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Register now for “Leading and Learning in CA Schools: Preparing and Supporting Effective School Leaders”

Upcoming Conference: September 25, 2009
Co-Sponsored by California Commission on Teacher Credentialing & Policy Analysis for California Education
“Leading and Learning in CA Schools: Preparing and Supporting Effective School Leaders”

Date: Friday, September 25, 2009
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm Lunch will be provided.
Location: Department of Health Services Auditorium, 1500 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95811

Featured Speakers:

Pedro Garcia – University of Southern California and former Superintendent, Metro Nashville Public Schools
Susanna Loeb – Stanford University

The Commission on Teacher Credentialing and Policy Analysis for California Education are co-sponsoring a one day conference looking at preparing effective school leaders on September 25, 2009. This is a free, one day seminar for researchers, the policy community, district and school administrators and faculty. This seminar will offer research perspectives on effective leadership in educational settings, examine their use in context, and explore their implications for policy and future systemic change in California.

The seminar will feature presentations by education and business leaders including Richard Rothstein from the Economic Policy Institute, Craig LaFargue from Lee Hecht Harrison, and Mary Alice Callahan from the California Federation of Teachers. There is no cost to attend this event, however you must register. Lunch is included. The deadline to register is September 11, 2009. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration and the tentative program schedule are available at: