2017 Policy & Leadership Conference Materials

July 19 - 20, 2017

Public Policy Summit – July 18, 2017
Tommy Sheridan, Director of Government Affairs, National Head Start Association - Handout
Jan Len, Director Office of Head Start, Region 9 - Handout

Donna Sneeringer M.P.A., Director of Government Relations

Sarah Bohn, Research Fellow, Public Policy Institute of California - Handout
Kendra Rogers, Managing Director of Early Childhood Policy, Children Now
Christopher Maricle, Executive Director, California Head Start Association
Glen Price, Chief Deputy Superintendent, California Department of Education - Handout
Manager and Director Institute – July 19 & 20, 2017

Opening Session

Opening Keynote: Gervase Bushe, Professor of Leadership and Organization Development, Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University - Handout

Seminar Strands

Strand 1 - Staff Well-Being and Retention: Creating Positive and Sustainable Change - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4 | Handout 5

Trainers: Kriss Sulka, Zoe Sameth, Amy Blankson, Sheri Ellis, Jessica Freeman-Torres

Strand 2 - Understanding Facility Requirements and the Implementation of the Fiscal Requirements of the New Performance Standards and the Uniform Guidance

Trainers: Dow-Jane Pei, Martha Marmolejo

Strand 3 - Rediscovering your Community Assessment and What It Can Do for Your Agency - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4 | Handout 5 | Handout 6 | Handout 7 | Handout 8 | Handout 9 | Handout 10 | Handout 11 | Handout 12 | Handout 13 | Handout 14 | Handout 15 | Handout 16 | Handout 17 | Handout 18 | Handout 19 | Handout 20 | Handout 21 | Handout 22 | Handout 23 | Handout 24 | Handout 25

Trainers: Noelle Granato, Megan Anderson, Lynn Farrar, Cynthia Yao

Strand 4 - CLASS™: Scaling Up Evidenced-based Professional Development and Coaching Practices - Handout | Handout 2 | Handout 3 | Handout 4 | Handout 5 | Handout 6 | Handout 7 | Handout 8 | Handout 9 | Handout 10 | Handout 11 | Handout 12 | Handout 13 | Handout 14 | Handout 15 | Handout 16 | Handout 17 | Handout 18 | Handout 19 | Handout 20 | Handout 21 | Handout 22 | Handout 23

Trainers: Debbie McBee, Ebonie Hubbard, Lora Hunter, Therese Snyder, Maureen Burns Vermette

Strand 5 - New Manager and Director Institute

Trainers: Steven Russell, Christopher Barnes, Jacquie Davis, Adrienne Halel

Special Session (Wed. July 19) - Introduction to the Early Math Modules for Home Based and Family Child Care Partnership Options

Facilitator: Vicky Greening

 

Closing Session

Closing Keynote: Closing Keynote: Amy Blankson, Co-founder GoodThink, Presidential Point of Light, Award-winning Author - 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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