Sonoma County Office of Education

Prior Year Events

2013-14 SCASA Events

May 5 | SCASA Administrator of the Year Awards
Monday, May 5 | 4:30-7:00pm | Foxtail Golf Club, Rohnert Park
$10 at the door | Appetizers and No-Host Bar
Event flier with more information (pdf)

2014 Award Winners
Superintendent | Gail Ahlas, Roseland School District
Elementary Principal | Sue Simon, Yulupa School
Middle School Principal | Patty Turner, Lawrence Cook Middle School
High School Principal | Bob Steffen, Rancho Cotate High School
Business Services Manager | Richard Parde, Bennett Valley Union School District

April 8 | Changes in Education Law, with Carl Corbin
Power Breakfast and Participation Opportunity
April 8, 2014 | 7:30-9:30am | SCOE
Event flier with more information (pdf)

April 4 | Administrator award nomination deadline
SCASA is now accepting nominations for its annual Administrator or the Year Awards. Please forward the names of your nominees by completing this nomination form (pdf) and submitting it by the April 4, 2014 deadline. Awards will be announced on April 28 and presented on May 5.

April 1 | EL Scholarship application deadline
SCASA is offering $500 scholarships to high school seniors who have been classified as English Learners at some point in their educational career and who are continuing to college for the 2014-15 school year. The scholarship application form (pdf) is due by April 1.

Feb | New Format for the SCASA Book Club
See this announcement (pdf) for information about SCASA’s new online book club. The goal of the online format is to foster 21st century collaboration and the sharing of thoughts and insights without travel and schedule conflicts.

Jan 31 | ASCA Every Student Successful Program
Each year, ASCA honors one student from each region who has overcome obstacles to exceed expectations and the educators who support them along the way. The SCASA Board requests Sonoma County nominees for this award. Nominations are due January 31, 2014. See this information sheet (pdf) for additional details.

Jan 16 | SCASA Power Breakfast: High-Performing Leadership Teams
Power Breakfast and Participation Opportunity
January 16, 2014 | 7:30-9:30am | SCOE
Event flier with more information (pdf)

Nov 5 | CCSS Math Practices
Power Breakfast and Participation Opportunity
November 5, 2013 | 7:30-9:30am | SCOE
Event flier with more information (pdf)
Presentation Slides (pdf)
Video 1: Alma Conde, Lincoln School (24:11)
Video 2: Nicole Cochran, Middle School Teacher (1:33)
Video 3: Jacob Smith, High School Teacher (1:57)

Oct 8 | 2013-14 SCASA Kick-Off Event
Leading the Change into 21st Century Learning

October 8, 2013 | 4:30-6:30pm | Foxtail Golf Club
Electronic Communication Tools for Administrators
Guest Speaker | Sergio Villegas of Napa Learns
Event flier with more information (pdf)

Leilan, Student
"I like Amarosa because there's a much smaller student count and so teachers can be one-on-one with you. They can actually help you and be one-on-one with you while the class is doing something else. I feel like that's a huge game-changer." - Leilan, Student