Cofounder, Executive Director & Lang. Arts Teacher at the Ron Clark Academy

Thursday, November 16th  6 pm – 8pm

Broken Arrow Performing Arts Center

Tickets are only $15 and include a FREE T-shirt (if purchased by Nov. 6th) & a copy of Relate, Then Educate e-book

What is
Teachers Night Out?

It’s very simple. We love you teachers, we value what you do for your community, and we want to show you how much we care. That’s it, there’s no other motive but to give something back to you for all that you do for our kids. 

You can expect to be entertained, challenged, encouraged, and to feel a part of the larger educational community in Tulsa. We will have several speakers in the first hour and our keynote will bring it home for the last hour. We want you to be a part of our night out with teachers! 

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Meet Kim Bearden.

Kim Bearden is the cofounder, executive director, and language arts teacher at the highly acclaimed Ron Clark Academy, an innovative middle school and educator-training facility in Atlanta. Over the past thirty-four years, Kim has been a teacher, instructional lead teacher, curriculum director, school-board member, staff-development trainer, and middle-school principal.

Kim is a bestselling author of three books: Crash Course: The Life Lessons My Students Taught Me; Talk to Me: Find the Right Words to Inspire, Encourage, and Get Things Done; and her newest book, Fight Song: Six Steps to Passion, Power, Peace, and Purpose.

Kim has spoken at hundreds of in-person events across the country as well as in South Africa, London, and China. Additionally, she is a sought-after virtual speaker and trainer. Her newest virtual course is available through Premiere University.

Also featuring Michael Mayo.

Prepare to be captivated and transported into the realm of the extraordinary as you embark on an unforgettable journey with the one and only Michael Mayo, the charismatic and hilarious master of hypnotism. Michael Mayo, Comedy Hypnotist, has performed across the country for schools, businesses, churches, festivals, and more. Are you ready to experience it firsthand? Brace yourself for an evening of wonder with Michael Mayo!

Michael is also a twenty-five-year veteran educator who worked as a Service Careers Instructor with special needs students in Oklahoma. He has dedicated himself to assisting his students to learn a trade and find long-term employment. So fear not, teachers! Michael knows what it’s like to be a teacher and wants you to know there won’t be any embarrassing skits or inappropriate material.

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Every Teachers Night Out ticket will include a Relate Then Educate graphic t-shirt for 2023. We can only make one, though. Vote for your favorite design by clicking below. We want to hear your voices! 

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