Dr. Buddy Berry will take us through his journey in reimagining Eminence Independent Schools to design a next generation "Dream School" rooted in personalized learning and centered around innovation and creativity. The Eminence Independent School District has redesigned its instructional experience for Kindergarten through 12th grade students with its "Framework of Innovation for Reinventing Education" model using online, blended and cmpetency-based education in their quest to be the Disney World of Schools. Eminence has utilized technology as the main driver for their success combined with "Yes, And" thinking; "Surprise and Delight"' and staring to "Think Differently" about solutions.
Who Should Attend: K-12 Educators and Administrators
SWP Member Team Pricing
Teams of 1-4: $125/person
Teams of 5-9: $115/person
Teams of 10+: $105/person
Non Members: $140/person
About Dr. Buddy Berry
Dr. Buddy Berry has a passion for reinventing the K-12 school experience. His School on F.I.R.E. (Framework of Innovation for Reinventing Education) model is currently in its seventh full year of implementation and is seeing dramatic results. Dr. Berry is in his 10th year as Superintendent of Eminence Independent Schools.
His team's success has allowed him to be invited to the White House twice, the first as one of the 100 top school Superintendents in America at their only National Connected Superintendents Summit. Dr. Berry's work and school district has also been the focus of numerous media and news stories including Edutopia and George Lucas Films.
Most importantly, Buddy is married to the amazing Jessica Berry and the father of four: Brooke, Blaze, Bryce and Brax.
Follow Dr. Berry on Twitter @BuddyBerry