NDPC/N Conferences

NDPC offers a wide range of national, regional, and special topic conferences addressing all facets of the dropout prevention issue. Visit our conference page to register for an upcoming conference.

Upcoming Conferences


2017

2017 National Forum on Dropout Prevention For Native and Tribal Communities
April 9-12, 2017
Scottsdale, Arizona

Reaching the Wounded Student Conference
June 25-28, 2017
Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, FL

The Freshman Success Conference
June 25-28, 2017
Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, FL

2017 National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 22-25, 2017
Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel and Convention Center, Palm Springs, CA

Past Conferences


2017

2017 At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 19-22, 2017
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2016

2016 National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 2-5, 2016
Detroit, Michigan

Diploma Planning Institute
July 21-22, 2016
Jonesboro, Georgia

2016 Reaching the Wounded Student Conference
June 26-29, 2016
Kissimmee, Florida

2016 National Forum on Dropout Prevention: Serving Native Students and Tribal Communities
March 6-9, 2016
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

2016 At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 14-17, 2016
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2015

2015 National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 25-28, 2015
San Antonio, Texas

2015 Diploma Planning Institute
September 20-23, 2015
Biloxi, Mississippi

2015 National Forum on Dropout Prevention for Native and Tribal Communities
April 26-29, 2015
Prior Lake, Minnessota

2015 Reaching the Wounded Student Conference
April 21-22, 2015
Berlin, Ohio

2015 At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 14-18, 2015
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2014

26th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
November 2-5, 2014
Louisville, Kentucky

2014 Diploma Planning Institute
June 18-20, 2014
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2014 National Forum on Dropout Prevention for Native and Tribal Communities
April 27-30, 2014
Prior Lake, Minnesota

26th Annual At-Risk Youth National Forum
February 16-19, 2014
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2013

25th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
November 3-6, 2013
Atlanta, GA

2013 Best Practices Forum on Dropout Prevention
April 14-16, 2013
Kansas City, Missouri

25th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 17-20, 2013
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2012

24th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 14-17, 2012
Orlando, Florida

2012 National Forum on Dropout Prevention for Native and Tribal Communities
April 15-18, 2012
Phoenix, Arizona

24th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM: Connecting the Dots of Collaboration
February 19-22, 2012
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2011

2011 Educational Strategies & Student Engagement Institute
November 7-10, 2011
St. Petersburg, Florida

23rd Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 9-12, 2011
Chicago, Illinois

23rd Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 20-22, 2011
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2010

22nd Annual National Dropout Prevention Conference
November 14-17, 2010
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dropout Prevention Institute/School Attendance Symposium
October 4-7, 2010
Orlando, Florida

22nd Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 14-17, 2010
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2009

21st Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 25-28, 2009
San Antonio, Texas

National Forum on Dropout Prevention Strategies for Native and Tribal Communities
April 19-22, 2009
Phoenix, Arizona

21st Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 15-18, 2009
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Effective Strategies Institue on Dropout Prevention and Florida’s America’s Promise Summit
January 12-16, 2009
Clearwater, Florida

2008

20th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
November 16-19, 2008
Atlanta, Georgia

2008 Summer Institute on Service Learning
June 23-25, 2008
Clemson, South Carolina

20th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 17-20, 2008
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2008 Effective Strategies Institute
January 15-18, 2008
Daytona Beach, Florida

2007

19th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 27-31, 2007
Louisville, Kentucky

2007 Southern Institute on Service-Learning
June 19-21, 2007
Clemson, South Carolina

19th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 18-21, 2007
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2007 Effective Strategies Institute
January 16-19, 2007
Clearwater, Florida

2006

18th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 21-25, 2006
San Antonio, Texas

2006 Summer Institute on Service-Learning
June 26-28, 2006
Clemson, South Carolina

2006 Effective Strategies Institute
April 2-4, 2006
Des Moines, Iowa

18th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 19-22, 2006
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2005

17th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 15-19, 2005
Santa Clara, California

2005 Effective Strategies Institute Midsouth
May 1-3, 2005
Louisville, Kentucky

2005 Effective Strategies Institute Southwest
March 13-15, 2005
Phoenix, Arizona

The First Annual K-16 South Carolina Conference on Service-Learning, Community Service and Civic Engagement
March 8-9, 2005
Columbia, South Carolina

17th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 20-23, 2005
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2004

First National Forum on Dropout Prevention in Special Education
November 3-4, 2004
Orlando, Florida

16th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 30-November 3, 2004
Orlando, Florida

2004 Effective Strategies Institute
April 18-20, 2004
Memphis, Tennessee/Tunica, Mississippi

16th Annual At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 22-25, 2004
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2003

15h Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 26-29, 2003
Kansas City, Missouri

Destination: Graduation – Practical Strategies for School Improvement Symposium
May 12-14, 2003
Albany, New York

15th Annual America’s At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 16-19, 2003
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2002

The Southern Institute on Service-Learning
November 1-2, 2002
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

14th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 9-13, 2002
San Diego, California

2002 Connecting Conference: Reform With Results
June 29-July 2, 2002
Beaver Creek, Colorado

National Conference on Family Literacy
March 3-5, 2002
Albuquerque, New Mexico

14th Annual America’s At-Risk Youth National Forum
February 23-27, 2002
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

2001

13th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 28-31, 2001
Orlando, Florida

2000

12th Annual National Dropout Prevention Network Conference
October 1-4, 2000
Baltimore, Maryland

Summer Leadership Institute 2000
Clemson, South Carolina

Service Learning in Teacher Education Institute
Jully 2000
Clemson, South Carolina

1999

11th Annual Dropout Prevention Network Conference
December 5-7, 1999
Austin, Texas

Summer Leadership Institute
July 19-23, 1999
Clemson, South Carolina

Service Learning in Teacher Education Institute
June 27-29, 1999
Clemson, South Carolina

Alternative Education: Visions for the Future
April 25-27, 1999
Albany, New York

America’s At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 21-24, 1999
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

1998

The Tenth Annual America’s At-Risk Youth National FORUM
February 8-11, 1998
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

1997

The 1997 Summer Leadership Institute Creating Community Connections: Working Together to Meet the Needs of Youth At Risk
June 29-July 2, 1997
Clemson, South Carolina