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Family and Consumer Sciences:
Knowledge you can't LIVE without!

Conference Special Guest Speaker

Andrew McPeak

  Andrew is a sought-after millennial communicator who brings a unique generational perspective to audiences.  He is co-author with Dr. Tim Elmore of Marching Off the Map: Inspiring Students to Navigate a Brand New World. He also co-hosts the Leading the Next Generation with Tim Elmore podcast.

    Andrew serves as the Director of Program Excellence at Growing Leaders where he and his team work closely with schools, universities and sports teams on effectively implementing Habitudes as a tool to teach life and leadership skills

OATFACS 2019: Knowledge You Can’t Teach Without

August 1 & 2

Pre-Conference Option – July 31


OATFACS is ready to help you with all the information you need for a great start to the 2019 school year!


Attend conference for all the details on:

  • WebXam testing – Plus Pre-Conference Option includes time to review the tests!
  • ODE’s Quality Program Review and what “Compliance” means for you and your program
  • How to move your FCCLA program forward to meet Program Review Standards
  • Update your tech skills with Hyperdocs and Gamifying or Learn about Video Tutorials
  • Improve teaching and learning through Standards Based Grading
  • Strengthen food courses through hands-on science activities - Pre-Conference Option
  • Plus great concurrent sessions and round table ideas to refresh your lessons


All Family and Consumer Sciences, Education and Training, and Hospitality and Tourism teachers will want to join us for Andrew McPeak, our keynote speaker with invaluable tips on working with Generation Z.

We think his message is so important we’re inviting all administrators to join us for his presentation!


Registration Information:

  Registration includes all general and breakout sessions, breakfast, lunches, and afternoon refreshments.


Online registration closes July 25




Early Registration – ends July 11

OATFACS/Ohio ACTE Member - $300

Non-Member - $400


Registration - after July 11

OATFACS/Ohio ACTE Member - $375

Non-Member - $475


On-Site Registration (on-site payment by check required)

OATFACS/Ohio ACTE Member - $400

Non-Member - $500


FCS Education College Student Registration - $50


Administration: Guest Speaker & Lunch, August 1, 12:00 - 4:15 pm - $50

Andrew McPeak:

Marching Off the Map: Inspiring Students to Navigate a Brand New World

Habitudes: Life Giving Leadership Development


Special Pre-Conference Options: July 31, 2019  1:00 – 4:15 pm

WebXam Information & Test Review - $60

Putting the Science in Family and Consumer Sciences Foods Classes- $100

Hyperdocs and Gamifying Your FCS Classroom - (an advanced technology session) - $100



Pre-Conference Options




NOTE: Please be sure ALL PAYMENTS are sent to The Meeting Connection.




Conference payment is due by Aug. 1


will be considered late after Sept. 1.


 Meeting Connection W-9


Cancellation Policy



Retirement Announcement

Special thanks for your years of service to Ohio students and for promoting the value of Family and Consumer Sciences curriculum throughout your career.

Kaye Zukowski

 Steele High School, Amherst Exempted Village Schools


Pat Prtiz

 Indian Hill H.S., Indian Hill Exempted Village Schools,


Kim Root

Bellevue High School, Bellevue City Schools

EXHIBITOR Information & Registration


August 1-2, 2019

Hilton Columbus at Easton   3900 Chagrin Dr., Columbus, OH 43219



Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Friday, Aug. 2, 2019

 8:30 am – 2:00 pm



Additional Information




Exhibitor Presentation Submission


Shipping to Hilton

Registration opening soon!