20TH ANNUAL CALSA SUMMER INSTITUTE Courageous Equity: Leading, Innovating and Reshaping Promise

July 08 - July 09

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CALSA is a diverse group of educational leaders, skilled at addressing the needs of Latinx students and committed to growing the number of highly effective leaders with corazón. For more than 20 years, CALSA has committed to investing in leaders with our Mentoring Program, our Women's Leadership Network, professional development, and fun. We are excited about our 20th Annual Summer Institute and we look forward to seeing you there! This years conference will be a true hybrid experience with professional development workshops and keynotes offered virtually, so you can watch from any device. Additionally, we will have in person workshops and two in person receptions to connect with colleagues and build relationships. Please see the conference agenda below for more information about the hybrid experience. More information about CALSA can always be found at our website at www.calsa.org

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Day 1, Thursday, July 8 - Conference Opening

9am

Welcome and Opening Keynote Panel

Courageous Leadership: Leading Change through Building, Bridging and Bonding

Panelists: Dr. Cesar Morales, Dr. Patricia Lopez, and Dr. Emy Flores

Moderator/Host: Ivan Chaidez

10am

Professional Development - Workshops

11am

Professional Development - Workshops

12pm

Leadership Lunch, President’s Transition and Honoring Our Own

Panelists: Dolores Huerta and Julissa Arce

Moderator: Mr. Blain Watson

1pm

Professional Development - Workshops

2pm

Professional Development - Workshops

3pm

Keynote

Sean Covey

4pm

Leadership Development - Hotel Valencia, Santana Row, San Jose.

Dr. Christopher Nellum, Executive Director, Ed Trust West

5pm

Resource Reviews - Hotel Valencia, Santana Row, San Jose

5:30pm

Summer Institute Networking Reception - Hotel Valencia, Santana Row, San Jose

Day 2, Friday, July 9 - Conference Second Day

8:30am - 9:45am

Leadership Mindfulness - Hotel Valencia, Santana Row, San Jose

Mr. Roni Habib, CEO, EQ Schools

10am

Welcome and Keynote Panel - Hotel Valencia and virtual

Educational Policy and Finance
Address from Governor Newsom

Panelists: Dr. Cecilia Rios-Aguilar, Dr. Edgar Zavaleta, and Dr. Patrick Shields

Facilitator: Dr. Roxane Fuentes

11am

Professional Development - Workshops

12pm

Mentoring Program Ceremony & Leadership Panel

Courageous Leadership: Building an Organizational Culture for ALL

Panelists: Dr. Kris Gutierrez, Dr. Hank Gutierrez, Dr. Cuauhtemoc Avila

Facilitator: Mrs. Zandra Jo Galvan

1pm

Professional Development - Workshops

2pm

Keynote

Mr. Richard Carranza

3pm

Leadership Development - Westin, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

Dr. Devin Vodicka, author, researcher, former Superintendent and current CEO of Altitude Learning

4pm

Resource Reviews - Westin, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

5:30pm

Summer Institute Networking Reception - Westin, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

Day 3, Saturday, July 10 – CALSA Mentoring Program

9:30am - 11am

WLN Speaker Series – Westin, South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

Dr. Rachel Monarrez, Dr. Terresa Alonzo, Dr. Gunn Marie Hansen & Ms. Angie Rumse

Frequently Asked Questions

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