"2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence Conference" in partnership with Office Depot

WHAT: 2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence Conference - A four-day professional learning conference with a partner showcase. The Blueprint National Conference is an engaging, innovative event that provides practical best practices, dynamic information exchange, and high-impact solutions to a community of educators. Focused on the nine critical areas of excelling schools found within the school improvement model, Blueprint for Excellence is attended by educators dedicated to the success of all students.

WHEN: December 1st - 4th, 2015

WHERE: Yacht Club Resort at Walt Disney World® Call Disney. For reservations contact the Group Reservations office at 407-939-4686 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. EST Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. EST Saturday and Sunday. Click here for more information.

**Please call Dr. Judy Warden (770-773-0873) directly if you are experiencing problems booking rooms- we will work with you to secure rooms at Disney or the Epcot or Downtown Disney area.



REGISTRATION: Conference Registration via EventBrite: https://blueribbonschools2015.eventbrite.com


Keynote Speakers Featuring:


Jayne Ellspermann, 2015 National Principal of the Year.

Travis Allen, founder of the iSchool Initiative and a young visionary promoting digital learning in the classroom

Bill Sims, delivering the “secret sauce” for rapid, sustainable behavior change and engagement.


Learning Opportunities:

Over 60 professional development sessions for all grade levels and administrative structures featuring best practices from National Blue Ribbon Award Winning Schools.


Networking Opportunities:

Meet national and international educators and administrators who have made positive improvements in their classrooms and schools. Come prepared to learn and share.



2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence Conference - My Disney Link:
Use the aforementioned link to complete
  • Lodging Reservations at Yacht and Beach Club Resort
  • Reserve Disney’s Magical Express (complimentary airport transfer)
  • Purchase Meal Plans (our conference does not have a meal plan attached)
  • Purchase Conference Rate Park Tickets
Room Block Dates - November 29 - December 4
To reserve room nights outside of the Room Block, please call Disney’s Reservations Directly.
Note: Maximum of 5 persons per room. If you need more than one room, please book each room separately. An additional charge of $15 (per adult) will be applied to parties containing more than 2 adults.
First night’s lodging deposit will be required. It is necessary to provide a credit card to secure the room night. If using a purchase order, it may be necessary to contact Disney directly to finalize payment schedule.
In order to receive a full refund of your deposit, including credit card deposit transactions, notification of cancellation must be received five days prior to your arrival date. Please contact the Walt Disney World® Group Reservations office to cancel your request. Additionally, if you are holding any other reservations, they will not be modified or cancelled unless you advise us. The cancellation and refund policy is subject to change.
Walt Disney World Group Reservations
PO Box 10000
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Phone: 407.939.4686
Fax: 407.824.1980
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Disney's Magical Express (complimentary airport transfer)
Disney's Magical Express Transportation is our way of helping you reach your meeting destination stress-free and focused. Disney's Magical Express picks you up and takes you from Orlando International Airport to your Disney Resort hotel, while our luggage service delivers your bags from the plane to your room. Departing is also a breeze with our Resort Airline Check-in Service and return transportation to the Orlando International Airport. And best of all, Disney's Magical Express is complimentary for our Disney resort Guests.

Reservations are required. We recommend you make your reservations at least 30 days in advance. Make Reservation


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  • Postal Address
    PO Box 322
    Chapin, SC 29036

  • SC Office
    136 Lakeside Road
    Chapin, SC 29036
  • Tel.: 1 (408) 844-4BLU
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