VAISEF Fall Conference – October 24-25th in Lynchburg, Virginia – Registration Open!

Registration now open for the VAISEF 2019 Fall Conference!
October 24-25th

The Virginian Hotel, Lynchburg, VA



2019 Fall Conference – “Growth Mindset”

We are excited to have Mary Cay Ricci join us as our special guest speaker. Her interactive workshop will allow for participants to discover ways to build a growth mindset learning environment. Developing perseverance, resilience, optimism in our students will nurture mindsets that will not only help our students achieve, but also contribute positively to social/emotional growth.

Mary Cay Ricci is an education consultant, speaker, and author of The New York Times best-selling education book, Mindsets in the Classroom, and its companion, Ready-to-Use Resources for Mindsets in the Classroom. Mary Cay holds a Masters of Science in Education from Johns Hopkins University. She can be reached through Twitter @MaryCayR or her website

Tentative Schedule

Thursday, October 24th
1:00 – 5:00 PM Board & Committee Meetings
5:30-6:30 PM Join us for Cocktails (cash bar)
7:00 PM  Optional dinner in the William & Henry Steakhouse
(dinner not included in registration – must RSVP)

Friday, October 25th
8:00 AM Breakfast/Registration
9:00 AM  Keynote/Workshop
Noon – Lunch
1:00 PM  Semi-Annual Membership Meeting
Department of Education Update
Legislative Report
3:00 PM Adjournment

Are you interested in being an exhibitor? Click here for registration information!

If you have any questions, please contact


Join us at the beautiful Virginian in Lynchburg!


Thank you to our Host Sponsor, Rivermont

and to Partlow Insurance for Sponsoring the Fall Conference!