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Leadership & Student Engagement & Relationships [clear filter]
Thursday, November 7

9:00am PST

Helping IS Students Save $$$ & Time for College
Presentation will include information highlighting the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) where students can take exam after free online prep to earn college credit at over 2900 institutions. Other information will be shared showing how to save time and money through The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) and Concurrent Enrollment.

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Adam Ochwat

Secondary Teaching Assistant Principal, Capistrano Unified
I have been working in secondary schools for almost 30 years. After experiencing the high costs of college for our two kids (Hello Second Mortgage), I wanted to find ways to help others avoid these high costs. I have found three ways that can dramatically reduce the costs of college... Read More →

Thursday November 7, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am PST
Salon B

1:45pm PST

Creating Community: A Conversation about Strategies for Building School Community in Independent Studies.
The objective of the presentation is to: discuss why creating community in independent studies is important, how SIATech Pico Union independent study creates community, and a brainstorming session to generate ideas among schools on ways to create community.

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Andy Knuth

Teacher, SiaTech
I am an Independent Study High School Teacher at SIATech Charter High School in Pico Union (Los Angeles). We serve students 16-24 for credit recovery providing a flexible strategy for students to get their high school diploma.

Thursday November 7, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm PST