High 5
Our weekly picks for advancing your career
July 26, 2021
1. Early bird rate for NSSS ends August 31
ACSA’s New Superintendents Seminar Series is the only professional development series that is specifically designed for the first- and second-year superintendent. NSSS allows new superintendents to tackle current issues in a confidential and supportive setting with the guidance of experienced, successful superintendents throughout the year. Topics covered include negotiations, governance and personnel issues.
When: Five sessions throughout the year (first session Sept. 10-11)
Where: In person (Sacramento and Indian Wells)
Cost: $1,500 early bird (ends Aug. 31)
Register: bit.ly/NSSS2021
2. Personnel Institute
A lot has changed in the world of HR! Don’t miss this chance to hear the latest information on regulations govern-ing school employment in California at the 2021 ACSA Personnel Institute. Register now for three days of panels, speakers and workshops that will prove vital to school HR administrators this year. Can’t attend all three days? One-day rates available.
When: Sept. 29-Oct. 1
Where: Long Beach
Cost: $549 ACSA members
Register: bit.ly/personnelinstitute 2021
3. Clear Credentialing
Did you know ACSA has a Clear Administrative Credential Program? ACSA provides individualized, one-on-one, job embedded coaching over the course of this two-year program. Start enrollment in the fall cohort by contacting your Local Program Coordinator (list available online).
When: Enrollment deadline Sept. 15
Info: acsa.org/credentialing
4. Summit Keynote spotlight: Dr. Rick Rigsby
Dr. Rick Rigsby became an Internet sensation when his speech on hope was viewed by over 300 million people worldwide. An internationally recognized motivational speaker, his engagements span the globe, with audiences including Fortune 500 companies, service organizations, educational institutions, and professional sports organizations.
When: Nov. 4-6, 2021
Where: San Francisco (Hilton San Francisco Union Square)
Cost: $549 ACSA members
Register: bit.ly/ACSASummit2021
5. Don’t miss these August Academies
Build skills for your job, or get on the fast track to your next job, with 27 academies across 10 leadership specializations. Some Academies (Special Education, Co-Administration and Personnel) begin in August, so reserve your space now.
When: 70-100 hours of instruction held on weekends throughout the school year
Where: Virtual/online only
Cost: $1,285-$1,695, depending on Academy specialization
Register: www.acsa.org/academies
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