WHY EDUCATORS RISING
There’s power in teaching.Educators Rising teacher leaders and administrators are passionate, skilled teachers who have joined the Educators Rising network and are paying forward their expertise to the next generation.
GROW YOUR OWN STRATEGY
In South Dakota we are on a mission to help our schools grow their own educators. National research suggests a shortage of 112,000 teachers for the 2020-21 school year. These shortages are particularly concerning for teachers of color.
Learning Expos are built to experience what it means to be an educator and how our state and private schools are raising up the next generation of educators. Engage in hands-on activities, attend breakout sessions and meet with students and faculty.
COMPETITION AND RECOGNITION
As students develop teaching skills, they deserve recognition for their growth. Educators Rising offers:
State and National Conferences: An action-packed event filled with networking, learning, competing, and celebrating.
State and National Competitions: Performance-based competitive events to stretch students’ creativity, commitment, and professionalism.