Summit 2018





Silverback Summit 2018

  • Monday, June 18 – Summit ’18 Pre-Conference begins at 12:00 PM
  • Tuesday, June 19 – Summit ’18 begins at 7:00 AM
  • Wednesday, June 20 – Summit ’18 concludes at 2:30 PM


Boise Centre on the Grove
Boise, Idaho

  • Celebrate your successes
  • Connect with educators who care passionately about their students
  • Experience meaningful learning through deep dives and interactive workshops
  • Build on ideas and practices to support deeper learning

Participants will have the opportunity to celebrate reaching new levels of excellence in education with other educators, field experts, and personalized learning enthusiasts while experiencing meaningful professional growth through deep dives and interactive workshops. Key sessions will focus on best-practice, strategies for implementation and use, and key insights on impacting instructional effectiveness and student achievement during our annual two and a half day conference.

Join us beginning Monday, June 18, at 12:00 PM for a half-day of pre-conference sessions delivering in-depth training in different product areas. Create the foundation for your Summit ’18 experience on Monday!

  • Conference passes include 2 1/2 full days of sessions, roundtables, panel discussions, and opportunities for 1-1 training in the Silverback Lab.
  • Tuesday includes breakfast, lunch and a cocktail reception with partner vendors,  live music, an open bar, and delicious hors-d’oeuvres.
  • Wednesday includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks.
  • The conference ends mid-afternoon on Wednesday to make it easy to catch flights home.
  • Dinner is always on your own.

Need a little inspiration? A reason to join us this June? Look here!

Reaching new levels of excellence from Silverback Learning Solutions on Vimeo.



Register Here


Call for Presentations

Consider being a presenter at this year’s conference. Accepted presenters will receive free admission to Summit ’18. Submit session proposals on Teacher Vitae, Mileposts, and edifyAssess.

Submit Presentation


‘Rilla Award Winners

Inspiration in
Leadership and

Congratulations to:

Camas County

Congratulation to:

K-12 Principal:


Milepost usage increased from 50%-400%


Congratulations to Superintendent:


Creating over 400 functional student assessments with edifyAssess!


Congratulations to Superintendent:


Middleton continues to be a Silverback National SUPERUSER of Teacher Vitae evaluations!


Receive Professional Development Credit

Attend Summit ’18 and receive PD credit through NNU. You must attend 15 hours of the conference to receive credit.

 Register for PD Credit



Hotel Information

We have contracted with several Boise hotels to get you the best rates possible. Contact the hotels below to reserve your rooms and note the Reservation Deadline for each hotel. This is the date the room blocks will be released to the public, therefore, it is important to make room reservations prior to that date. Rooms sell out quickly, so don’t delay!

The Grove Hotel

Rate $159, double occupancy.  (Additional charge of $15 per person for triple or quad occupancy) 
Rooms Reserved Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Phone Number (208) 333-8000
Amenities Complimentary Wi-fi, Indoor Pool, Spa, and Fitness Center, Free Airport Shuttle, Boise Centre is next door
Reservation Deadline May 18, 2017

Hyatt Place

Rate $149 (Additional charge of $10 per person for triple or quad occupancy)
Rooms Reserved Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Phone Number 800-993-4805
Amenities Complimentary Wi-Fi, Free Hot Breakfast, Outdoor Pool, 8 min. walk to Boise Centre, Free Airport/local shuttle, Non-smoking hotel
Reservation Deadline May 18, 2018

The Hampton Inn

Rate $136 Standard King or 2 Queens
Rooms Reserved Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Phone Number (208) 331-1900
Amenities Hot Breakfast Buffet, Free Wi-Fi, Indoor Pool,  Free Airport Shuttle, Fitness Center, Non-smoking hotel
Reservation Deadline May 29, 2018


Information Hub ’18

This year the Information Hub will take place on Tuesday, June 19th, from 4-6 PM, alongside a cocktail reception following the first full day of our conference. Please join us for appetizers,  cocktails, and conversation (each attendee will receive 2 complimentary drink tickets in their Summit ’18 bag at registration) and meet our partners in education innovation before you head out for dinner on your own.

Information Hub Exhibitors: