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Cordially Invites You to Join our Free Symposium on

The in-person meeting date has passed.

If you have any questions regarding this symposium, contact the One System Action Team by e-mail at OneSystem@cde.ca.gov.

We encourage group meetings to watch the symposium live and engage in the training sessions. All sessions will start promptly at the designated time. Each session will be filmed and video archived.

 

The Special Education Division (SED) of the California Department of Education (CDE) will be broadcasting the Improving School Outcomes Through
Student Centered Learning & Teaching Presented by the California Department of Education One System Action Team and the Council of Chief State School Officers Innovative Lab Network training in person and live on Once you have registered, you will receive a confirmation notice. Training materials will be posted on the bottom of this page prior to the training date. If you are registering for the live broadcast, a link will be given to you. Please note that all the sessions will be recorded and archived on the CDE web site.

Improving School Outcomes Through
Student Centered Learning & Teaching Agenda

Individuals with a disability may request reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in the symposium as noted in the registration process. Sign Language Interpreters are scheduled to be at the event.

All sessions will start promptly at the designated time. Each session will be filmed live and video archived. There is limited seating for the in person meeting. We encourage group meetings to watch the symposium live and engage in the training sessions.

Registration | Welcome | Program begins at 8:30 AM

Download Improving School Outcomes Through Student Centered Learning & Teaching Agenda Adobe PDF (981kb)

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8:30 — 9:00 a.m.

Registration

9:00 — 9:15 a.m.

Welcome

Tom Adams, PhD, Deputy Superintendent of the Teaching and Learning Support Branch, California Department of Education (CDE)

9:15 — 9:30 a.m.

Continuous Improvement and Aligning State Initiatives

Glen Price, Co-Chief Deputy, CDE

9:30 — 10:00 a.m.

How Student Centered Learning and Teaching Can Lead to Equity

National Perspective: Bryant Best, Program Associate, Innovation Lab Network (ILN), Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)

State Perspective: Jason Spencer, Principal Advisor to the State Superintendent, CDE

10:00 — 10:30 a.m.

Why Relationship Centered Schools Matter?

Taryn Ishida, Executive Director, Californians for Justice and Cheyenne Gonzales, 11th grader from Oakland High School in Oakland Unified.

10:30 — 10:45 a.m.

Break

10:45 — 11:15 a.m.

California Student Centered Learning and Teaching Visionaries

Vista Unified School District (VUSD): Dr. Matt Doyle, Interim Superintendent

Lindsay Unified School Distirct (VUSD): Thomas Rooney, Superintendent

11:15 — 12:30 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

12:30 — 1:30 p.m.

Student Voices: Student Centered Learning (Panel Discussion)

Moderator: Barry Sommer, Director of Advancement, LUSD

VUSD Students

  • Lauren Atherton, Lake Elementary (5th Grade)
  • Samantha Garcia, Rancho Minerva Middle School (7th Grade)
  • Giselle Santos Serna, Vista High School (9th Grade)

LUSD Students

  • Gabriela Leon, Washington Elementary (7th Grade)
  • Colin McJunkin, Lindsay High School (9th Grade)
  • Ikonkar Khalsa, Lindsay High School (12th Grade)
1:30 — 2:00 p.m.

Leveraging Technology: LUSD Team EMPOWER

  • 11th Grade - McKaylie Caesar - Lindsay High School
  • 12th Grade - Ikonkar Khalsa - Lindsay High School
  • 12th Grade - Lewis Cha - Lindsay High School
2:00 — 2:15 p.m.

Break

2:15 — 4:00 p.m.

How to Develop Creative Partnerships Resource, and Beyond (Panel Discussion)

Moderators: Jason Spencer, Principal Advisor to the State Superintendent, CDE & Kristen Brown, One System Facilitator, CDE

XQ Super Schools: Monica Martinez, Senior Strategist

Californians for Justice: Taryn Ishida, Executive Director

Lindsay Unified School District: Thomas Rooney, Superintendent

Vista Unified School District: Matt Doyle, Interim Superintendent

 

Questions About Symposium: Contact OneSystem@cde.ca.gov