The 2016 TransformSC Spring Conference, Think Forward!, inspired attendees to think past conventional reforms and reach for transformational change in the public education system. This year’s conference featured a nationally acclaimed keynote speaker and a variety of breakout sessions for educators, business leaders and policymakers. More than 500 people attended the third annual TransformSC’s conference, including business leaders, policymakers and teams of educators representing over half of the state’s school districts.
On this week's podcast, an address by Zachary Eikenberry, Founding CEO of NEXT High School in Greenville is featured. NEXT High School opened its doors for the 2015-16 school year and in his address Mr. Eichenberry highlights some of the unique differences between NEXT and traditional high schools.