The 5th annual Governor's Summit on Innovative Education inspires innovation and reimagines learning in schools across North Dakota. This year’s summit included an emphasis on computer science within K-12 classrooms, as well as celebrationed from the 2021 legislative session and focused on accelerating learning as we recover from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Governor Burgum is committed to inspiring change as our education systems experience significant disruptions. Our future generations are counting on us to build a future for tomorrow. Join us in discovering creative solutions and lighting a spark for future transformation.
Whether an education professional helping shape young minds, a student seeking knowledge, a parent wanting the best for your children or a business leader invested in the future workforce, we all have an interest in the future of education in North Dakota and can work together to learn and drive positive change.
The #InnovativeND Awards recognize students, educators, schools and districts who lead by example and have embraced innovation for the benefit of our schools and students. Award recipients are announced and recognized during the annual Summit on Innovative Education. Who would you like to nominate when the nomination period opens?
Professional Learning Hours
Hours of participation during the 2021 Summit on Innovative Education can be counted towards graduate cafeteria credit. Register and complete the necessary information from:
- North Dakota Governor's Office
- North Dakota Department of Public Instruction
- North Dakota Information Technology - EduTech
- Bismarck State College