Just Announced!  Amy Carrier Engages Two Leaders for a Fireside Chat


Amy Carrier

Amy Carrier will be delivering the mid-day keynote address at the 2014 INSPIRE conference in Norwood, MA on October 23, 2014. She will speak on developing high-value partnerships that teach students real-world skills and prepare them for success in life after graduation. As part of her talk, Amy will engage two leaders from education and business on stage to offer insight and best practices.

Joining Amy are Dr. Sheila Harrity, Principal of Worcester Tech and Maura Banta, Director of Global Citizenship Initiatives in Education at IBM.

In an exciting and interactive mid-day keynote address, Amy Carrier will be discussing her proven method for effectively engaging business partners in schools to teach students genuine real-life skills tailored to the individual student. Amy believes in action and take-aways and as such she will be engaging two leaders in the school-business partnership space to provide you with even more wisdom on how to build viable partnerships for your students’ futures. Her two guests are ahead of the curve in building school partnerships that yield real impact. Joining Amy for a 30 minute fireside chat on stage as part of her keynote address are Dr. Sheila Harrity, 2014 NASSP Principal of the Year award winner and principal of Worcester Tech, the National Blue Ribbon School whose commencement speech was delivered this year by none other than President Barack Obama. Also joining Amy is Maura Banta, IBM’s Director of Global Citizenship Initiatives in Education, Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs. Ms. Banta is also chairwoman of the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education. This engaging mid-day keynote promises insights that will empower school and business leaders to rethink and build stronger partnerships that deliver genuine results for learners while demonstrating impact and value that partners and educators alike wish to see.


Educational and business leaders, we need you to build partnerships that change students’ futures. Amy Carrier wants you to be part of this keynote and has arranged a special mid-day mini-conference just for you: Join us to attend this engaging keynote, enjoy lunch and take part in one or two morning or afternoon sessions of your choosing for $100. Register with the promotional code MIDDAY at nisce.org/conference/inspire-2014.