Join colleagues from around the world who care deeply about bringing the best innovative and practical learning resources to our students. Our 18th BLC education conference 2017 will provide you with inspiration, practical skills and expand your professional network with educators from around the world.

Special Events

We have some truly special events taking place, from movies, to puzzles to discussions!
Scratch at the Education Conference 2017

Hosted by the world-renowned Scratch team!

Monday Morning – 8:00 a.m.

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Opening Reception and Main Education Conference Registration

Tuesday Evening – 5:00 p.m.

fablevision will be at our Education Conference 2017

Reception at FableVision Studios

Wednesday Evening – 6:00 p.m.

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Annual BLC Bash

Thursday Evening – 9:00 p.m.

Learn More About The Building Learning Communities Education Conference

Education Conference 2017 Strands

BLC offers more than 100 pre-conference master classes and main education conference 2017 sessions, tailored by audience, to address six core themes:

  • Designing Rigorous and Motivating Assignments
  • Nurturing Creativity, Curiosity, Empathy and Courage
  • Teaching Global Communication Skills
  • Contributing to Professional Learning Communities
  • Crafting Vision and Managing Change
  • Infusing the Common Core Across the Curriculum
BLC17 Registration Info

Countries Represented

  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • China
  • Croatia
  • Denmark
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Gambia
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Poland
  • Qatar
  • Republic of Korea
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Vietnam