NewSchools Summit is an annual invitation-only gathering for education innovation thought leaders who bring important and diverse perspectives in PreK-12 education.

Summit 2016

Summit 2016 took place on May 10-11, 2016.

Summit provides a platform for more than 1,000 entrepreneurs, educators, community leaders, funders, and policy makers to share ideas on how we can reimagine public schools so they prepare all students, in every neighborhood, to achieve their most ambitious dreams and plans.

Check out the highlights or for a recap of every session, please see our “Live from Summit 2016” blog series and videos of each breakout and plenary session.


Summit 1999-2015

Since 1999, NewSchools Summit has been an annual tradition in the education sector. Our speakers reflect a diverse set of voices. Attendees engage in thought-provoking conversations and leave with actionable ideas.

Past Summit Events