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SSDA Post-Pandemic Support Series – Helping Small School Districts Come Back Effectively

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Thursday, January 7th @ 3-5pm -- Preparing Your Board 
Dr. Helio Brasil, Superintendent, Keyes Union ESD Superintendents and Board Members are invited to attend this session that will address a variety of things school Boards need to consider when preparing for post-COVID return to school, from budget concerns to health and safety protocols. 

Monday, January 11th @ 11am-1pm -- Preparing Your Staff  
Eric Bonniksen, Superintendent, Placerville Union ESD
Dr. Amy Alzina, Superintendent, Cold Spring ESD
Superintendents, Board Members and Administrators will learn tips on how to prepare their staff for the post-COVID return to school, including classroom changes, health and safety concerns, lunchtime, managing students with disabilities, and more.  

Tuesday, January 19th @ 3-5pm -- Communicating to Your Community 
Marci McFadden, Chief of Communication and Engagement, Monterey Peninsula USD
Dr. Manny Nuñez, Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources, Monterey Peninsula USD
Learn tips and tricks on the best ways to keep your parents and community informed as you prepare for your post-COVID return to school, as well as for when school is back in session. 

 Thursday, January 21st 3-5pm -- 2021 Technology Challenges: How We’ve Adapted, What’s Coming Next
Dr. Julie Judd, CTO, Ventura County Office of Education, CITE Board Member
Antonio Romayor, Jr., CTO, El Centro Elementary School District, CITE Board Member
Laurel Nava, Director of Education and Partnerships, CITE
Andrea Bennett, Executive Director, CITE
The switch to virtual learning in 2020 was one where the entire education community came together. But some students are still not fully connected. What happens now? Join a panel of Chief Technology Officers, CA IT in Education Board Members and staff as we talk about challenges and what new resources are coming to support school districts. 

 Monday, January 25th 3-5pm -- Developing Your Return Plan  Dr. Amy Alzina, Superintendent, Cold Spring ESD
Tim Taylor, Executive Director, SSDA
Our series wraps-up with an opportunity for Districts and Charter Schools to bring the return plans they’ve put together so far and share them for feedback from presenters and colleagues.  

Registration SSDA Members

  • Each session: $40
  • Entire series: $250


  • Each session: $60
  • Entire series: $350

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