Accepting Proposals! - DEADLINE EXTENDED!

The deadline to submit is October 2, 2023

Click here to submit:  Submission Form

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Conference Registration

Registration will open in September 2023. Watch the website and social media for updates.

Session Proposals

The session proposal window is now open! The proposal window will close Monday, September 18, 2023. Acceptance notification will be sent in the first week of October. Make plans to be in Alabaster and submit your proposal before the Sep 18 deadline!

AWLA 2024 Conference-At-A-Glance coming soon!

Conference Location

The 2024 conference will be held at Thompson High School in Alabaster, Alabama, February 16-17, 2024. 

Further Questions?

Can be directed to Lisa Loyd @


  • Pre-Conference Workshops
  • 20-Minute Sessions
  • Opening Plenary
  • Reception & AWLA Member Business Meeting
  • State Chapter Meetings
  • Lunch & Awards
  • Closing Plenary
  • Exhibitors

Exhibit & Advertise

We offer a number of opportunities to exhibit, sponsor, advertise and support Conference 2024.  

Follow this link to learn more and reserve.

Where to Stay

Hotel Information for the exclusive AWLA room rate

Candlewood Suites Alabaster

1004 Balmoral Drive 

Alabaster, Alabama 35007 

To make your reservation, visit Candlewood Suites and use the Group Code: WLA

 You can also call Candlewood Suites @205-620-0188. 

Please note to secure this discounted rate, reservations

must be completed by: February 1st , 2024

2024 Conference Registration Rates

Registration including 1 lunch:

  • $100 Early Bird Members Registration 
  • $125 Early Bird Non-Members Registration 
     Early Bird Deadline: January 15, 2024
  • $125 Members Registration after January 15th
  • $150 Non-Members Registration after January 15th
  • $50 Full-Time Students Registration (Includes 1 year membership)

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