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Emerging Leaders & Teachers Conference

Come hear from Leaders who have done the work and want to share the knowledge of how to get your school to the next level. The Emerging Leaders & Teachers Conference will take place on Saturday, December 10th, in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida at Piney Grove Academy. Make this a networking event to build a relationship with a community of leaders all over the nation.

The Conference

Come out and get information from proven Grant Writers; passionate Leaders who know how to galvanize the Staff; creative Marketing Giants; important updates on securing scholarships from Step Up for Students Representatives, mastering the Certification process, and so much more.


We have one of the most powerful keynote speakers in South Florida, Mrs. Frances Bolden. Mrs. Bolden will open up on Saturday morning with a moving message that highlights her multi-generational impact in the school system for over 35 years. Mrs. Bolden is a former Teacher of the Year, Principal of the Year, and Area Director in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Our Closing Keynote Speaker is Principal Bolden. He has been the Principal for Piney Grove Academy and will celebrate his 10th year in 2023. He is a highly sought after Speaker, Podcast Host, and Advocate for our youth being exposed to opportunities that stretch their imagination.


Comedy Show for you

We want you to have a little relaxation and humor before the big day of exciting presenters therefore we have put together a comedy show on Dec. 9 at 7pm.  We will have three funny comedians telling clean jokes at First Baptist Piney Grove at 7pm.  This event will be hosted by Chris Priester the Teacher and he is full of laughs. We want you to come out for a meet and greet like non-other.  Tickets for this event can be purchased on Eventbrite or at the door. The cost is $15 in advance on Eventbrite and $20 at the door. See you there!!!

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