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Attendee Logistics


The Leading Schools Summer Summit 2017 will take place at:

One Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135

Check out the WGBH link for detailed directions.

Parking Instructions From WGBH

We would prefer that those attending fill our visitors lot before accessing the parking garage. However, if the lot is full please use the 15 Guest Street Parking Garage. If you do park in the garage, please pull a ticket when you enter the garage and bring it into the building with you so it can be validated at security before you leave.

Washburn Commons on the Brattle Campus of Lesley University
99 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Check out the Brattle Campus link for detailed directions.

During the summit we will be taking public transportation to get to some of our offsite excursions.


Hotel with Group Rate:

Sheraton Commander
16 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
[$279 until block filled. You can also ask for a “Lesley University” discount and see if that rate is better. - 1 block from the summit location]

Porter Square Hotel
1924 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02140

Petite Double Twin - $189.00/night plus 14.45% taxes per night
Deluxe Queen - $229.00/night plus 14.45% taxes per night
[The guests will contact the hotel directly to make their reservations identifying the “NCS17” and must guarantee their reservations with a credit card. Any last minute cancellations, no shows, or early departures will be charged to the guest. 1/2 mile w/ a good sidewalk from the summit location]

Harvard Square Hotel
110 Mt Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

[$299 - .3 miles with good sidewalks from the summit location.]


Participants will be provided with one dinner, two lunches and two continental breakfasts at the summit.

Additional dining can be found throughout the surrounding Harvard Square area.