Brittany Ray delivers the Thursday night keynote at the 2017 Island Teachers Conference

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2018 Island Teachers Conference

The 2018 Island Teachers Conference (ITC) will be held Thursday, October 4 to Friday, October 5, 2018 at the Hutchinson Center in Belfast, Maine. ITC is an annual conference for island and coastal educators, including teachers, administrators, and community partners. The purpose of the conference is to support island and coastal students and schools by providing high-quality, specially designed professional development for educators. The theme of this year's event is "Moving Forward Together." Click here for details!
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