The UNI Ed Summit will be held November 6-7, 2017 at Maucker Union. Designed for teachers, university faculty, policymakers, undergraduate and graduate students, and other education stakeholders, the Summit will explore the opportunities and challenges of 21st century education. It will feature presentations, panels, and dialogue sessions led by state, regional, and national experts, including scholars and practitioners. Strands will include diversity and cultural competence, social-emotional learning, personalized and blended learning, and community engagement and partnerships. Keynote speakers will include LeDerick Horne and Lisa Delpit. Breakout session presenters will represent institutions of higher education in Iowa and nationwide, Iowa school districts and AEAs, and education policy organizations. UNI students can attend the Summit for free but must register; COE faculty can use their travel funds to attend.