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April 2-4, 2024
Educator Training Conference
Who is this event for?
The ABYC Foundation Educator Training Conference is designed for those who are already teaching about boats, those developing a new program, as well as school administrators, and industry professionals who want to connect with the trainers. The majority of our participants are in the U.S., with a few from other countries and islands. All sessions will be in English.
What can I expect to take away from this series?
A current picture of the recreational marine industry
Data points to share with students, parents, and administration showing the need for your program, and the worker deficit in this field.
Survey results from marine industry companies indicating what they see hiring, what they are looking for in your graduates, and what they’d like to tell instructors
Specific “aha” ideas about how to better teach Career and Technical Education
Insights into how people learn, to infuse into your next year of teaching
Resources: You don’t have to invent everything to teach about boats; we’ll share some of our favorites
A larger peer network
When is the Conference?
The Educator Training Conference will take place in April 2-4, 2024 in Annapolis, Maryland at ABYC Headquarters.
Will I Qualify for CEUs?
Full attendance at the ABYC Foundation Educator Training Conference is worth 13 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
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