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2018 Community of Practice Meeting--Sacramento

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Tuesday, September 11

7:00–8:15 a.m. Breakfast in the Capitol Meeting Room (self-serve from main hotel dining area)

8:15–8:45 a.m. Welcome, Introduction, Meeting Purpose, Overview, Ken Potthoff, CTECS and Connie Leidenheimer, Sales Manager, Residence Inn by Marriott, Downtown Sacramento

8:45–9:15 a.m. CTE Changes in California, Donna Wyatt, Director, California Department of Education, Career and College Transition Division

9:15–10:10 a.m. Keynote: Scaling Technical Education for Incentivized Industries, Dr. Sandra Gehlen Krebsbach, Executive Director, American Technical Education Association (ATEA)

10:10–10:25 a.m. Break

10:25–11:00 Special Perkins V Report: What the New Legislation Means, Michael Brustein, Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC, Partner

11:00–11:30 a.m. Work-based Learning for CTE Accountability, Michelle McIntosh, Education Administrator, CTE Leadership Office, Career and College Transition Division, California

11:30–Noon  Leveraging Workplace Readiness Assessment for Successful Project-based Learning Implementation, Chelsea Ireland Kulp, Ed.D., Instructional Trainer and Program Director, Poquoson City Public Schools, Virginia

Noon–1:10 p.m. Lunch

1:15–1:30 p.m. California Certifications, Lisa Reimers, Education Programs Consultant, California Department of Education, Career and College Transition Division

1:30–2:00 p.m. Middle School Foundation Academies, Peter Callas, Administrator, California Department of Education, Career and College Transition Division, High School Innovations and Initiatives Office

2:00–2:45 p.m. Expanded Opportunities for Transition Readiness, Pamela Moore, Director of College and Career Readiness, Kentucky Department of Education

2:45–3:00 p.m. Break

3:00–3:30 p.m. Career Readiness in South Carolina, Dana Depew, Education Associate in Career and Technology, SCDE

3:30–3:45 p.m. Maine CTE Overview, Dwight Littlefield, Director, Maine CTE

3:45–4:00 p.m. Middle School Maine, Margaret Harvey, Maine DOE Middle School Consultant, Maine CTE

4:15 p.m. Meet in lobby for bus transport to evening activities (Buses leave promptly at 4:20)

4:20–10:15 p.m. Sacramento Railroad Museum tour & CTECS COP Reception Dinner & the Ron D. McCage Award ceremony


Wednesday, September 12, 2018

7:00–8:30 a.m. Breakfast in the Capitol Meeting Room (self-serve from main hotel dining area) 8:30–8:35 a.m. Welcome, Agenda, Ken Potthoff, CTECS

8:35–9:05 a.m. Keynote: Demystifying Dual Credit and Articulations, Dr. Matthew Roberts, Dean, Workforce and Economic Development, California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office

9:05–9:35 a.m. Idaho Apprenticeship Programs, ICTE and CTECS, Adrian San Miguel, Director of Postsecondary Education, Idaho CTE and Dona Orr, Director of Secondary Education, Idaho CTE

9:35–9:45 a.m. Break

9:45 a.m. Meet in lobby for bus transport to Kennedy High School

10:00 a.m.–Noon Advanced Manufacturing Program, Business & Industry Tour

Noon–1:00 p.m. Lunch at Kennedy High School and return to hotel 1:30–2:00 p.m. P.A.C.E. Trades Mentorship Program, Jeanne Yerkovich, Director and Jan Osborne, Assistant Director, CTE/Career Pathways, Portland Public Schools, Oregon

2:00–2:30 p.m. 7GCTE: 7th Grade Career Tech Exploration, Jan Osborne and Jeanne Yerkovich, Portland Public Schools, Oregon

2:30–3:00 p.m. Career Readiness Skills Lessons and CTECS, Mike Vogenthaler, Kern County Superintendent of Schools, Director, College and Career Initiatives

3:00–3:15 p.m. Break

3:00–3:15 p.m. Break

3:15–3:45 p.m. Using Online Content to Drive CTE Professional Development, Monique Gaudin, Project Facilitator, Clark County School District, College, Career and Equity Unit, Nevada CTE

3:45–4:00 p.m. Virginia CTE Overview, Kevin Reilly, Administrative Coordinator, Virginia CTE Resource Center

4:00–4:30 p.m. Closing and Take-aways, Darren Morris (The New Workplace Readiness Resource website), Tim Withee, and Ken Potthoff