2023 National ESEA Conference

A Hybrid Event

February 1-4, 2023
Indianapolis & Online

The National ESEA Conference is intentionally aimed at coordination among federal education programs under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and other federal programs.

Join us at the Indiana Convention Center or virtually as we unite to address a shared goal – how to best meet the needs of disadvantaged students.

Integrate with nationally recognized education leaders and experts; presentations offer content you can't find anywhere else

  • More than 130 sessions from today’s leading education experts deliver timely, impactful information enriched by personal interactions among attendees and presenters
  • Four exceptional, not-to-miss keynote speakers

Network with colleagues from across the nation; new connections can turbocharge your career

Discover relevant educational products


View some of the outstanding keynotes that have presented at previous conferences

"This was my first time attending the National ESEA Conference and I was so glad I was able to! The presenters were fantastic and so were the keynote speakers!"
- 2022 National ESEA Conference Attendee








More than 130 sessions from today’s leading education experts are available to peruse now!


This year's theme:

lift up!

Anchored in evidence-based practices, lift up students to reach their potential through maximized access and expanded opportunities.

Anchored in unwavering appreciation and high-quality professional development, lift up teachers and administrators to their joint focus on student success.

Anchored in ongoing collaboration and partnership, lift up parents and communities to meaningful connections and active involvement.

Lift up yourself every day to maximize your potential.

Lift up each other - for together, there is nothing we can't do!

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