MESPA Institute is still on despite the weather! Travel safely and we will see you there! Join us for the professional development event of the year! On February 6-8, 2019, you will be joined by 450+ of your colleagues for an incredible experience. With presentations from EIGHT incredible thought leaders, more than 25 sessions rooted in mental health, innovation, education equity, and leadership development, MESPA Speaks performances by your own colleagues, a Makerspace and Therapy Dog Showcase, an Unconference in which you guide your own learning, and 80+ education-based exhibits, how could you go wrong?

Share in the excitement! Use the conference hashtag #mespamn and follow @mespaprincipals on Twitter.

Evaluate Institute 2019: The evaluation is now live: Click here to complete the MESPA 2019 General Evaluation for your CEUs (17).
Evaluate Institute 2019 Breakout Sessions: Click here to complete a session evaluation for each breakout you attend. Your feedback helps us plan future sessions!
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Ariana Wright

Kasson-Mantorville Elementary
Elementary Principal

Ariana Wright is the lucky principal at Kasson-Mantorville Elementary School.  She leads a building of 850 K-4 students.  She is a past Co-Chair of MESPA (one of the original MESPETTES) and is currently co-facilitating the PreK -3 Principal Leadership Series, a collaboration between MDE and MESPA.  Ariana’s passion for ensuring success for every child drives her work in school leadership each day.

Wednesday, February 6

10:00am CST

10:30am CST

1:00pm CST

3:45pm CST

5:00pm CST

6:00pm CST

Thursday, February 7

7:00am CST

8:00am CST

9:30am CST

10:10am CST

12:15pm CST

1:20pm CST

2:35pm CST

3:30pm CST

5:30pm CST

6:00pm CST

Friday, February 8

7:30am CST

8:00am CST

9:15am CST

10:10am CST

11:40am CST