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2018 Partners in Education Conference

The Partners in Education Conference (PIE) will be held Feb. 5–Feb. 8, 2018. Feb. 5 will be a pre-conference day and the main conference dates will be Feb. 6–Feb. 8. The PIE conference, which focuses on instruction and best practices for all students, will be held at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville. Information regarding conference programming and hotel accommodations will be posted here as it becomes available. Be sure to mark your calendars. We look forward to seeing you!

Register online

Early bird registration is $85 and ends on Dec. 31.

Late registration is $110 and is from Jan. 1–29.

Pre-conference is free with conference registration.

The themes of this year’s PIE Conference include: RTI2 and RTI2 behavior (RTI2-B), early childhood, secondary transition and intervention, special education: a continuum of service, consolidated planning and monitoring, increasing access to core instruction, English learner instruction and intervention, and early literacy. You can submit a proposal on one or more of these themes by completing the online form by Oct. 13.

Note: Many hotels will not remove tax from a bill unless a tax exemption form is presented at check in and it matches the form of payment. Call your hotel if you have concerns.

Courtyard Nashville Downtown - Sold Out

Cut off: 1/9/18

Rate: $215

Book via above web link. There is no group code required.

Amenities: $34 per day valet parking. Complimentary Internet, fitness center. Onsite restaurant.

Hampton Inn - Sold Out

Cut off: 12/21/17

Rate: $239

Book via above web link and enter group code D18.

Amenities: $35 per day valet parking only. Luxurious guest rooms and suites, all equipped with microwaves and refrigerators and other standard amenities. Deluxe Complimentary breakfast bar. Coffee Station and Whole Fruit available in the lobby daily. Complimentary wireless internet access throughout the hotel. State of the art cardiovascular fitness center. Complimentary 24-hour business center with no charge for incoming/outgoing faxes. Indoor pool & Jacuzzi.

Holiday Inn Express Nashville Downtown - Sold Out

Cut off: 1/4/18

Rate: $204

Book via above web link. There is no group code required.

Amenities: $32 per day parking Complimentary shuttle to local attractions on lower Broadway. Complimentary full breakfast buffet. Complimentary high speed, wireless internet. Onsite State of the Art Fitness Facility and swimming pool located on the first floor. Complimentary business center located in the 1st floor lobby. Refrigerators and microwaves in rooms.

Hyatt Place Downtown - Sold Out

Cut off: 1/6/18

Rate: $229

Book via above web link and enter group code G-PE28.

Amenities: $32 per day self-park, $35 per day valet parking. Complimentary breakfast and internet. Newest hotel in Downtown Nashville. Coffee to Cocktails Bar open daily. Complimentary 24-hour Stay Fit® fitness center with Life Fitness® cardio equipment. Indoor swimming pool.

Millennium Maxwell House Hotel - Sold Out

Cut off: 1/5/18

Rate: $161

Book via above web link and enter group code 1802TNDOED

Book by phone: Contact the hotel toll free at (800) 457-4460

Amenities: Free parking. Complimentary shuttle to downtown Nashville and the Music City Center. Complimentary internet and airport transportation. Onsite restaurant. Outdoor pool, business center, fitness center.

Sheraton Nashville Downtown - Sold Out

Cut off: 1/10/18

Rate: $239

Book via above web link and enter group code TN Dept of Edu-Partners 2018.

Amenities: $35 per day self-park, $39 per day valet parking. Onsite restaurant, business center, fitness center, and indoor swimming pool. Free internet in public areas. All non-smoking rooms.

Please contact TNPIEConference@utk.edu with any questions. 

Partners in Education: General Education, Special Education, English Learners, Parents, Early Childhood, Career and Technical Education, Title I, Outside Agencies