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Ed Rising West Baton Rouge
Educators Rising 2019

Northwestern State University’s Gallaspy College of Education and Human Development hosted 76 high school students and staff for the second annual Educators Rising conference. The conference included a keynote address by Dr. Leonard Clark and remarks about future success by Spencer Kiper, 2019 Louisiana Teacher of the Year. Attendees were able to participate in engaging break-out sessions and six state competitions. Winners qualified to advance to the national Educators Rising conference, to be held in Dallas in June. NSU's School of Education is committed to supporting the work of Educators Rising in order to encourage young people to enter the field of education. For more information, contact Susan Roberts, (318) 357 4603 or