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2017-18 Administrators' Kickoff: Improbable to Unstoppable

The Sonoma County Superintendent of Schools, Sonoma County Board of Education, and Sonoma County Association of School Administrators are joining forces to provide this event to kickoff the 2017-18 school year.

At this free event, Fredi Lajvardi will present on Improbable to Unstoppable. Fredi will share a first-hand account of the story that brought renewed national focus to STEM education. He will reveal the simple secrets to his national champion robotics team’s unprecedented success and impart the same wisdom, spirit of inventiveness, and determination that transformed an improbable group of disadvantaged teenagers into an unstoppable national powerhouse.

When September 14, 2017
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location SCOE, Redwood Rooms A-C

Fredi Lajvardi is a nationally recognized STEM educator and subject of the critically acclaimed documentary Underwater Dreams and major motion picture Spare Parts starring George Lopez. Honored with numerous awards for his spirited passion for teaching, Fredi continues to serve as a prominent advocate about the importance of STEM education nationwide. With humor and compassion, Fredi brings audiences on his inspiring journey, illustrating the need to embrace diversity and invest in people to help others realize their potential.

Cost Free
Audience Sonoma County superintendents, principals, school board members, administrator support personnel and confidential staff.
Registration Kimberly Vallée, (707) 524-2603,
Questions Kimberly Vallée, (707) 524-2603,

Online Registration is not available.