Energy Bus Schools Conference

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Energy Bus Schools Conference

Join us and educators from around the country for a 1-day Energy Bus for Schools Conference where you’ll discover strategies to create and sustain a positive school culture, energize your teachers, and impact your students.

You’ll learn directly from bestselling author Jon Gordon, Dr. Jim Van Allan and other top speakers and educators with keynotes and workshops throughout the day.



  • School Administrators Superintendents, Principals, Leadership
  • Teachers
  • Staff
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Everything You Will Take Home

Be inspired by a variety of speakers and engage in hands-on sessions for building a positive school culture.

17X best-selling author and The Energy Bus for Schools co-founder Jon Gordon, will kick-off the day. His exciting keynote will set the tone for the conference.

You will then go through 3 break-out sessions:

  • Session 1: Driving Positive Change - Techniques to boost student participation and tips for creating a vibrant learning environment.
  • Session 2: Elevating Education For Academic Excellence - How to infuse positivity into teaching practices to enhance academic performance and student well-being.
  • Session 3: A Culture of True Connection - How to foster true relationships within your school community, ensuring everyone feels valued and connected.

After a refreshing lunch, Dr. Jim Van Allan will lead an Energy Bus for Schools Workshop.

You'll collaborate with other educators to develop a personalized 7-step plan, tailor-made to bring The Energy Bus principles to life on your campus.

This is a plan that you can use right away and for years to come.

Prepare to be inspired, energized, and equipped with tools that will make a lasting impact on your students and administrators!


Jon Gordon

Bestselling Author, Speaker, Founder - Energy Bus for Schools

Jon Gordon is one of the most influential and sought after leadership authors and speakers today. He’s a consultant to numerous leaders, CEO’s, NFL, NBA, and MLB Coaches, championship teams and high performers and an inspirational teacher who has helped millions of people have a more positive mindset.

He is the author of 28 books including 15 best sellers and 5 children’s books. His books include the timeless classic The Energy Bus which has sold over 3 million copies, The Carpenter which was a top 5 business book of the year, Training Camp, The Power of Positive Leadership, and The Power of a Positive Team. Jon’s latest book, The One Truth has been called profound, revolutionary and life changing.

Dr. Jim Van Allan

President of Energy Bus for Schools

Dr. Jim Van Allan is President of The Energy Bus for Schools. He runs The Energy Bus for Schools program which gives schools the blueprint and framework to create a positive school culture. He coaches school leaders and superintendents on mindset, teamwork, communication, and culture-building. Additionally, Jim speaks to schools and districts across the country with keynotes, trainings, workshops, and student assemblies. He is the co-author of the book, The Energy Bus for Schools, with Jon Gordon.

He holds a Ph.D. in Education Leadership where he studied the impact of The Energy Bus for Schools curriculum on a model school. He speaks to schools and districts across the country.

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Registration opens
Kick-off for the Day
8:45AM - 10:00AM
Jon Gordon Keynote - Creating a Positive School Culture
10:00AM - 10:15AM
10:15AM - 10:45AM
Session 1: Driving Positive Change with Student Engagement
10:50AM - 11:20AM
Session 2: Elevating Education: Fostering a Positive School Culture for Academic Excellence
11:25AM - 11:55AM
Session 3: Creating a Culture of Connection
12:00PM - 12:45PM
Lunch On Site (VIP Participants Lunch with Jon Gordon)
12:45PM - 2:00PM
Energy Bus for Schools Workshop: Building your 7-step plan for a positive school culture
2:00PM - 2:15PM
2:15PM - 4:00PM
Structured Energy Bus for Schools Networking Session
2:15PM - 6:00PM
Energy Bus for Schools Certified Trainer Session (Registration Only)
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