SAVE THE DATE: Join us April 28 – May 1 at the Palm Springs Convention Center for BOOST Conference 2015! This is the nation’s largest, most recognized and comprehensive conference for after-school and out-of-school time professionals. BOOST is committed to creating opportunities for change in educational and social service agencies that are serving our youth […]
Boost Conference 2015
SAVE THE DATE: Join us April 28 – May 1 at the Palm Springs Convention Center for BOOST Conference 2015!
This is the nation’s largest, most recognized and comprehensive conference for after-school and out-of-school time professionals. BOOST is committed to creating opportunities for change in educational and social service agencies that are serving our youth during out-of-school hours. They also support out-of-school professionals through quality professional development opportunities, program and resource development, building community partnerships, and a variety of consulting services.
Our Grand Opening Session will take place at the conference on April 29th and it’s going to be a big hit, so don’t miss it! Drum Café West Coast will be presenting one of the largest interactive events, complete with Djembe drums and percussion instruments for every attendee. The “unshakable optimist,” Simon Sinek will be the keynote speaker. Just like Drum Café West Coast, Sinek teaches leaders and organizations how to inspire their team through visionary thinking and rare intellect. We will also host an interactive workshop following our opening session from 10 a.m. to Noon (seating will be limited.) On Thursday, April 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. – Drum Café West Coast will present, “Ignite Learning through the Power of Rhythm” at Station C on the trade show floor.
Be sure to stop by our Booth No. 601 during the conference to talk about which of our collaborative learning and youth development programs fits your team’s needs. Together we can inspire youth, inspire learning and inspire change!
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