OCTELA 2019 Spring Conference

Lighting the Fire: Inspiring Creativity in Teaching and Learning

March 1 & March 2, 2019

DoubleTree Worthington

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Registration for the 2019 conference is now open and closes February 8, 2019! Registrations after this date will incur a $25 late registration fee. Online registrations for districts paying with Purchase Orders – Coming Soon!

Please note the following before making your selection:

Online Registration: Online registration is available for both the full conference and for single day attendees. Online registration is paid through PayPal. Please note that you may complete payment without creating a PayPal account. Choose the “Pay with Debit or Credit Card” option. 

For University Professors: We have preset registration for those bringing 5-10 students. Please list and fill out the students attending and we will contact them to update membership information.

For School Districts Bring 5 or more teachers: We have preset registration for those bringing 5-10 teachers. If you are bringing 10 or more teachers to the conference, please email Carol Ann Hart at 

For School Districts Paying with a Purchase Order: If you are paying with a PO, you MUST use the 2019 Conference Registration form for each teacher. We do not currently offer online registration for districts paying by PO.

UPDATE: Online registration for Purchase Orders is coming soon!

For Presenters: Presenters will receive a discounted rate of $199 (two-day) or $124 (single-day) for the conference. Registration information will be sent to presenters upon notification of acceptance of the proposal. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Baker at

Refund Policy: Requests for refunds must be made by February 8, 2019.  There will be a $30 processing fee for all cancellations.

Have a registration question? Check our FAQ page or contact our registrar at

  Full Friday Saturday
Standard Registration $244 $159 $159
Presenter Registration $224 $149 $149
District Registration
*Bringing five or more teachers.
$224 $149 $149
Professor Registration
*Bringing five or more students.
$224 $149 $149
Undergraduate Registration $134 $109 $109
Trustee Registration $124 $0 $124

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