Event Details

2013 OACOA/OASE Conference, February 1-2, 2013

Feb 01, 2013 8:00am - Feb 02, 2013 12:00pm
Event Type: Conference

Description
  • Creating Continuous Improvement

 

This year’s annual conference for superintendents, central office administrators and business managers will be timely and allow for a great learning to take place.  Nationally recognized speakers David Conley and Jon Saphier will focus on school improvement and the essential factors that will drive the decisions to reach 40-40-20 goals.  Valuable breakout sessions on the most current topics will also be featured.

       

Featuring:

Dr. David Conley, Founder and CEO, Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC) - Click here for David's bio.

David's most recent publication: Does Common Mean the Same?  Implementing State Standards and Assessments Equitably and Fairly

Dr. Jon Saphier, Founder and President, Research for Better Teaching, Inc. - Click here of Jon's bio.

Click here for Jon's article: Supervising Principals: How Superintendents Can Improve Teaching and Learning in the Classroom

Jon's recommended books:

 

Nancy Hungerford, Attorney, The Hungerford Law Firm, LLC - Click here for Nancy's bio

There are important considerations for school leaders to weigh when developing and finalizing the requirements of the SB 290 requirements.  The implications of bargaining, evaluations and the nonrenewal process are important to understand as districts move forward.  Additional Hot Topics will be presented by Nancy and selected Superintendents.

 

 


Breakout Session Topics:

  • District and School Implementation (Jon Saphier)
  • Implementing College and Career Readiness in Salem-Keizer Schools (Salam Noor)
  • Comprehensive Assessment Planning (Heidi Sipe)
  • Legislative Update (Chuck Bennet)
  • Achievement Compact Update (Whitney Grubbs)
  • OEIB Update (Nancy Golden, Yvonne Curtis, Whitney Grubbs, Mark Mulvihill)
  • Oregon Education Association (Aeylin Summers, Deborah Barnes, Erin Whitlock, Linday Capps)
  • SB 290 – Evaluation Best Practice (Nancy Hungerford)
  • New State Report Card (Sandy Husk, Kevin Ricker)
  • Transformation of Learning with Apple (Pete Vraspir)
  • The ELL Challenge (Steve Larson)
  • Developing a Collective Voice for Special Education Programs (Andrea Hungerford)
  • Career Leadership Development Opportunities (Cheryl Brown)
  • Testing and Teacher Evaluation: A Consumer's Guide (John Cronin)


 

Thursday Scheduled Events:

  • OACOA/OASE Board Meetings
  • Off-the-Record Meeting
  • OSSA Board and Membership Meetings
  • Presidents Reception – Everyone welcome!

 

Friday Scheduled Events:

 

Saturday Scheduled Events:

  • Nancy Hungerford Workshop
  • OACOA Seminar Series

 

OACOA Seminar Series – Saturday, February 2, 2013 – 8:00 to 2:00

 

This is the second of a three part seminar series held this year to serve central office leaders that deal with the implementation of several initiatives.  The discussion sharing format will feature topics such as:

  • CCSS Implementation (Colin Cameron)
  • Standards-based Report Cards (Doug Kosty)
  • Achievement Compacts (Panel)
  • Accountability Updates (Doug Kosty)
  • State Report Card (Panel)
  • Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (Panel)
  • Special Ed Directors Session (Verne Ferguson)
  • Educator Effectiveness Summit (Heidi Sipe)
  • Apple Apps (Steve Nelson)


Session Handouts

Friday, February 1, 2013 – Main Conference

8:00 to 9:30........... General Session I - Dr. Jon Saphier

 

9:45 to 11:30.......... General Session II - Dr. David Conley

 

11:45 to 12:30........ LUNCHEON – Rob Saxton

 

12:45 to 1:50.......... Breakout Sessions: Round I

 

2:00 to 3:00........... Breakout Sessions: Round II

 

3:10 to 4:30........... Breakout Sessions: Round III

 

 

Saturday, February 2, 2013

8:00 to 11:30.......... Nancy Hungerford Workshop

8:00 to 2:00........... OACOA Seminar Series – Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment

8:00 to 2:00........... OACOA Seminar Series – Special Ed

 

 


Thursday, January 31, 2013 – Pre-Conference
9:30 to 11:45.......... Vision and Policy Committee Meeting

11:30 to 1:00.......... OSSA Board meeting

1:00 to 2:30........... OACOA/OASE Board Meeting

1:00 to 2:30........... Oregon Small Schools Membership Meeting

2:00 to 5:00........... Early Registration Opens

3:00 to 5:00........... Off-the-Record Meeting/Funding Coalition

6:30 to 9:00........... President’s Reception (everyone welcome)

 

Friday, February 1, 2013 – Main Conference

7:15 to 8:00........... Continental Breakfast / Registration

8:00 to 9:30........... General Session I – Jon Saphier

9:30 to 9:45........... Break

9:45 to 11:30.......... General Session II – David Conley

9:45 to 12:30.......... COSA Superintendent Leadership Institute Session

9:45 to 4:00........... Oregon School Business Officials Business Manager Session

11:45 to 12:30........ Luncheon/OACOA & OASE Awards

12:30 to 12:45........ Break

12:45 to 1:50.......... Breakout Sessions: Round I

1:50 to 2:00........... Break

2:00 to 3:00........... Breakout Sessions: Round II

3:00 to 3:10........... Break

3:10 to 4:30........... Breakout Sessions: Round III

4:30 to 6:30........... Reception (everyone welcome)

 

Saturday, February 2, 2013

7:00 to 8:00........... Breakfast

8:00 to 11:30.......... Nancy Hungerford Workshop

8:00 to 2:00........... OACOA Seminar Series


Hotel Reservations

Salishan Spa & Golf Resort

7760 Highway 101 North

Gleneden Beach, OR 97388

Click here to make your room reservations online.  Use the promotional code COSA2013 to get our special rate.  You may also call the Salishan directly at 1 (800) 452-2300.  Be sure to mention the COSA conference to get our special discounted room rates.

Most of the rooms at Salishan are booked.  Hotel reservations are available at the conference rate at the Inn at Spanish Head. They will honor the Salishan government rate and have rooms available.  Please call 1-800-452-8127 to make reservations.

 

 


Early registration ends on Aug 26, 2012.
Regular registration starts on Aug 27, 2012 and ends on Aug 26, 2012.
Late registration starts on Aug 27, 2012.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).
 

Registration Fees
Fee TypeMember FeeNon-Member Fee
 Registration OACOA/OASE Winter Conference (February 1-2, 2013)
Early: $185.00$285.00
Regular: $185.00$285.00
Late: $185.00$285.00
 OASBO Business Manager Session (February 1, 2013)
Early: $135.00$135.00
Regular: $135.00$135.00
Late: $135.00$135.00
 1-Day Rate, February 1, 2013
Early: $135.00$135.00
Regular: $135.00$135.00
Late: $135.00$135.00
 Saturday, February 2, 2013, Session
Early: $75.00$75.00
Regular: $75.00$75.00
Late: $75.00$75.00