Prior Year Events

2012-13 SCASA Kick-Off Event
Thursday, September 20, 2012 | 4:00-6:00pm
Space XXV, 25 Courthouse Square, Santa Rosa
Event flier with more information (pdf)

Leading the Change: Power Breakfast 1
The Move to Common Core Standards
Thursday, September 27, 2012 | 7:30-9:30am
Mary Agatha Furth Center, Windsor
Event flier with more information (pdf)
Leading Change: The Move to the CCSS (ppt)
Common Core Web Resources (pdf)

Leadership Book Club | Sign up by Dec 10
Several superintendents have recommended favorite books for this year’s SCASA Book Club program. Select your book now, then meet in the spring for a collegial discussion of its contents. This is a great way to learn on your own time, for no cost, and discuss insights with other school leaders. See the Leadership Book Club flier (pdf) for the book list and more information.

Leading the Change: Power Breakfast 2
The Move to Common Core Standards:
Assessments – Changes in State Testing
February 6, 2013 | 7:30-10:30am | SCOE
Event flier with more information (pdf)
CCSS Mathematics: Assessment (ppt)

Power Bar Break-Out Session
March 6, 2013 | 4:30-6:00pm | Equus Restaurant, Fountain Grove Inn
Meet with colleagues and share your efforts to “Lead the Change to CCSS.”

Scholarships to EL seniors
SCASA again sponsored scholarships for EL students going to college. Eligible recipients planned to continue their education as full-time college students in 2013-14.


2011-12 SCASA Kick-Off Event
Featuring Teacher and Administrator Award Recipients
With “Stories of Learning and Leading”
October 7, 2011 | 3:30pm
Clos du Bois Winery, 19410 Geyserville Avenue, Geyserville
Event flier with more information (pdf)

Leadership Book Club
Flier (pdf) | Submit your book selection by November 18, 2011

  • The Why of Work, by Dave and Wendy Ulrich
  • Motion Leadership, by Michael Fullan
  • The Learning Leader, by Douglas B. Reeves
  • Emotional Intelligence 2.0, by Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves
  • Whatever It Takes, by Rebecca DuFour,
  • Rethinking Teacher Supervision and Evaluation, by Kim Marshall

American Teacher: Movie Screening and Discussion
Friday, January 27, 2012 | 4:30-6:30pm | No Charge
Movie Screening: Montgomery High School, Performing Arts Center
Discussion: Legends, Bennett Valley Golf Course, 3328 Yulupa Avenue
Event flier with more information (pdf)

Power Breakfast: Eli R. Johnson, Presenter
Academic Language! Academic Literacy!
In conjunction with the Administrator EL Conference
Thursday, February 9, 2012 | 7:30-9:30am | SCOE
Register for breakfast only (pdf) | Deadline January 20
Register for the entire EL Conference | Deadline January 20

Public Schools Week, May 4-11
SCASA is supporting the return of Public Schools Week (pdf) and encourages members to join this effort to focus a positive spotlight on student learning

Administrator Awards Reception
Monday, May 7, 2012 | 4:30-7:00pm | Paradise Ridge Winery
Event flier with more information (pdf)

2012 Administrator Award winners:
Superintendent, Special Recognition | Scott Mahoney
Superintendent | Sue Field, Bennett Valley
Elementary Principal | Benita Jones, Mattie Washburn Elementary
Middle School Principal | Kathy Coker, Santa Rosa Middle
High School Principal | Chris Heller, Analy High
Vice Principal | Kestrel Davis, Healdsburg High
Curriculum & Instruction | Arlen Agapinan, Santa Rosa City Schools
Career Technical Education | Stephen Jackson, SCOE
Business Services | Wendy Wood, Geyserville Unified
Confidential Employee | Esperanza Toupin, Santa Rosa City Schools

Other activities
Sponsorship of scholarships for EL students going to college