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The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction is hosting the fourth annual A.I.M. Conference at the Raleigh Convention Center Oct. 7-9, 2024. The Conference theme is "Accelerate, Invigorate, and Motivate."  District and school teams will attend the conference as a way to celebrate amazing educators across the state, as well as collaborate with local, regional and state educational leaders to explore and engage with the tools and knowledge needed to implement promising practices for the betterment of every student’s education in North Carolina.


Goals of the Conference: 

  • Collaborate with regional/charter/lab school teams throughout the three-day uplifting and inspiring conference.
  • Align district/school initiatives with state-wide initiatives.
  • Create opportunities to collect authentic feedback from schools and districts on Operation Polaris 2.0, Portrait of a Graduate and state-wide initiatives.


Where: Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601

When: Oct. 7-9, 2024

Who: District Teams (District Leadership, School Leadership, Classroom Leadership)

 Keynote Speaker: Sal Kahn, founder & CEO of Khan Academy  
Sal Khan is the founder and CEO of Khan Academy, a nonprofit educational organization that offers free lessons in math, science and humanities, as well as tools for parents, teachers and districts to track student progress. Khan Academy is piloting an AI guide called Khanmigo that is a tutor and teaching assistant. The organization partners with more than 500 public school districts and schools across the United States. Worldwide, Khan Academy has more than 160 million registered users in 190 countries, with free lessons available in more than 50 languages.


We’re thankful for A.I.M Conference sponsorship through Lexia Learning. We can’t wait to see everyone back in October for the fourth annual A.I.M. Conference.


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Registration is now open for the fourth annual AIM Conference, taking place October 7-9, 2024, at the Raleigh Convention Center with the theme "Accelerate, Invigorate, and Motivate."

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