For Immediate Release
Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 1, 2015 — Across the globe, educators and quality professionals are under more pressure than ever to achieve results for students at all levels.
Sharing approaches for maintaining quality in education processes and developing innovative, performance-driven thinkers is the aim of the ASQ Quality Education Conference and Workshop to be held Nov. 14 – 16, at the Westin Houstin Memorial City in Houston, Texas.
Previously known as National Quality Education Conference, the conference has been rebranded by the ASQ Education Division to reach global educators and professionals with an expanded focus on K-12, higher education, workforce development and science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM. This year’s theme is Enhancing Performance in Education through Innovation and Continuous Improvement.
“We believe a strong educational foundation is crucial and are excited to join forces with teachers, practitioners, trainers and other professionals to offer innovative approaches to bring quality into every classroom,” said Norma Simons, QECW conference chair.
The conference features the following keynote speakers:
Educators, professionals and students can take part in any of the 36 concurrent sessions and six half-day workshops. Session topics include:
“Our program is designed to provide diverse sessions for anyone who wants to learn from the experiences of others, form strategies using basic quality tools and principles, and apply continuous improvement methods to improve their education processes,” said Belinda Chavez, ASQ Education Division Chair. “We look forward to helping attendees reach higher levels of performance that lead to growth and success in our schools and communities.”
ASQ is a global community of people dedicated to quality who share the ideas and tools that make our world work better. With millions of individual and organizational members of the community in 150 countries, ASQ has the reputation and reach to bring together the diverse quality champions who are transforming the world’s corporations, organizations and communities to meet tomorrow’s critical challenges. ASQ is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., with national service centers in China, India, Mexico and a regional service center in the United Arab Emirates. Learn more about ASQ’s members, mission, technologies and training at asq.org.