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2021 Fall Leadership Institute - Northwest Edition

(A Hybrid Conference)


We hope you will join us this year for the 2021 Fall Leadership Institute. Come to Northwest Arkansas and experience the beauty of an Ozark fall! The day will include relevant and timely topics that we believe you are interested in hearing more about. Click on the Agenda link below to learn more.


WHEN: The Fall Leadership Institute - NW Edition will be held Friday, September 24, 2021. Check-in and continental breakfast begin at 7:45 a.m. The sessions will start at 8:45 a.m. and adjourn at 3 p.m. An on-site lunch is included with registration.

WHERE: The Embassy Suites Northwest Arkansas, 3303 Pinnacle Hills Parkway, Rogers, AR  72758

TRAINING HOURS: School board members will earn six hours of boardsmanship training credit for attending.

IN-PERSON ATTENDANCE REGISTRATION: Registration is $185 per person through September 10, 2021, and $205 after September 10, 2021. Non-Member registration is $285 per person through September 10, and $305 after September 10. Continental breakfast and lunch are included. Online registration will close at 4 pm on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. You may register on-site on the day of the event.

VIRTUAL ATTENDANCE REGISTRATION: For those registering to attend virtually, the registration fee is $175 through September 10, 2021, and $195 after September 10th.  You may register to attend virtually up until noon on Thursday, September 23, 2021. 

CANCELLATIONS: Requests for cancellation must be in writing to Cancellation requests received through September 17, 2021, will be refunded at 100 percent.  Cancellation requests received after September 17th will be refunded at 50 percent.  There will be no refunds for cancellations after September 22, 2021.

ROOM RESERVATION PROCEDURE: For those of you wishing to arrive the evening before the training institute, please call 479-254-8400 to make reservations or sign on to the hotel website by clicking HERE.

QUESTIONS: If you have registration questions or questions about the training, please contact Dr. Anne Butcher at