Event Details

2013 Annual COSA Conference, June 19-21, 2013, Seaside

Jun 19, 2013 08:00am - Jun 21, 2013 03:00pm
(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada), Tijuana

Event Type: Conference
Category: Conference

Description

Special Education Pre-Conference - June 19, 2013
Seaside Convention Center

  

Featured Pre-Conference Keynote Speakers:

 

Thomas Armstrong, Ph.D., Executive Director, American Institute for Learning and Human Development - Thomas's Bio

"Neurodiversity in the Classroom:  Strength-Based Strategies to Help Students with Special Needs Achieve Success in School and Life"

 

Andrea Hungerford, Attorney, The Hungerford Law Firm, LLP - Andrea's Bio

"2013: Hot Topics In Special Education"


Pre-Conference Schedule

 

7:15 to 8:00......... Pre-Conference Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:00 to 9:15......... First General Session:  Thomas Armstrong, Ph.D.

9:15 to 9:25......... Break

9:25 to 10:40....... Breakouts Sessions: Round I

10:40 to 10:50...... Break

10:50 to 12:05...... Breakouts Sessions: Round II

12:00 to 6:30....... Early Registration for Main Conference

12:05 to 12:50...... Lunch / Book Signing with Dr. Thomas Armstrong

12:50 to 2:05....... Breakouts Sessions: Round III

2:05 to 2:15......... Break

2:15 to 3:30......... Second General Session: Andrea Hungerford

3:30................... Adjourn Pre-Conference

 

Click here to view the pre-conference schedule complete with breakout session descriptions and speakers.


Technology Pre-Conference - June 19, 2013
Seaside Convention Center

Presented by Apple Education

 

"Using iPads for Leading and Learning" For interested school and central office administrators.

 

Technology Pre-Conference Schedule

8:30 to 3:00.... Using iPads for Leading and Learning

Speakers: Pete Vraspir. Education Development Executive, Apple Inc.

Frank Callaham, Education Development Executive, Apple Inc.

Scott Elias, Ph.D. Education Development Executive, Apple Inc.

Joe Morelock, Director, Innovation and Curriculum, Canby SD

8:30 to 10:00.. Mobility and Pedagogy with iPad

10:00 to 10:15. Break

10:15 to 11:45. Leading and Content with iPad

11:45 to 12:45. Lunch

12:45 to 1:30.. Creating Personalized Content

1:30 to 1:45.... Break

1:45 to 2:45.... Content Delivery and Productivity

2:45 to 3:00   Q&A/Close

 


"Raising the Bar - Closing the Gap"

Annual Seaside Conference - June 20-21, 2013
Seaside Convention Center

       

Featured Keynote Speakers:

 

Ken O’Connor, Educational ConsultantKen’s Bio

Nationally recognized speaker on grading, the “Grade Doctor” will address grading and current HB 2220.

 

John Couch, Vice President of Education, Apple, Inc.John’s Bio

“Creating the Future: Connecting Students to Drive Learning”

 

Julian Vasquez Heilig, Assistant Professor of Educational Policy and Planning at the University of Texas at Austin - Julian's Bio

Education Reform: Closing the Gap

Cloaking Inequity named one of Top 100 education blogs in the world. http://teach.com/teach100

 

Rob Saxton, Deputy Superintendent, Oregon Department of Education

"Investing in Students and Teachers - Now, and for the Future"

 

Nancy Hungerford, Attorney, The Hungerford Law Firm, LLP - Nancy's Bio

“Hot Topics In Oregon Education”

 


Main Conference Schedule

Thursday, June 20 - Main Conference

7:00 to 8:00......... Registration / Exhibits Open / Continental Breakfast

8:00 to 9:45......... First General Session/Awards - John Couch

9:45 to 10:15....... Break / Visit Exhibits / Bookstore

10:15 to 11:30...... Breakouts - Round I

11:30 to 12:45...... Lunch (on your own)

12:45 to 2:00....... Second General Session/Awards - Ken O'Connor

2:00 to 2:15......... Break / Visit Exhibits / Bookstore

2:15 to 3:30......... Breakouts - Round II

3:30 to 3:45......... Break / Visit Exhibits / Bookstore

3:45 to 5:00......... Breakouts - Round III

5:30 to 7:00......... Family Fun Night...Fun Family Activities...Everyone Welcome!

 

Friday, June 21 - Main Conference

7:00 to 9:15......... Continental Breakfast / Visit Exhibits

8:00 to 9:00......... Breakouts - Round IV

9:00 to 9:15......... Break / Visit Exhibits

9:15 to 10:45....... Third General Session/Awards - Julian Vasquez Heilig

Swearing in of 2013-14 Department Presidents

10:45 to 11:00...... Break / Visit Exhibits

11:00 to 12:15.......Fourth General Session - Rob Saxton

12:15to 1:00........ OACOA Executive Committee Meeting/Luncheon

1:00 to 2:45..........Fifth General Session - Strategic Investments: HB 3232-3233

 

 


 

Click here to download the full conference program.

 

Click here to download keynote and breakout session materials.  Materials will be posted as they come in.

 


    

NAESP National Mentor Training and Certification Program running in conjunction with the 2013 Annual COSA Seaside Conference.

Featured Trainer: Tina Acker, Principal, Vernon Elementary/COSA Board/President-Elect

Training:

  • Location - Rivertide Suites, 3rd Floor
  • June 19, 2013 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • June 20, 21, 2013 Sessions aligned with the COSA Annual Conference Schedule
  • August 2013 – May 2014 - Nine Month Internship

Each participant will also engage in a nine month internship. During this time they will mentor a new principal assigned by the school district under the direction of a NAESP Coach to hone their mentoring skills. Each participant will be awarded NAESP National Mentor Certification.

 


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Golf Tournament

  • Click here to register for the 2013 COSA Classic Golf Tournament.

 


Early registration ends on Jan 16, 2013.
Regular registration starts on Jan 17, 2013 and ends on Aug 31, 2013.
Late registration starts on Sep 01, 2013.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).
 

Registration Fees
Fee TypeMember FeeNon-Member Fee
 Special Education and Administrators Pre-Conference, (June 19, 2013)
Early: $99.00$99.00
Regular: $99.00$99.00
Late: $99.00$99.00
 Technology Pre-Conference Registration (June 19, 2013)
Early: $99.00$99.00
Regular: $99.00$99.00
Late: $99.00$99.00
 Three-Day Registration with Pre-Conference, (June 19-21, 2013)
Early: $189.00$289.00
Regular: $189.00$289.00
Late: $189.00$289.00
 Two-Day Registration, (June 20-21, 2013)
Early: $159.00$259.00
Regular: $159.00$259.00
Late: $159.00$259.00
 2-Day Retiree Registration, (June 20-21, 2013)
Early: $0.00$0.00
Regular: $0.00$0.00
Late: $0.00$0.00