About YEedu

Your job is among the toughest in America. You’re constantly driving and pushing forward to propel your students. It’s time to rejuvenate your mind, to reimagine your role, to ignite your spark. 

On July 14, 2020, 600 educators like you will be joining us online for a virtual event like no other. There, we’ll develop new skills amongst old and new friends. We’ll challenge you to hone your craft in a safe place, among likeminded colleagues. And, we’ll have a lot of fun along the way.   

When

Tuesday - Thursday
July 14 - July 16, 2020

Where

Virtual

Who

Anyone looking to grow, learn, and ignite the spark in education!

We'll
see you
there!

Why Join Us

Hone Your Craft

Built to be immersive and interactive, the YEedu event feels much more like one of your favorite activities than a conference.

Find Inspiration

Hear from the best and brightest minds, the educators just like you, and the folks behind the nation's hottest curriculum.

Discover Your Tribe

Find like-minded and passionate educators like you, share stories, workshop ideas, and (most of all) have a good time.

Register

Access the Event

Download the App for your smart device or access the Online Portal on your computer! 

Ensuring that you have an optimal and easy experience has been a high priority for our team. We make attending and engagement easy, providing you with ways to tune in from your smartphone, your tablet, or your computer. Stay engaged through out the day by using multiple platforms.

For instructions for how to access the event per platform, click the corresponding button below: 

The excitement begins in

Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds

Space at sessions will be limited to promote an engaging experience.
The first 500 registrants will receive a YEedu gift box so don’t delay! 

Official Sponsors

Featured Sponsors

Chase Koch Foundation

Schedule

Proposed schedule below. Actual schedule can be found in the in app, following registration.

All times are in CST

New Educator Focus
July 14, 2020
Mental Break
July 14, 2020
Virtual Showcase
July 14, 2020
YE Specific
July 14, 2020
PD
July 14, 2020
Meetup
July 14, 2020
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Start Your YE Journey: Part 1

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Start Your YE Journey: Part 1

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Start Your YE Journey: Part 1

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Start Your YE Journey: Part 1

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Yoga

The Phoenix
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Escape the Classroom

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Group Fitness

The Phoenix
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Partner Showcase 101

9:30 am - 10:00 am

YE Activity in Action: TBD

10:00 am - 11:00 am

YE Supports the Innovator in You

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

YE Activity in Action: TBD

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

YE Activity in Action: TBD

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

YE Activity in Action: TBD

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Human-Centered Design

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Workshop: Creating a YE Immersive School

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Human-Centered Design

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Stand Tall Steve

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Stand Tall Steve

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Workshop: Creating a Blended YE Curriculum

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Human-Centered Design

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Stand Tall Steve

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Human-Centered Design

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Stand Tall Steve

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Elementary School Meetup

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Middle School Meetup

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

High School Meetup

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Non-Traditional Meetup

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Rural School Meetup

New Educator Focus
July 15, 2020
Mental Break
July 15, 2020
Virtual Showcase
July 15, 2020
YE Specific
July 15, 2020
PD
July 15, 2020
Meetup
July 14, 2020
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Start Your YE Journey: Part 1

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Start Your YE Journey: Part 2

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Start Your YE Journey: Part 2

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Start Your YE Journey: Part 1

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

KEYNOTE: Live above the Line: How Our Thinking Governs Our Experience

Kevin Brennan
Co-Owner/Senior Facilitator/Author
Tom Cody
Co-Owner/Co-Founder/Senior Facilitator/Author
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Fitness Class

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Meditation with Unlikely Collaborators

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Escape the Classroom

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

KEYNOTE: Live above the Line

Kevin Brennan
Co-Owner/Senior Facilitator/Author
Tom Cody
Co-Owner/Co-Founder/Senior Facilitator/Author
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Partnership 102

9:30 am - 10:00 am

YE Activity In Action: TBD

10:30 am - 11:00 am

YE Activity In Action: TBD

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

YE Supports the Innovator in You

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

YE Activity In Action: TBD

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

YE Activity In Action: TBD

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

KEYNOTE: Live above the Line

Kevin Brennan
Co-Owner/Senior Facilitator/Author
Tom Cody
Co-Owner/Co-Founder/Senior Facilitator/Author
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Keep Stupid in the Box: Eliminating Student Roadblocks for Success

Kevin Brennan
Co-Owner/Senior Facilitator/Author
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Workshop: Community-Based YE

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Allowing Students to Take Control

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Teach from Their Purpose

Tom Cody
Co-Owner/Co-Founder/Senior Facilitator/Author
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Help Students Learn from Mistakes and Move Outside Their Comfort Zone

Kevin Brennan
Co-Owner/Senior Facilitator/Author
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Entrepreneurship in the Special Needs Classroom

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Education through Experience

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Engage Students through the 3 R's: Relationships, Realizations, Relevancy

Tom Cody
Co-Owner/Co-Founder/Senior Facilitator/Author
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Workshop: Virtual Teaching Workshop

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Entrepreneurship in the Special Needs Classroom

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

KEYNOTE: Live above the Line: How Our Thinking Governs Our Experience

Kevin Brennan
Co-Owner/Senior Facilitator/Author
Tom Cody
Co-Owner/Co-Founder/Senior Facilitator/Author
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Elementary School Meetup

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Middle School Meetup

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

High School Meetup

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Non-Traditional Meetup

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Rural School Meetup

New Educator Focus
July 16, 2020
Mental Break
July 16, 2020
YE Specific
July 16, 2020
PD
July 16, 2020
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Start Your YE Journey: Part 2

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Start Your YE Journey: Part 2

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Start Your YE Journey: Part 2

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Start Your YE Journey: Part 2

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Wrap-up

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Escape the Classroom

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Wrap-up

9:30 am - 10:00 am

YE Activity in Action: TBD

10:30 am - 11:00 am

YE Activity in Action: TBD

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

YE Activity in Action: TBD

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

YE Activity in Action: TBD

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Wrap-up

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Project-Based Learning

10:00 am - 11:00 am

The Art of Inquiry

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Making Music in Your Content Area

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

KEYNOTE

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Project-Based Learning

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Making Music in Your Content Area

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Art of Inquiry

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Debrief of "The Pursuit"

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Wrap-up

Our Educators

Like a Student Yourself
"YE has helped to change me into a different teacher. And, coming to places like this is like a big, fun game, where you're just jumping in with each other, and you're learning new things almost as a student yourself.”
Chad Berry
Cleveland, Ohio
Last Updated 5/13/20

Frequently Asked Questions

A registration link will be available right here on the YEedu website by Thursday, May 28. An email will also be sent notifying Youth Entrepreneurs educators May 28 to open registration.

If you’d previously registered for the Dallas YEedu in-person event, you’ll need to re-register for the virtual one July 14-16.

The priority registration deadline is July 1, 2020. Session size will be limited to promote engagement. The first 500 registrants will receive a complimentary YEedu gift box! 

No; we welcome all educators and partners to attend the virtual conference free of charge.

Timing for all sessions is currently in the works and will be released soon.  The schedule will include:

  • Keynote speakers
  • Starting your YE journey
  • Experiential sessions
  • Giveaways