2015 Policy & Leadership Conference Materials

July 14 - 16, 2015

Public Policy Summit – July 14
Dr. Blanca Enriquez , Director, Office of Head Start - Handout

Yasmina Vinci - Executive Director, National Head Start Association - Handout

Donna Sneeringer M.P.A., Director of Government Relations, Child Care Resource Center

Paula d’Albenas , Child Care Program Administrator, Community Care Licensing Division (CCLD), Department of Social Services

Marguerite Ries , Administrator Policy Office, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education - Handout

Manager and Director Institute – July 15 & 16
Opening Session

Opening Keynote: Laura Lipton, Ed.D, Co-Director, MiraVia, LLC - Handout 

Special Guest, Jan Len, Regional Program Manager Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families - Handout

Seminar Strands

Strand 1 - Overcoming the "Doer Trap": Making the Successful Transition to a Leadership Role - Participant Packet | Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4 | Handout 5 | Handout 6

Presenter: Yvonne Randle, Ph.D.

Strand 2 - Risk Management Investment: Monitoring for Safety - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4

Presenters: Cris Cochran, Joe Burgess, Rick Faulkner, Jim Wesson, Megan Ranftl, Duke Sobek

Strand 3 - Education Managers Institute - NCQTL - Handout | Handout 2

Presenter: Dr. Tweety Yates

Strand 4 - Outcomes-Focused Monitoring in the World of Five-Year Grants

Presenter: Katherine Molina-Powell

Strand 5 - Early Head Start 101 for New EHS-CC Partners - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 |
Handout 4 | Handout 5

Presenters: Sarah M. Semlak, Ph.D., H. Victoria Prieto, M.A., Donna Britt, Ed. D.,

Strand 6 - Using CLASS to Advance Professional Development in your Agency

Presenter: Francine Oliver

Special Session

Layering & Braiding Funding: Navigating fiscal and eligibility requirements for CDE funded programs and partnerships - Handout | Handout 2

Presenters: Cindy, Grayson, Early Education and Support Division Consultant, California Department of Education
Jan Len, Head Start Program Manager, Region 9, U.S. Administration for Children & Families

Closing Session

Yvonne Randle, Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Management Systems and, Lecturer, Anderson School of Business, UCLA - Handout

CHSA Membership Update - Handout

Mission Statement

The California Head Start Association is the unified voice providing leadership and advocacy for the Head Start community.

Vision Statement

The California Head Start Association will be an important strategic partner representing Head Start interests in California and the nation.

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