2012 Annual Principals Conference, October 21-23, 2012

Oct 22, 2012 08:00am -
Oct 23, 2012 03:00pm

Event Description

OASSA - Oregon Association of Secondary School Administrators
OESPA - Oregon Elementary School Principals Association
Teacher Leaders and School Teams

NEW! - Click here to download the conference program.



  • Rudy Crew, Chief Education Officer - "Leadership and Systemic Change"
  • Rob Saxton, Deputy Superintendent, Oregon Department of Education
  • Mike Schmoker, Educational Consultant and Author


Sunday, October 21, 2012 (afternoon)

  • Special Afternoon Session for Beginning Principals (1:00 to 4:00)
  • There is no fee for beginning principals who are COSA members to attend conference.
  • Registering beginning principals (first year) need to contact Sera Lockwood.


Monday, October 22, 2012

  • Early Morning - Fun Run
  • Rudy Crew, Chief Education Officer
  • Morning Breakout Sessions - Best Practices and Lessons Learned:
    • Accreditation and Advanced Education
    • Customized Planning Process Tool (CPPT) K-12
    • Goal Setting Conversations
    • Licensure
    • Model Schools K-12
    • New Report Cards K-12
    • Proficiency
    • RTI Implementation K-12
  • Luncheon Speaker: Rob Saxton, Deputy Superintendent, ODE
  • Afternoon Strands
    • Evaluation Framework
    • Common Core
    • Assistant Principals Only
  • Exhibitor Social
  • Speed Dating: Short Stories to Share (20 topics to be posted soon)


  • Consultation – Teams can schedule time with consultants to assist with challenges facing their schools/districts.


Tuesday, October 23, 2012

  • Early Morning - Yoga
  • Morning:  Mike Schmoker “Focus”
  • Full afternoon session.  Select from one of three:
    • Mike Schmoker – Going Deeper
    • Recognizing Model Schools in Oregon (this session is for ALL Oregon Model Schools)

      Congratulations to model schools for their success in student achievement! Join your model school colleagues in this session to network together and give input on both recognition and engagement in support and professional development for Oregon’s improvement efforts.

    • iPad for Education Administrators and Teacher Leaders

      Streamline your daily business tasks with apps that eliminate paper-based processes, give you real‑time information, and improve efficiency of common administrative activities including classroom observation. In this session, you will learn a variety of tips and tricks as well as explore a variety of apps that will help you be a more efficient iPad user.  In addition, we will examine how schools are integrating mobile technologies such as the iPad into their instruction.



Handout Materials (this section will be updated as materials are made available):


Monday, October 22, 2012


8:00 to 9:00........... 1st General Session


9:00 to 10:15......... Breakouts Round I


10:30 to 11:45....... Breakouts Round II

1:00 to 3:30........... Monday Afternoon Strands


Tuesday, October 23, 2012


8:00 to 12:00......... 2nd General Session


1:00 to 3:00........... Tuesday Afternoon Strands

  • iPad for Education Administrators and Teacher Leaders
  • Recognizing Model Schools in Oregon: The Role of Model Schools in Oregon’s School Improvement Efforts


Event Type:Conference
Early registration ends on Oct 06, 2012.
Regular registration starts on Oct 07, 2012 and ends on Sep 30, 2012.
Late registration starts on Oct 01, 2012.
(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada), Tijuana


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Retiree 2-Day Registration, October 22-23, 2012
Member Fee: $99.00$99.00$99.00
Non-Member Fee: $99.00$99.00$99.00
 Registration, October 22-23, 2012
Member Fee: $199.00$249.00$249.00
Non-Member Fee: $299.00$349.00$349.00