TEPF TEI 2018 Logistics


event location

Renaissance Arts Hotel New Orleans

700 Tchoupitoulas Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

May 7-9, 2018

hotel & accommodations

Renaissance Arts Hotel New Orleans

700 Tchoupitoulas Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

To Reserve a Room:

  • For your convenience, we have reserved a block of rooms for a reduced rate of $215 per night from Sunday, May 6th - Wednesday., May 9th. To reserve a room:
    • Online: Reserve your room online directly under the TeacherSquared room block.
    • Phone: Use the following phone numbers to make a reservation under our block via phone. 
      • Toll Free: 1-877-622-3056
      • Local Phone: 1-877-622-3056
  • Note: This reduced room block rate will expire on April 9th, 2018.

New Orleans Attractions

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Come a few days early and enjoy New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival! Visit www.nojazzfest.com for more information. 

Additional Attractions

Check out the New Orleans Official Online Guide for other attractions in the area. 


Will I need a laptop at the Institute?

This year's Institute will be mostly paperless, so please do bring a laptop, charger, and headphones. We will be relying heavily upon Google Docs during many of the sessions, so please make sure your device has wireless capability.

What is the dress code?

The dress code is relaxed business, to include jeans. 

Will food be provided?

Full, hot breakfast and lunch will be provided each day of the Institute, along with coffee/tea and snacks throughout the day. We will also provide a list of local restaurants for dinner options! If you have any special dietary needs, please be sure to let us know on the pre-event survey.

Will I need to rent a car?

If you are staying at the Renaissance Arts Hotel, you will not need a car to attend the event.


For additional information or questions, please contact teachersquared@relay.edu.


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