This year’s Summer Summit will take place July 7-July 9, 2020 at Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls South Dakota.  There is a block of sleeping rooms available at the Best Western Ramkota located only 3 minutes and less than a mile from the conference location.   This years conference will include an employer/partner day and a vendor day.  Some of the conference topics include: Numerous topics related to trauma informed practice, STAR refresher, numeracy, GED, TABE, differentiated instruction and more. 

Participant Information

Call for Presenters

South Dakota has great adult education teachers with a plethora of knowledge to share.  If you work in the field of adult education and you would like to provide a breakout session at Summer Summit, we would like to hear from you.  The breakout sessions are 75 minutes and there are normally 3 breakout sessions offered during each time period.  Please complete the Call for Presenters form by April 17, 2020.  Applicants will be notified by May 1, 2020. 

Sponsors and Vendor Information

The South Dakota Association for Lifelong Learning (SDALL) and the South Dakota Department of Labor (SDDLR) invite companies and organizations to represent themselves as exhibitors. Showcase your products and services to professional educators looking for ways to enhance their programs.

Summer Summit promotes quality professional development to a wide audience, including: high school equivalency, English language, community, career, corrections, and Native American educators. In an effort to encourage attendees to visit the exhibits, conference registration, breaks and other scheduled times have been designed so participants have extra time to visit exhibits.

Exhibitors must register as an exhibitor and pay exhibitor fees. Conference space is limited.

Exhibitors will be selected according to a first-come, first served basis. Exhibitor registration and fees must be received by June 1, 2020

If you wish to be included in the conference program, your ad and payment must be submitted by June 1, 2020. Please read all information provided and complete the exhibitor registration form. 

Additional Conference Information