. In its first year, eight innovative practitioners shared their ideas and programs with over 175 educators from the region, and the community of innovative educators is growing!

Upcoming Events:

Sparks! Innovation Showcase Series 2016-17

Follow the link for this year’s speakers and schedule! Topics include:

  • Getting “Personal” About Learning  Moving from ‘Sage on the Stage’ to ‘Guide on the Side’ (3/30/17)
  • “There’s No Place Like Home” — Using Interactive Local Storytelling to Spark Engagement (4/6/17)
  • Well-Read — a No-Guilt Book Club for Educational Leaders and Innovators (4/27/17)
  • Trends in Professional Development — Advance yourself through Micro-Credentials & Badges (5/4/17)


Our past events:

Sparks! Innovation Showcase 2015-16 Series