Draft agenda: subject to change

Event Date:
October 5, 2017
8:00 AM - Noon
8:45 - 9:30 a.m.
Featured Presentation: What It Will Take to Ensure Success for Vulnerable Children
9:30 - 9:40 a.m.
9:40 - 10:40 a.m.
Serving Vulnerable Children: Is California on the Right Track?
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Strategies from the Field: Leveraging Local Control and Accountability Plans
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Breaking Down the Silos: Improving School Climate for All Children
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

Special recognition: Michael Kirst, president of the State Board of Education

1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Break-out Sessions

Break-out sessions will give participants the chance to look more intensively into the experiences of schools and districts in serving children facing unique challenges, and for successful strategies to help overcome them.

  1. Special education students
  2. Immigrant students
  3. LGBTQ students
  4. Students in high poverty schools
  5. Students at risk of dropping out
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Welcoming Schools: What Schools Can Do In Response to New Immigration Enforcement Policies
3:30 – 3:55 p.m.
Integrating a Whole Child Philosophy into School Practice
3:55 - 4 p.m.
Next Steps: Toward An Action Agenda