Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center -- only 20 minutes from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

April 25, 2018  / 6:00 p.m.

  • Dinner
  • Opening program: A moderated conversation by Dr. Erica Brown exploring how different stakeholders in the Jewish day school ecosystem approach education

April 26, 2018  / 8:00 a.m. 

  • Breakfast
  • Opening remarks from Manette Mayberg
  • Critical conversations: 3 facilitated discussions about turning ideas into action with guided, individual reflection opportunities
  • Lunch
  • Innovative models: Presentation and critique sessions on innovative educational designs from JEIC 2016 and 2017 Grantees
  • Closing remarks

Following the conclusion of our retreat programming at 4:00 pm, we welcome you to join us for a "moving forward" reception until 6:30 p.m.

By invitation only; non-transferable. This is a non-solicitation event. Dietary laws observed.

We look forward to having you join us at our Innovators Retreat. Please complete the short registration form below. If you have questions about IR18, please email 

Name *
Will you be joining us for the dinner and opening program at 6:00 p.m. on April 25?
Will you be joining us for the "moving forward" reception on April 26 from 5:00-6:30 p.m.?

We have a room block under the Mayberg Foundation/JEIC Innovators Retreat at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. To reserve a room, please contact the hotel at 301-965-4000, or make your reservation online on this customized group site. If you have questions about accommodations, please email