🎫 Registration

  1. Click the Sign up below if this is your first time to use Sched OR Log in if you already have a Sched.com account. Please use your SCHOOL EMAIL address.

  2. Once you have created an account you can go to your settings page to add a photo and update your profile.

  3. Click on the open circle next to each session you are interested in attending. You can sign up for one session per time slot.

  4. Please download the Sched app in the Apple Store or Google Play Store to have access to your schedule during the conference. You can also print or email your schedule if you prefer to not download the app.

If you are a 1st year teacher who is participating in GOCSD’s BTAP Program, you are already registered for this event and do NOT need to sign-up.

💳 Payment

  • Non-members, including SW Center Partners, will need to pay $100 in advance, using our Payment Portal.

  • Adult Faculty from one of University Partners will need to pay $20 in advance, using our Payment Portal.
  • Teacher Education Students attending one of our Partner Universities can attend for free.
  • After the event, Member Districts will be billed $20 per registration.

🏬 Vendors

If you are a vendor interested in sponsoring this event, please see see this Vendor Information Flyer for all the details.

🗺️ Location

Branson Convention Center on the Landing
200 S Sycamore St, Branson, MO 65616
Venue Map

🚗 Parking
The parking lots/fees to park have been paid by AspireEDU.

🕐 Schedule
Aug 5th
8:00am-8:45am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45am-9:00am Welcome
9:00am-10:00am Keynote-Michael Bonner
10:00am-10:45am Q & A/Book Signing/Vendor Visits
10:45am-11:30am - Breakout/Roundtable Sessions and Vendor Visits
11:30am-1pm Lunch on your own
1:00pm-1:45pm Breakout/Roundtable Sessions and Vendor Visits
2:00pm-2:45pm Breakout/Roundtable Sessions and Vendor Visits
3:00pm-3:45pm Breakout/Roundtable Sessions and Vendor Visits
4:00pm- Celebration with Vendors (In breakout session rooms)

Aug 6th
7:45am Continental Breakfast and Coffee available
8:30am-9:15am Breakout/Roundtable Sessions and Vendor Visits
9:30am-10:15am Breakout/Roundtable Sessions and Vendor Visits
10:30am-11:30am Keynote - Jon Gordon
11:30am-12:00pm Final announcements and Door Prizes
11:30am Book signing
12:00pm Conference ends


🛏️ Lodging
The GOCSD hotel room block rates end July 9th, or until the block is sold out.

Hilton Convention Center Hotel

GOCSD has secured a conference rate ($143.00 for Deluxe Queen Room) for the Branson Hilton Convention Center Hotel. The conference rate will be guaranteed 3 days prior and 3 days after the event to help with your planning! 

👉🏻 Reserve rooms at the Branson Hilton

Comfort Inn & Suites

We have also secured a room block at the Comfort Inn & Suites 5150 Gretna Road Branson MO 65616 that includes $94.00 for 2 Queen Beds.

Call Comfort Inn & Suites at 417-335-4731 and ask for the "GOCSD Innovation Summit Rate."