A conference to engage, empower and inspire teachers hosted by WJCT & Community First Credit Union.


Due to Hurricane Matthew, the TEACH Conference, hosted by WJCT and Community First Credit Union of Florida, is being rescheduled for Saturday, September 16, 2017. Both keynote speakers have been rescheduled and tickets that have been purchased will be honored as well as sponsorships for the new conference date. If you have an questions about sponsorships, contact Donna Starratt at (904) 358-6367 or dstarratt@wjct.org. For questions about breakout sessions, please contact Circe LeNoble at (904) 358-6329 or clenoble@wjct.org. Thank you!

Can I book a room at the Hyatt for the event?

Absolutely! The Hyatt has sectioned off a block of rooms specifically for any attendees who would like to book a room or rooms. Simply click here for details and rates.

What time does registration begin?

Registration begins at 7:30am. Click here to see the rest of the day’s schedule.

When will I receive my tickets in the mail?

Tickets will be mailed out up until the Friday before the event (September 30, 2016). If you purchase your ticket after that date, you ticket will be at Will Call. If you have questions about your tickets, call 904-358-6329.

Is the event handicapped accessible?

The Hyatt Regency Jacksonville is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and continues to search for ways to better accommodate all visitors. The building is designed with wheelchair ramps, automatic doors, passenger elevators and handicap-accessible restroom facilities.

What is the menu for lunch? I have a dietary restriction – will you be able to accommodate me?

The menu has not been decided. However, there will be a options available for those with dietary restrictions. When you purchase your ticket, indicate your dietary needs in the notes box.

Is seating assigned during the breakfast, lunch, and keynote speakers?

Reserved seating for the Grand Ballroom is only available by purchasing a Corporate Table. Seating for the breakout sessions are on a first come, first serve basis.

Do I need to stay for the whole day? Can I leave early if I need to?

You may leave early although the gift drawings will occur at the end of the day, and you must be present to win.

How many sessions can I attend?

There are two breakout sessions, however, you are welcome to attend as many presentations as you wish.

Is parking included? If not, how much does it cost?

Parking is not included. There are three parking options for the day of TEACH. There is free meter parking on the streets around the Hyatt. The Hyatt garage is $5 per vehicle.

What should I wear?

Dress is business casual. Please note that some meeting rooms may be cold, so be sure to bring a sweater or light jacket.

If I am on the waiting list, when will I know if there are tickets available?

We will contact you if any spots become available.