Large and Urban School District Attendee Guide

This year, we’re proud to once again offer programming of particular interest to board members and superintendents from large and urban school districts.

Thursday, November 30

8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

  • Critical Issues: Research from California State University Sacramento Fellows
  • Family Engagement: Keys to Unlocking the Achievement Gap
  • LCFF: Lessons Learned
  • Stand Up for Justice, Stand Together in Partnership: Communicating the Dashboard

10:00 - 11:15 a.m.

  • Assuring Equity and Access Begins with Attendance
  • Community Partnerships That Impact Learning
  • Digitizing Data: A Unified Approach to Engagement, Accountability and the LCAP
  • Do You Know it When You See it? CCSS Math Implementation in K-8
  • Equity in Action: Changing the Culture to Meet the Needs of a Diverse Population
  • Sex Trafficking: It’s in Your Schools
  • The California School Dashboard

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

  • Achieving Equity in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Participation
  • Addressing Social-Emotional Needs of All Students
  • Funding Schools: Fiscal and Political Outlook
  • Promoting STEM Learning and Equity in Policy and Practice
  • Strategies, Action and Policy to Address Teacher Recruitment and Retention
  • The Big Four For a Cause
  • The California English Learner Roadmap: A Vehicle and Vision for Our State
  • Using the LCFF, LCAP, and Dashboard to Support Equity

Friday, December 1

8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

  • Addressing Opportunity Gaps and Providing Equitable Access to a Broad Course of Study
  • Board Self Evaluation: A Tool to Create a Stronger, More Successful Governance Team
  • Lessons From Behind Bars
  • Need More Money for Students? Find Out How to Get It
  • New Ways to Work: Collaborations of Counties & CCEE to Address Equity and Build Capacity

10:00 - 11:15 a.m.

  • Continuous Improvement & Student Equity in the CORE Districts
  • Increasing Foster, Probation and Homeless Youth Graduation Rates
  • Protecting Students Impacted by Immigration Status
  • The California Teacher Shortage: Solutions and Opportunities
  • When Charter School Oversight Becomes Crisis Management: A Case Study in Accountability and School Choice

4:00 - 5:15 p.m.

  • A Real Conversation About Equity
  • A Town Hall Meeting with the California Equity Leadership Alliance
  • Immigration: When National News Lands in Your Neighborhood
  • Implementing Bilingual Education Programs After Proposition 58
  • Oakland: A Safe Haven for Newcomers
  • Trauma-Informed Question to Change Students’ Lives

Saturday, December 2

8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

  • 10 Successful Strategies for Newcomer Students
  • An Adequately Funded Education System: A Vision for the Future
  • Pure Politics: The Political Landscape and Schools
  • Social-Emotional Continuum of Support
  • Transforming School Culture Through California MTSS

To view workshop descriptions, presenters, and other details, search for the session by name here.