Call for 2023 NAESP Pre-K–8 Principals Conference Proposals

The NAESP Pre-K–8 Principals Conference is headed to National Harbor, Maryland, July 10-12, 2023. We invite you to submit a proposal by Nov. 30, 2022, to present and join us for three days of networking and amazing professional learning. Educators want to see and hear what strategies their colleagues are implementing to lead successful learning communities. Whether you have presented before or this will be your first time submitting a proposal, we encourage you to share your best practices, strategies and expertise in the following conference strands. We are particularly in need of innovative proposals that are bolded below:

  • Equitable Outcomes, Diversity, Inclusion, and Cultural Responsiveness
  • Family and Community Partnerships*
  • Share Leadership, Build Capacity, and Promote a Culture of Continuous Improvement*
  • Evidence-Based Social-Emotional Learning*
  • Health and Wellness for School Leaders*
  • Career Building and Professional Leadership Skills*
  • High-Quality Instruction and Interactions for Pre-K–3rd Grade Leaders
  • Best Strategies and Practices for Middle-Level Leaders

*Sessions applicable to all Pre-K–8 Leaders

NAESP leads in the advocacy and support for elementary and middle-level school leaders in their commitment for all children. Please consider submitting a proposal and help make NAESP’s 2023 conference programming a stimulating and engaging professional learning event. Elementary and middle-level leaders have never been more important!

Proposal Submission Timeline

  • September 2022 – Call for Proposals Opens
  • Nov. 30, 2022 – Proposal Submission Deadline
  • Late-January 2023 – Notification of Proposal Selection Status
  • Feb. 17, 2023 – Conference Registration Deadline
  • June 10, 2023 –  Conference App Presentation Deadline

Submit a Proposal