Los Angeles, California (NAPSI) - An annual conference that brings together educators from around the globe to share, network, learn, and improve their practice will be held in Los Angeles, California, March 15-17, 2014.

The 69th ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show will showcase ideas and best-practice strategies for driving student achievement and boosting teacher and leadership effectiveness.

Attendees will choose from more than 350 sessions that are designed to enable them to prepare students to be creative, critically minded and compassionate citizens.

ASCD is known for presenting leading authorities in global education and this year’s conference is no exception. Keynote speakers will include Daniel H. Pink, Sir Ken Robinson and Russell J. Quaglia.

Some of the more popular sessions at the 2014 Conference will be repeated, giving attendees more chances to attend the sessions they are looking forward to.

ASCD is a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching and leading. To learn more or to register for the 2014 Annual Conference and Exhibit Show, visit www.ascd.org/annualconference.