The Leadership Experience and Development (LEAD) Conferences provides students and advisers with an engaging programme to sharpen their leadership skills. Conference attendees ultimately leave to improve their school culture and community, and continue to nurture their relationships with other like-minded peers from all around the country.
The Conferences for 2020/2021 will take place in Washington, DC and Chicago, IL, where students meet and learn together in a stimulating environment.
LEAD offer experiential leadership skills development to students and advisers of the National Honor Society, the National Junior Honor Society, and National Student Council.
For further information visit the official website here.
Student leaders and prefects may attend; as well as students and advisers of the National Honor Society, the National Junior Honor Society, and National Student Council
Leaderships skills required.
LEAD Conferences typically held over 3 days
Principal and conference adviser emails and cell phone numbers for each attendee; attendee email, home, and cell phone number; list of dietary needs and medical conditions; and grade of each attendee.
Current student program membership status—NatStuCo, NHS, or NJHS—for each school/person registering in your group:
Adviser-student ratio is one adviser per 15 students for high school or combined level delegations, and one adviser per 12 students for middle level delegations.
Additional advisers, administrators, and parents/chaperones who will be attending the conference with your group will need to be added to the school record by the primary adviser. The primary adviser for your student program (NatStuCo, NHS, or NJHS) can do this by calling Customer Care at 1-800-253-7746, option 4.