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Conference Recap

NAYRE will be making available copies of various presentations from its 37th Annual Conference held recently in San Diego, CA. Keep checking this page for updates as transcripts and other materials become available.

Symposia PowerPoint Presentation

Download a copy of the NAYRE PowerPoint presentation used during the opening session of the Symposia on Saturday morning. The presentation addresses the basics of balancing the calendar including terminology, information on summer learning loss, time and learning and highlights from the Getting Smarter, Growing Fair Report. also included are slides detailing the variety of calendars, how multi-track works, and statistics concerning the use of balanced calendars nationwide. To download the PowerPoint file, click on the link below:

Download NAYRE PowerPoint Slide Show


More Time to Learn
The Next Frontier of Education Reform

Download a copy of the Massachusetts's 2020 PowerPoint presentation used by Jennifer Davis, Co-founder and President of the organization, during the Tuesday, Feb. 28 general session. The presentation details the importance of increasing more time for learning

Download Mass 2020 PowerPoint Presentation


A Timely Matter: 

Using the Modified Calendar and Intersessions to Improve Student Achievement

Download a copy of the PowerPoint presentation used during the Monday, Feb. 27 general session led by Floyd County (Rome) GA School Superintendent Kelly Henson. The presentation details the northwest Georgia district's process in adopting a balance calendar to improve academic achievement. The district is K-12 with a student enrollment of 10,650.

Download Floyd County PowerPoint Presentation


NAYRE has compiled vital speeches from experts on time on learning to view the text of those speeches click on the link below: