REGISTER HERE for the CA Perkins Conference:
How do I... ...Special Populations?
When: December 3-4, 2013
December 2, 2013 -- Pre-conference
The main conference begins at 10AM on Dec 3rd and ends at 1:30PM on Dec 4th. Lunch is included both days; breakfast on the 4th.
Where: Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sacramento, CA (For reservations click here).
Who: K-12, adult and community college CTE and academic educators, administrators, deans, faculty, counselors, program coordinators, and student service coordinators; business partners; NGO directors/staff, ESL Practitioners, DSPS educators,Title I educators, etc.
Why: Improve Your Perkins Core Indicators, Better Serve Your Students, Improve Your CTE Programs, Network, Participate in Legislatively Mandated Professional Development, and Share Your Knowledge
Cost: $200 for the first registrant, $150 for the second and the third person is FREE. (Discount applies for members of the same team). Pre-conference is $25 per person.
Keynote Speakers: Michael C. Poindexter, Gina Lujan and Chris Roe
Breakouts*: How To: Serve Veterans in Your CTE Classroom; Help Single Parents; Understand and Recruit into STEM Careers; Teach Self-Advocacy; Reach ESL Students; Find and Apply for Grants; Perkins and Other Legislation; Use Micro-messages Effectively in your CTE Classroom; Advocate for CTE and Your Students; Incorporate Green Careers into your CTE Program; Help Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Students Find Their Way; Understand and Avoid Bias, Stereotype Threat; and Other Internal Barriers; Host a STEM Summer Camp; And your Program?
Pre-conference Sessions: ($25 a person)
1) How to Develop Effective Advocacy and Activism at the Local, State, and Federal Level for Special Populations!
2) How to affect and Create Change for Your Students from Special Populations 101
3) How to Understand & Implement Policy, Practice, & the Nexus of Perkins, WIA, Common Core Standards, and the Blue Print, etc.
Click here for further description of the Preconferences.
*Proposed breakouts only, final breakout schedule subject to alterations & additions.
Schedules will be available at a later date.