2019 CABE/CAPSS Convention
Every Student, Every Story
November 15-16, 2019
Mystic Marriott Hotel, Groton

Convention At A Glance

Friday, November 15, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am     

Registration Begins......................................................................... Mystic Ballroom

Networking and Continental Breakfast | Exhibit Area Opens.................. Mystic Ballroom

8:30 - 10:45 am  

Welcome....................................................................................... Marriott Ballroom

Student Performance | Remarks | CAPSS Superintendent of the Year Keynote Address -

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Talented Student Showcase..................................................... Marriott Ballroom Lobby


10:45 am - 12:05 pm

Session A Workshops

A1 Recent Legislative Action Affecting Local District Policy (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS) A2 Leveraging Portrait of a Graduate for District Improvement (PG, DEE)

A2 Leveraging Portrait of a Graduate for District Improvement (PG, DEE)

A3 High-Impact Family Engagement: Promoting Equity and Student Success (DEE) A4 Legislative Issues (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

A4 Legislative Issues (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

A5 New Britain Public Schools Minority Recruitment and Retention Strategy Plan (DEE) A6 The Connecticut Lighthouse Project (EC, ONBMS)

A6 The Connecticut Lighthouse Project (EC, ONBMS)

A7 Navigating the Challenges of Transforming Facilities for 21st Century Learning in a Small District (EC) A8 Meeting with the State Board of Education (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

A8 Meeting with the State Board of Education (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)


12:05 - 12:35 pm

Networking, Reception, Exhibits..................................................... Mystic Ballroom

12:35 - 1:35 pm   

Luncheon | Acknowledgment of Guests | Networking........................ Marriott Ballroom

1:35 - 2:05 pm     

Dessert/Networking in Exhibit Area................................................ Mystic Ballroom


2:05 - 3:20 pm     

Session B Workshops

B1 Roles and Responsibilities of Board Members and Superintendents (ONBMS)

B2 Social and Emotional Learning: It Takes a Village and Begins with You (EC, PG, DEE) B3 Effective Board of Education and Superintendent Budget Development (EC)

B3 Effective Board of Education and Superintendent Budget Development (EC)

B4 Absences Add Up! Chronic Absence in Connecticut Schools and Districts (EC, DEE, ONBMS)


2:05 - 4:05 pm     

Session C Clinics

C1 34th Annual Meeting of the Nutmeg Board (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

C2 Blended Learning: Designing for Growth/Journey to Real Conversations About Race and Equity with Educators (DEE)


2:05 - 3:00 pm     

Session D Learning Burst

D1 Promising Practices for Gifted Students from Underserved Populations (DEE)


3:05 - 4:00 pm     

Session E Learning Burst

E1 Connecticut’s Ed Sight (EC, ONBMS)


3:25 – 5:00 pm    

Session F Workshops

F1 The Latest in Collective Bargaining (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

F2 Taking Action for Equity: A Discussion of Districtwide Initiatives (DEE)

F3 Vernon Shared Services Committee and Collaborative Strategies (EC)

F4 Magnet and Charter Schools: What Your District Must Know and How We All Can Get Along (EC, DEE) F5 Equipped for a Lifetime of Learning: The True Portrait of a Graduate (PG, DEE)

F5 Equipped for a Lifetime of Learning: The True Portrait of a Graduate (PG, DEE)


4:10 – 5:05 pm    

Session G Learning Burst

G1 Understanding the Connecticut Certificate for Global Engagement (PG, DEE) G2 Putting It Together through Reflection and Networking (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

G2 Putting It Together through Reflection and Networking (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)


5:00 - 5:45 pm     

Reception............................................................................................ Hotel Lobby

5:45 - 8:15 pm     

Dinner.......................................................................................... Marriott Ballroom

Election Results | President’s Remarks | Teacher of the Year Evening Program 

8:15 - 11:00 pm   

Evening Reception............................................................................. Mystic Ballroom

 

Saturday, November 16, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am     

Registration Begins – Networking and Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 9:30 am     

General Session.............................................................................. Marriott Ballroom

Welcome | Student Performance

9:35 - 10:45 am  

Student Session


9:35 - 10:45 am    

Session H Workshops

H1 Trends (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

H2 Finnish Lessons (EC, PG, DEE, ONBMS)

H3 Emerging Issues in Classroom and Teacher Safety and Collective Bargaining Implications (EC, ONBMS) H4 Student Success: The Role and Impact of Comprehensive School Counseling (PG)

H4 Student Success: The Role and Impact of Comprehensive School Counseling (PG)


9:35 - 11:35 am    

Session I Clinic

I1 Equity in Education: The Power of Storytelling (DEE)

I2 Understanding Connecticut’s Freedom of Information Act (EC, ONBMS)


9:35 - 10:30 am    

Session J Learning Burst

J1 NEASC District Accreditation (PG, DEE)


10:50 am - 12:00 pm

Session K Workshops

K1 Breaking Barriers: Creating Conditions to Close the Achievement Gap (DEE)

K2 Outside the Box: Using Collaborative Legal Tools to Save Your Board Money (EC) K3 Are You Prepared? Public Relations Strategies for Uncertain Times (EC)

K3 Are You Prepared? Public Relations Strategies for Uncertain Times (EC)

K4 Cultivating an Equity Culture (DEE)


11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Networking and Reception........................................................ Marriott Ballroom Lobby

12:05 - 1:35 pm   

Luncheon - Student Panel | Adjourn

The Connecticut Association of Boards of Education - 81 Wolcott Hill Road - Wethersfield, CT 06109 - Phone: 860-571-7446 - Fax: 860-571-7452


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