2022 CAEAA 25th State Conference
Connect with administrators.
Hear directly from key leaders in adult education.
The CAEAA State Conference is the premier executive level adult education conference in California.
February 3, 2022
Who Should Attend? This event will be held on Zoom and is open to anyone interested in adult education, especially adult education administrators, program directors, consortium directors, assistant administrators, principals, assistant principals, and new adult education administrators.
Welcome, Opening Remarks
2021/22 Legislative Priorities & Strategy Overview
2021/22 CDE Update
2021/22 CCCCO Update
Lunchtime with the CAEAA Board
Afternoon Zoom Rooms
California Adult Education Legislative and Budget Cycle
Participants can expect to develop a deeper understanding of how CAEAA works to define legislative priorities and how the organization advances those priorities using the 2020/21 legislative priorities as a lens.
Speakers: Steve Curiel, CAEAA Vice President, Legislative Action and Dawn Koepke, Legislative and Budget Advocate
Keeping Your Adult School Relevant and Viable
Now more than ever local and State policy makers, constituents, communities and partners need to understand and support Adult Schools as being critical to the well being of students and families. Hear about practices that promote this level of awareness and commitment.
Speakers: G. Vittoria Abbate, CCAE State Legislative Chair and Joanne Durkee, CAEAA Member At Large, Former Trustee Mt. Diablo Unified School District, and former Director of Adult Education Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Taking a Hard Look in the Mirror at
Discussing performance data can be uncomfortable and sometimes controversial. This session will explore why consortiums grapple with their member effectiveness issues and why it’s important for Adult Educators to embrace the challenge.
Speakers: Laura Chardiet, Coordinator Program & Policy Development, LA Unified Division of Adult and Career Education and Joseph Stark, Executive Director, LA Unified Division of Adult and Career Education
Adult Ed New Administrators
As an adult education administrator, you will oversee the activities, budgets, employees, and students for a single department or an entire campus. Your administrative duties might include hiring staff, monitoring test scores, counseling students, collaborating with communities, and communicating with your district supervisors or superintendent. This workshop will bring a panel of K-12 adult Ed administrators to share with participants their experience, success, and expertise.
Speakers: Dr. Pao Ling Guo, CAEAA Past President, Principal ABC Adult School
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