Save the Date for our Annual Winter Educators Conference 2023

Engage, Motivate, Succeed!

Iditarod 2023 Winter Educators Conference

February 28 – March 3, 2023 in Anchorage, Alaska

Join us for 3 1/2 days of  professional development like no other.  Fill your sled with the gear you need to engage and motivate your students to success – Iditarod style!  You will get ideas, lessons, and materials that complement your required curriculum and add extra excitement about learning into your classroom.

Included in your conference fee:

  • 2 full days of sessions from Iditarod educators, mushers, authors, Iditarod staff, and our 2023 Teacher on the Trail™️
  • Field Trip Day: A scenic chartered bus ride  to Iditarod headquarters in Wasilla, AK to observe pre-race vet checks first hand and then to Big Lake and Martin Buser’s Happy Trails Kennels! Lunch is provided.
  • Musher Banquet ticket
  • Friday Iditarod “Behind the Scenes” speakers.  Hear first-hand experiences and information from race officials, pilots, and Iditarod staff.
  • Optional I.C.E. add-on Friday afternoon:  Become a certified Iditarod educator.  Learn more here:  Become an Iditarod Certified Educator

Registration will open soon with pricing and location.

If you would like to be on the conference information email list, please send a message to Jane Holmes, Director of Education at