First General Session — Monday, January 28
Sean Covey is a business executive, author, speaker, and innovator.
He is president of FranklinCovey Education and is devoted to transforming
education throughout the world through a principle-centered leadership
approach. Sean oversees FranklinCovey's whole school transformation
process, called Leader in Me, which is now in more than 4,000 schools
and 50 countries throughout the world.
Second General Session — Tuesday, January 29
Jaime Casap is the chief education evangelist at Google.
He evangelizes the power and potential of technology and the
web as enabling and supporting tools in pursuit of promoting
inquiry-driven project-based learning models. Jaime collaborates
with school systems, educational organizations, and leaders focused
building innovation and iteration into our education policies and
practices. He speaks on education, technology, innovation, and
generation z at events around the world.
Third General Session — Wednesday, January 30
Mike Morath is the Texas Commissioner of Education. He was appointed
by Gov. Greg Abbott and has served in the position since January 2016.
Prior to that, he served on the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees for more
than four years. As commissioner, he heads the Texas Education Agency,
which oversees pre-kindergarten through high school education for
more than 5 million students enrolled in both traditional public and