Great article for SSDA's CS4NorCal Family Coding Night! https://edcal.acsa.org/schools-preparing-events-for-computer-science-week. Celebrate Computer Science Education Week – December 6-12, 2022 with us! https://www.csedweek.org/
3 months ago, Tim Taylor
Family Coding Night December!
Dec 6-12
National and State Test Scores Released: ELA and Math Scores dare own. How do you expect better results when your nation is in a pandemic and hundreds of districts in California were affected by wildfires? Let’s focus on local assessments as schools and the country rebound.
4 months ago, Tim Taylor
CA Test Scores
BREAKING NEWS! The SSDA 2023 Annual State Conference registration is open! We can't wait to see you in Sacramento on March 5-7. Visit the Conference website: https://www.ssda.org/o/ssdacon Direct registration link: https://ssda.regfox.com/2023-annual-state-conference
4 months ago, Taylor Smith
register now annual state conference
4 months ago, Tim Taylor
Get Students Involved
GREAT NEWS FOR OUR RURAL COMMUNITIES: Biden-Harris Administration Announces $502 Million for High-Speed Internet in Rural Communities https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2022/09/22/biden-harris-administration-announces-502-million-high-speed
5 months ago, Tim Taylor
Digital Equity Gap
Rural Areas Need Tech
Rural Need Tech Speed
The Radford Fire is threatening Bear Valley USD community. Supt Mary Suzuki has closed classes all week at most of her schools. Such Great Leadership as these fires are so explosive. Safety First! Let's hope Cal Fire can get this contained.
5 months ago, Tim Taylor
Radford Fire
Earn While You Learn...How Apprenticeships for Teaching Could Help Recruit More Teachers. https://www.route-fifty.com/management/2022/08/are-apprenticeships-key-fixing-teacher-shortage/375071/
5 months ago, Tim Taylor
Teacher Apprenticeships...Brillant
YES!
Where did parents move their children during the pandemic? PACE survey breaks the data down and other issues that parents are concerned about. https://edsource.org/2022/charter-schools-favored-by-many-parents-who-switched-their-children-during-pandemic-survey-finds/677129
6 months ago, Tim Taylor
Keeping School Safety Front and Center. Great article from Principals who have been through a school shooting. https://www.edweek.org/leadership/principals-who-led-schools-after-shootings-say-helping-peers-is-part-of-their-own-recovery/2022/08
6 months ago, Tim Taylor
Berkeley and Oakland Passed Measures to Let 16- and 17-Year-Olds Participate in School Board Elections. So Why Can't They Vote Yet? That is a brilliant idea! Students still waiting for County. https://clubs.nasef.org/affiliate/northern-california-esports-league-ncel
6 months ago, Tim Taylor
Let em vote...it passed by 68%
Oak Fire near Yosemite continues to rage: 'In my career, I haven't seen fire like that' Our Statewide Team met yesterday to help Mariposa and Madera deal with this raging wildfire. Superintendent Jeff Aranguena of Mariposa is doing a great job!
7 months ago, Tim Taylor
Look at this fire tornado
Tragic Photo
Sunday meeting to help Madera and Mariposa
Great leadership from Supt Derek Cooper to create housing for his staff after the devastating Slater fire! @acsa @ssda @casbo https://www.siskiyoudaily.com/story/news/2022/06/21/happy-camp-teachers-make-homes-school-2-years-after-slater-fire/7643823001/
8 months ago, Tim Taylor
FACT SHEET: Biden Administration Announces Operational Plan for COVID-19 Vaccinations for Children Under 5 - https://bit.ly/3Q8J8p4
8 months ago, Taylor Smith
The Spring 2022 issue of SSDA Today is now available! Read the featured articles and legislative reports here: http://ow.ly/898X50J4E7r
9 months ago, Taylor Smith
Superintendents, invite your Board Members and join SSDA for a virtual happy hour this Wednesday at 6:00 PM. Learn more and register: https://www.ssda.org/events?id=11194345
9 months ago, Taylor Smith
Does your district utilize SSDA's free board policies? Take this survey to provide feedback and help us check in with you! https://forms.gle/yix1sAfQ9x361XEH9
10 months ago, Taylor Smith
California declining enrollment is spelled out in this great article from Ed Source with interactive maps over the past 20 years showing how California is changing. https://edsource.org/2022/california-school-enrollment-over-two-decades-gains-and-losses-by-region-with-pandemic-year-drops/669058?unapproved=100860&moderation-hash=7abbc10da2647a50335ddac611f0973e#comment-100860
10 months ago, Tim Taylor
CA Map
Congratulations to Edgar S. Zazueta, Ed.D. who was appointed as ACSA's new Executive Director. Great hire! https://edsource.org/updates/school-administrators-group-chooses-new-director
10 months ago, Tim Taylor
New ACSA Executive Director, Edgar S. Zazueta, Ed.D.
ACSA
SSDA weekly meetings at a glance: AB 130 Technical Assistance for Smalls - Tuesday, 10:00 AM Superintendent Roundtable - Wednesday, 9:30 AM CBO/Fiscal Staff Working Group - Thursday, 9:00 AM The the Zoom info on our calendar
11 months ago, Taylor Smith
For updates on the California Community Schools Partnership Program (CCSPP) including announcements regarding the grant Request for Applications (RFA) release, please subscribe to the CCSPP-Info listserv, send a "blank" message to join-CCSPP-Info@mlist.cde.ca.gov.
12 months ago, Taylor Smith
cadeped