Studer Education’s 13th Annual


K-12 Leadership Event October 22-24, 2024 Westminster, Colorado

Engage with your peers and learn to Hardwire Excellence in Education at What’s Right in Education.
Over a decade of actionable and impactful K-12 Leadership experience has been shared from the ‘What’s Right in Education’ stage. With deep learning and sharing opportunities, WRIE is a unique event focusing on K-12 leaders. Event attendees are high-performers who sincerely care about their teams’ growth and the well-being of their district’s students and families. Expand your network with districts committed to solving shared problems of practice. Take away actionable strategies to implement in your district immediately. Come celebrate a year of continued improvement in educational leadership practice.

Featured 2024 Speakers

Rob Clayton - Featured Speaker at What's Right in Education

Rob Clayton

Everyone is a Leader: Driving Collaborative Ownership Across Leader Levels
Superintendent Warren County Public Schools, KY
Jennifer Martin - Featured Speaker at What's Right in Education

Jennifer Martin

Workshop: Identifying and Monitoring Measures that Matter Across the System
Assistant Superintendent, Improvement & Analytics Hemet Unified School District, CA
Sean Dorsey - Featured Speaker at What's Right in Education

Sean Dorsey

Everyone is a Leader: Building a Sense of Urgency Around Improvement
Superintendent Manitou Springs School District, CO
Dr. Ed Manansala - Featured Speaker at What's Right in Education

Ed Manansala

Keynote: Education Excellence Fireside Chat & Superintendent’s Panel
County Superintendent of Schools El Dorado County Office of Education, CA

Key Insights and Themes for 2024

How Districts Can Align Strategy and Culture
Collaborative Ownership Across Leader Levels
Service Excellence to Create Schools of Choice
Improving Employee Hiring and Retention
Adding Student Voice to the Discussion
Helping All Staff to Feel Heard
Making Feedback Survey Data Actionable

Sustaining Districtwide Leadership Development
Building a Sense of Urgency Around Improvement
Data-driven Improvement Practices
Scaling Improvement Across Schools
Continuous Improvement Cycle Workshops
Asking the Right Questions

Over a Decade of Actionable and Impactful Experience Shared from the Stage

Building Bridges: A Superintendent’s Journey to Create a Community-Driven Strategic Plan

At our annual education leadership conference, What's Right in Education, Dr. Candace Pelt, Superintendent of Central Linn School District in Halsey, Oregon, shared insights into her transformative leadership and strategic planning approach. Emphasizing the power of strategic planning, Dr. Pelt highlights its role as a roadmap guiding decision-making and ensuring alignment with community values.

Together, we are What’s Right in Education.

Join the collective of people who are focused on doing what is right in education. Members get access to exclusive content, resources, and networking opportunities.

WRIE Rewind

While you wait for the next What’s Right in Education event, take a look back at previous keynotes, featured breakout sessions, leader panels, and more from the WRIE stage.

Improving the Employee Experience in Schools:

Improving Strategic Alignment of the District:

Systematizing Improvement with Continuous Improvement Practices:

From the Stage to the Podcast

The Accelerate Your Performance podcast features interviews with leaders and educators who have shared the stories behind their success at What’s Right in Education. Listen as they discuss how their districts are improving workplace culture, retaining their people, and getting the best outcomes for all students.

You are What’s Right in Education

Join our #WRIE community. Subscribe to Studer Education to get access to exclusive content, resources, event invites, and networking opportunities. When you subscribe, you’ll get access to our ‘I Am What’s Right in Education’ asset library including virtual meeting backgrounds and LinkedIn profile banners for you to proudly display on your social media profiles, in your office, or in your classroom. Download now and join the movement for education excellence!

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