CCASN offers professional development, coaching, resource materials, and technical assistance for secondary educators, schools, and districts. Attending one of CCASNs conference presentations can be the first step in recognizing how to solve complicated challenges facing your academy, school, and/or district. Here is a list of CCCAN’s upcoming conference presentations to support your next steps in solving your challenges.

Educating for Careers Conference March 3-5 2019

Title:            Tools for Leading Sustainable High Quality College and Career Pathways

Time:           Sunday, March 3 Session 1 (9:00 am – 10:30 am)   

Location:     Convention Center – Room 308

Title:            Revisioning STEM Education: Cross-System Design. . . 

Time:           Monday, March 4 Session 1 (10:15 am – 11:15 am)   

Location:     Convention Center – Room 311/312

Title:            Grow Your Own Future Teachers to Fight the Teacher Shortage

Time:           Sunday, March 3 Session 1 (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm)   

Location:     Sheraton Hotel – Camelia Room

Title:        Taming the Master Schedule with an Equity Lens

Time:       Monday, March 4 Session 2 (1:15 pm – 2:30 pm)   

Location: Convention Center – Exhibit Hall E 

Title:         Master Scheduling and Academy Design – Have Cake; Eat it

Time:        Monday, March 4 – Session 3 (3:00 pm – 4:15 pm)   

Location:  Convention Center – Exhibit Hall E

Title:         Aligning District LCAPs with Support for Academies/Pathways

Time:        Tuesday, March 5 – Session 1 (7:45 am – 9:00 am)  

Location:  Sheraton Grand – Camellia Room 

Title:          Incorporating Your Teen CERT Program into Your School and Community

Time:         Monday, March 4 Session 2 (1:15 pm – 2:30 pm)   

Location:   Sheraton Grand – Carr Room

Title:  Administrative Support for California Partnership Academies

Facilitator:  Susan Tidyman, Regional and State Coordinator, College and Career Academy Support Network (CCASN)


  • Pete Callas, Administrator, California Department of Education
  • Kathy Boyd, Director, Career Education, Orange County Department of Education
  • Kathy Hamilton, Director, College and Career Connections, Elk Grove Unified School District
  • Sue Howell, Assistant Principal, Apple Valley High School, Apple Valley
  • Ed Pelfrey, Assistant Principal, Ceres High School, Ceres

All day on Monday, March 3 – Convention Center