2019 Call for Proposals

Deadline: September 28, 2018

The NAAC 2019 conference theme is Action through Advocacy: Addressing Teacher Shortages and Diversity through Alternate Routes. NAAC seeks proposals from educator preparation programs, school systems, state agencies, partner or national organizations, researchers, and others. This is an opportunity to share effective programs, policies, reform efforts, technology and research at the premier conference on alternative certification. We welcome proposals for workshops, roundtables, and intern-focused sessions.

Proposal Guidelines

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Proposal Cover Sheet

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Submit a proposal by email

Complete the cover sheet (downloadable Word document on NAAC’s website), then add a two-three page Word document that includes all the information requested below.  Review the scoring rubric below. Email the proposal as an attachment to:  judyc@alternativecertification.org.  In the subject line of the email, include “Proposal Submission” and the lead presenter’s name (ex: ProposalSubmissionSmith).

Submit a proposal online

To submit online, go to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NAAC2019

Please note that the online submission process has some limitations.  You should review all the steps below and type out your narrative responses prior to submitting online. The system does not allow you to view or save a complete copy of your submission; however, you may email NAAC and we will email a copy of your submission to you.  The system also does not allow for spell checking.  Additionally, you can only complete one submission online.  If you have multiple submissions, you will need to submit by email.

The lead presenter will receive a reply email within 24 hours confirming the proposal has been received.  If you don’t receive a reply email, you should assume that it was NOT received and RESEND the proposal.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at info@alternativecertification.org.