PD on your couch. On your time.

The Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit is a FREE online conference for teachers, starting on December 21 and closing on January 8, 2020.


It brings together some of the brightest minds in education to discuss technology, pedagogy and more.

Watch helpful, inspiring videos with top-notch educators. Generate FREE certificates for professional development credits. 


Get your ticket! Sign up for the summit here so you don't miss a thing!

“The Ditch Summit was hands down the best PD for me last year. The great interview skills by Matt Miller combined with the top notch guests made it awesome.”

Laura Steinbrink

Teacher and Tech Coach / Missouri 

The 2019 Ditch Summit speakers ...

Austin Kleon @austinkleon
Author, Writer Who Draws

Jam Gamble @iamjamgamble
Slayer of the Mic

Nate and Angie Ridgway @teachfromridge
College Prof + HS SS Teacher, Authors

Toney Jackson @HeRhymesWithMe
Classroom Superhero w/Poetry Powers

Matt Miller @jmattmiller
Ditch That Textbook

Omar López @OmarLopez0207
Teacher, ADE, M.Ed. in Ed Tech

Jaime Donally @JaimeDonally
AR, VR, Immersive Tech in Education

Karon Weber @KaronWeber
Hacking STEM / Microsoft

Pooja Agarwal Ph.D. and Patrice Bain Ed.S.
Authors, Powerful Teaching

What to expect

Just like a teacher conference.
Wherever and whenever you want.
(Pajamas and couch optional.)

The Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit offers you nine great speakers -- one new video interview released per day.


The videos will be available in December and January: new videos and a library of previous videos. Like any other conference, when it's over, it's over and the videos will disappear.

1

Get your ticket.


Sign up above. Your ticket will get you emails the morning of every new speaker with a link to go watch.

2

Watch the videos.


Speaker videos last anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour. They're practical and inspirational, from hand-picked education leaders.

3

Download the notes.


Each video is accompanied by a PDF notes page summarizing the message. Download the notes, share, and keep them as long as you want.

4

Get PD credits.


When you've completed a presentation, generate a certificate of completion you can submit to your school/district for credit.

Jenn Giffen

York Region, Ontario

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The Ditch Summit helped me connect with other like-minded educators on my own time. The sessions inspired me to make changes in my practice that have improved how I reach and empower my students. Maybe it is time to ditch that traditional conference?!?!

Karly Moura

Concord, CA

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Ditch Summit provides you with powerful professional development while building your personal learning network. Last year I learned a TON and connected with incredible educators all over the globe!

What's the digital summit like?
Relive the 2016 and 2017 summits in sketches!
Click here to view 2016!
Click here to view 2017!

Don't miss it ... Claim your FREE ticket.

Make sure you don't miss out. Take the first step now and get your ticket!

ABOUT DITCH SUMMIT

A free, online virtual conference for educators by educators. Hosted by Ditch That Textbook.

THE DEETS ...

Nine presentations available in December and January. 

#DITCHSUMMIT

Follow along and participate in the fun on Twitter using the #DitchSummit hashtag.

PD in your PJs

Watch the videos wherever and whenever you'd like while the summit is open.