The 36th Annual Religious and Independent Schools Educators Conference


RISE Conference 2020

November  2020

RISE 2020 is going  VIRTUAL

With the opportunity for expanded programming, flexibility, and engagement!

We will be updating this site as the platform, registration and event information is prepared

Pre-Conference Keynote Speaker

Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 4pm

Dr. Linda Kargas-Bone

Trauma Informed Teaching: Moving Students from Surviving to Thriving

Monday, November 9, 2020

Keynote Speaker - Mark Lukert

This Little Light of Mine- Shining a Light on School Culture

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Keynote Speaker - Kenneth B. Morris Jr.

History, Human Rights, and the Power of One

Featured Presentations:

(we will update soon)

RISE Conference Registration


Check out what happened last year - RISE 2019 Program


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Co-Chair NYSCIRS - Jim Cultrara -

Public Funds Coordination -

RISE 2020 -

PO Box 338, Troy, NY 12182