Professional Experiences

Neil_GuptaDr. Neil Gupta has presented at the state, national, and international levels in the areas of educational leadership, coaching, design thinking, and leading transformational schools.  Below is a list of upcoming presentations as well as previous ones.

If you would like to contact Dr. Gupta to speak at a conference, workshop, or at your school, please contact him at: neil.gupta@FartherTogether.org

Upcoming Presentations

ASCD Leadership Summit on Educator Mental Health & Wellness, January 2021 – “Swimming or Sinking? Navigating the Waters of Mental Health and Well-Being for Yourself and Colleagues” (Virtual Conference)

ASCD Empower, June 2021 – “Leading Farther Together: Implementing Collaborative Structures and Strategies for Team Success” (Virtual Conference)

Teach Better Conference 2020, Fall 2020 – Featured Speaker (Akron, Ohio)

Previous Presentations

2020-2021

Camp Lead On, December 2020 – “Empowering Staff to be School Leaders” (Virtual Conference)

Illinois ASCD Social-Emotional Learning Summit, July 2020 – “Isolation vs. Integration: Authentic SEL in the Classroom” (Chicago, Illinois)

Teach Better Conference 2020, Fall 2020 – Featured Speaker (Akron, Ohio)

2019-2020

ASCD Empower Conference, Spring 2020 – “Asking the Right Questions for Success” (Los Angeles, California) – Cancelled

Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators Fall Conference, Fall 2019 – “Asking the Right Questions for Success” (Columbus, Ohio)

ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership, Fall 2019 – “Creating a Culture of Empathy for the Whole Child” (National Harbor, Maryland)

2018-2019

Ohio Head Start Association, Spring 2019 – “Applying Design Thinking Principles to Promote Success” (Columbus, Ohio)

National ASCD Conference, Spring 2019 – “Engaging Staff Through Connected Learning” and “Creating a District Culture that Empowers Students to Change World”(Chicago, Illinois)

ECET2 Southeast Ohio Conference, Winter 2019 – Keynote Speaker “Elevating Your Senses to Celebrate Life” and “Leading Through Design Thinking Principles for Success” (Southeast, Ohio)

2017-2018

National AMLE Conference, Fall 2018  – “Leading Through Design Thinking Principles for Success” and”Transformational Schools Need Transformational Leaders”(Orlando, Florida)

AMLE Institute for Middle Level Leadership, Summer 2018 (Hilton Head, South Carolina)

National ASCD Conference, Spring 2018 – “Coaching Up Leaders” (Boston, Massachusetts)

National ASCD Conference, Spring 2018 – “Leading Through Design Thinking Principles for Success” (Boston, Massachusetts)

Learning Forward Conference, Winter 2017 – “Building Community to Learn Forward” (Orlando, Florida)

Ohio Middle Level State Conference, Fall 2017 – “Leading Transformational Schools” (Columbus, Ohio)

Middle School/High School Principal Leadership Collaborative, Fall 2017 – “Coaching Up Leaders” (Muskingum Valley ESC, Ohio)

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center, Fall 2017 – “Implementing Depth of Knowledge in Your Classroom” (Bellefontaine, Ohio)

Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators, Fall 2017 – “Empathy and Implicit Bias” (Columbus, Ohio)

Middle School/High School Principal Leadership Collaborative, Fall 2017 – “Transformational Schools Need Transformational Leaders” (Muskingum Valley ESC, Ohio)

2016-2017

Battelle for Kids Conference, Summer 2017 – “Leading Transformational Schools” (Columbus, Ohio)

Teach to Lead Conference, Spring 2017 – “Cultivating a Culture of Innovation” (Columbus, Ohio)

National ASCD Conference, Spring 2017 – “Leading Transformational Schools” (Anaheim, California)

Battelle for Kids Conference, Fall 2016 – “Coaching Up Leaders” (Columbus, Ohio)

Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators Leadership Seminar, Fall 2016 – “Leading Transformational Schools” (Columbus, Ohio)

Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators State Conference, Fall 2016 – “Leading Through Design Thinking Principles for Success” (Columbus, Ohio)

Ohio Middle Level Association State Conference, Fall 2016 – “Coaching Up Leaders” (Cincinnati, Ohio)

Innovative Learning Environments Conference, Summer 2016 – Transformational Schools Need Transformational Leaders (Hilliard, Ohio)

Hillsdale Local Schools, Fall 2016 – Setting Objectives and Providing Feedback (Mansfield, Ohio)

Columbus PAR, Fall 2016 – Coaching Up Leaders (Columbus, Ohio)

Crowdstruction Conference, Summer 2016 -Transformational Schools Need Transformational Leaders; Coaching Up Leaders (Dayton, Ohio)

Council of Chief State School Officers National Conference, Summer 2016 – Right Sizing Assessment: A Set of Tools and a Process Moving States and Districts Toward High Quality, Coherent, and Meaningful Assessment Systems” (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators Instructional Leadership Conference, Summer 2016 – Coaching and Putting It All Together (Columbus, Ohio)

Battelle for Kids Connect for Success, Summer 2016 – Coaching Up Leaders (Columbus, Ohio)

2015-2016

ACT Government 2016 Summit, Spring 2016 – Keynote Speaker “Leading Transformational Schools” (Canberra, Australia)

America Achieves, Spring 2016 – “Too Many Tests: Helping Districts Evaluate and Reduce Their Current Testing Regime” (Nashville, Tennessee)

Student Achievement Partners, Spring 2016 – “Developing a Culture of Empathy” (Denver, Colorado)

Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators Fall Conference, Fall 2015 – “Coaching Up Leaders” (Columbus, Ohio)

Ohio School Boards Association Capital Conference, Fall 2015 – “Achieving More with an Assessment Inventory” (Columbus, Ohio)