2020 Summer Symposium

June 7-9, 2020

Westin Sarasota

2020 Summer Symposium Draft Agenda 

Registration Packet 

Exhibitor Registration Packet 

Online Registration

Hotel Information

Reservations: 1-941-217-4777

Group Name: ACE of Florida Summer Symposium

Web Link: Book your group rate for ACE of Florida Summer Symposium

Hotel Registration Deadline: Friday, May 8, 2020

Reservations made after this date will be on a space available basis and special room rate is not guaranteed.

Hotel Rates: $139.00 single or double room

Valet Parking Only: $10/night

Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes.

Hotel check-in time is 4:00 pm. Check-out time is 11:00 am.

Early Departure Fee equal to one night’s room and tax will be charged to any guest that fails to inform the hotel of a change in departure and/or length of stay at the time of the guest check-in.

Special Concessions:

*Hotel Service Fee Waived

*Overnight Valet Parking discounted to $10.00

Conference Presentations
Symposium Topics

Among the many vital topics to be addressed by state and national presenters, along with robust audience participation.

  • Professional development – resources, webinars, workshops and trainings being offered by ACE of Florida, IPDAE, and FLC.
  • National Spotlight – what is happening around the nation – what that means for Florida’s adult education programs.
  • 2019 Legislative Update – outcomes and impact on adult education programs.
  • Issues from the field; local topics; FL DOE updates – new initiatives, program requirements, funding, WIOA, Partnerships with CareerSource Boards, Unified Plan and Local Plans.
  • Immigration – overview of immigration reform and potential impact on adult education; resettlement issues.
  • Human Trafficking – resources and curriculum to work within the classroom.
  • Data – optimizing information to improve program delivery.