CCSESA and the Curriculum and Instructional Services Steering Committee (CISC) is pleased to invite you to attend this year’s symposium, Beyond the Edge – Join the Movement. This year’s event will focus on supporting leaders in creating a coherent and equitable educational environment. Each participant will engage in 3 days of immersive professional development centered around the following outcomes:
Contagious Culture - Get inspired. Get excited. Get results.
Participants will learn strategies for developing a culture of positive leadership, emotional stability, and effective relationships in order to best serve the needs of all staff and students in the school community.
Access and Equity
Participants will explore strategies, tools and resources for addressing persistent issues of access and equity in their district’s underserved populations.
MTSS and Social Emotional Learning
Participants will deepen their knowledge of how to implement the MTSS framework across their districts while making connections to the five core competencies of SEL.
Kevin Honeycutt is a nationally recognized speaker on a variety of topics dealing with student engagement, technology integration, and change in schools. He is a change agent and... Read more
Anese Cavanaugh is a mom, entrepreneur, writer, speaker and all-around leadership and collaboration expert. She’s considered a trusted adviser, teacher and thinking partner to... Read more
Douglas Fisher, PhD, is professor of educational leadership at San Diego State University and a teacher leader at Health Sciences High and Middle College in California... Read more
Whether headlining corporate conferences, mesmerizing audiences in 20,000- seat stadiums, or leading volunteer excursions for youth and adults, Spencer’s words and actions have... Read more
Carol Jago has taught English in middle and high school for 32 years and is associate director of the California Reading and Literature Project at UCLA. She served as president of... Read more
Sara K. Ahmed is currently a literacy coach at NIST International School in Bangkok, Thailand. She has taught in urban, suburban, public, independent, and international schools, where... Read more
Mr. Morris descends from two of the most influential names in American history: he is the great-great-great grandson of Frederick Douglass and the great-great-grandson of... Read more
Dr. Kate Kinsella develops custom coursework for employed K–12 educators in San Francisco State University’s Center for Teacher Efficacy. She provides consultancy to state... Read more