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Insights Summit 2019

MARCH 13 – 15, 2019

Frustrated by a constant lack of time to focus on the big picture? Wondering if you’re really maximizing your Frontline solutions?

Make time to think bigger! At Insights Summit 2019, Frontline Education’s annual education conference, you’ll get ideas, strategies, and product training and consulting to help you be even more efficient and strategic.

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Bring Big Ideas Back to Your District

In a packed few days at Insights Summit 2019, you’ll get strategies to help you immediately improve your work and use of Frontline solutions. That includes big ideas from keynote speakers, success strategies from other districts AND hands-on learning to get the most from your products!


K-12 Strategies for Success

K-12 Strategies for Success

Want to learn what’s working for other school districts? Over a dozen Frontline clients and K-12 experts will be sharing their secrets for success in a variety of keynote, general and breakout sessions. You’ll hear their lessons learned and get actionable tips you can apply at your school system.


Maximize Your Frontline Solutions

Maximize Your Frontline Solutions

Explore specific topics tied to your Frontline solutions with hands-on learning and consulting workshops. More than just which buttons to push, you’ll learn how to strategically leverage the systems to save more time and get more return on your Frontline investment!


Meet 1-on-1 with Frontline Experts

Meet 1-on-1 with Frontline Experts

Have a burning question on how to use one of the Frontline solutions? We can help! We’ll have Frontline experts on hand to help guide you through any questions or new features you want to try. Plus, you’ll be able to explore other solutions that complement what you already have.


Network and Relax!

Network… and Relax!

Insights Summit is a great opportunity to build your professional network and meet others in roles like yours. It doesn’t have to be all work talk, either… we’ll have plenty of fun activities AND you’ll be staying at one of the best luxury hotels in all of Orlando (included in your registration)!


Why Attend?

Here are just a few of the reasons to register for Insights Summit 2019 now:

  • Hear real-life strategies from other districts to help improve your work
  • Learn how to get more out of your Frontline solutions – and bring immediate ROI to your district
  • Get your burning product questions answered!
  • Build relationships with peers in similar roles
  • Enjoy a mini-vacation at a luxury hotel in sunny Florida

Area Attractions

Come and stay steps away from endless fun and relaxation!


At the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes*

Rest and Relaxation:

  • The Ritz-Carlton Spa
  • Outdoor heated pools and whirlpools
  • Lazy River Pool
  • Sauna
  • In-room Entertainment


Activities and Adventure:

  • 18-hole golf course
  • Jogging trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Kayaking
  • Volleyball
  • Tennis
  • Fishing
  • Game room and video games
  • Sunrise Safari
  • Eco-Tours on Shingle Creek, the headwaters to the Florida Everglades
  • Shuttles to/from Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Disney’s EPCOT, Universal Studies and Islands of Adventure and SeaWorld Orlando



  • 3 popular restaurants, lounge, café and pool bar
  • Starbucks®
  • Local restaurant delivery

*Additional fees may apply


Local Attractions (Average weather in March: 78° / 58° 😀)

SeaWorld Adventure Park – 4 miles from Hotel

Discovery Cove – 4 miles from Hotel

Walt Disney World Resort – 14 miles from Hotel

Aquatica – 4 miles from Hotel

Universal Orlando Resort – 6 miles from Hotel

The Mall at Millenia – 16 miles from Hotel

Kennedy Space Center – 50 miles from Hotel

Central Florida Zoo – 60 miles from Hotel

Daytona Beach – 65 miles from Hotel

Amway Center – 16 miles from Hotel


Who Should Attend?

District and school leaders as well as aspiring leaders and system administrators will come away with ideas, strategies and the latest product knowledge!

Attendees may include (but are not limited to):

  • Superintendents
  • Assistant superintendents
  • Principals
  • Human Resources professionals
  • Curriculum/Instruction and PD professionals
  • Business managers
  • Technology managers

Featured Speakers

We’re bringing some of the best and brightest minds in K-12 education to Insights Summit 2019! Learn the secrets of successful education leaders, plus the latest in education research and strategies.


Summit Marriot


March 13 – 15, 2019


JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes | Orlando, FL

Early Bird Special (Before January 29)


(including all sessions, lodging, food and Frontline-sponsored events)

* This heavily discounted rate is a special one-time fee for the launch of the Insights Summit!

Regular Admission (Starting January 29)


(including all sessions, lodging, food and Frontline-sponsored events)



*Please note, the agenda is tentative and subject to change.



Hotel Lobby

Check-in at the JW Marriott

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Welcome Reception

7:00am - 8:00am


8:00am - 8:30am

Welcome from CEO Tim Clifford

8:30am - 9:30am

Keynote – Tom Arnett, Senior Research Fellow, Education | Christensen Institute

9:30am - 10:15am

Networking Break

10:15am - 11:00am

Keynote – Hanna Skandera, former Secretary of Education for the State of New Mexico | Editor-in-Chief of The Line

11:00am - 11:45am

General Session – Bringing About Cultural Change

Dr. Melissa Varley, Superintendent | Florham Park School District, NJ

General Session – Strategic Human Capital Management

Dr. Sarah Silverman, Senior Vice President, New Market Strategy | Whiteboard Advisors

11:45am - 12:45pm


1:00pm - 1:45pm

Unifying HR and Finance Through Position Control

Micro-credentials for Personalized Professional Learning

Deep Dive: Frontline Recruiting & Hiring and Frontline Central

Deep Dive: Frontline Professional Growth

Deep Dive: Frontline Absence & Time

2:00pm - 2:45pm

Next-Gen Recruitment Audit + Proactive Recruiting

Systems Thinking in HR

Deep Dive: Frontline Recruiting & Hiring and Frontline Central

Deep Dive: Frontline Professional Growth

Deep Dive: Frontline Absence & Time

2:45pm - 3:30pm

Networking Break

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Roundtable Discussions

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Free time

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Cocktail Reception and Dinner

7:00am - 8:00am


8:00am - 8:45am

Keynote – Rock Star Principals

8:45am - 9:30am

Frontline Vision & Client Panel

9:30am - 10:15am

Networking Break

10:15am - 11:00am

Measuring the Impact of Professional Learning

Cost-Saving Strategies for Absence Management

Deep Dive: Frontline Recruiting & Hiring and Frontline Central

Deep Dive: Frontline Professional Growth

Deep Dive: Frontline Absence & Time

11:00am - 11:45am

Reducing Employee Absenteeism with Incentives

Making the Change to a Paperless Office

Deep Dive: Frontline Recruiting & Hiring and Frontline Central

Deep Dive: Frontline Professional Growth

Deep Dive: Frontline Absence & Time

11:45am - 12:45pm

Lunch & Roundtable Discussions


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