Milwaukee, Wis., Sept. 26, 2016 — Educators around the world face a similar challenge to ensure that their students learn the 21st century skills they need to succeed.
Sharing best practices for achieving quality in education processes and developing engaged, life-long learners is the aim of the ASQ Quality Education Conference and Workshop to be held Nov. 11 – 13, at The Westin Houston, Memorial City, in Houston, Texas.
ASQ’s Education Division aims to reach global educators and professionals with a focus on K-12, higher education, workforce development, and science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM. This year’s theme “Evolving the Education Experience” focuses on the evolving need for education in all areas. Attendees will take away strategies and tools for incorporating continuous improvement and innovative ideas to enhance the educational experience.
The conference features the following keynote speakers:
“We are very excited to have the ASQ CEO as our opening speaker. His view of a global organization is very insightful and will certainly inspire attendees to view quality in education on a larger scale,” said Norma Simons, QECW conference co-chair.
Educators, professionals and students can take part in any of the 30 concurrent sessions and five half-day workshops. Session topics include:
“This year, in addition to our continuing efforts to bring methods, best practices and lessons learned to the QECW attendees in K-12, higher education and workforce development, we are partnering with the ASQ Healthcare Division to provide an even wider perspective to quality education in our daily living,” said Belinda Chavez, ASQ Education Division Chair. “We hope that all attendees will leave the 2016 QECW with tools and ideas that they can implement immediately.”
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. Celebrating 70 years in 2016, ASQ, with its world headquarters in Milwaukee, Wis., USA, operates regional centers in the U.S. and Canada, North Asia, South Asia, Latin America and Middle East and Africa. Learn more about ASQ’s members, mission, technologies and training at asq.org.