CABE's Webinar
On-Demand Library 
(Please note some webinars are for a fee)

During the COVID-19 crisis, CABE has developed a number of webinars valuable to board members and superintendents. To make these programs more readily available at a time convenient to the user, they have been archived with links to registration.

Please see below for the complete listing.

Let Your Voices Be Heard Webinar Series

Governor's 2021-23 Budget

Presenters:

Patrice McCarthy, Deputy Director and General Counsel, CABE
Sheila McKay, Sr. Staff Associate for Government Relations, CABE

Watch Here

 

February 2021 Webinar Series (2 Sessions)

School Board Leadership Through Effective Policy

Presenter: Vin Mustaro, Sr. Staff Associate for Policy Services, CABE

Register Here


A New Year: A Lot Has Changed; A Lot Hasn’t – What Can We Do?

Presenter: Dr. Martha Brackeen-Harris, Consultant, CABE 

Register Here (Comming Soon)

January 2021 Webinar Series (2 Sessions)

Promoting Civility Around the Board Table and Beyond

Presenters:

Patrice McCarthy, Deputy Director and General Counsel, CABE
Liz Brown, Board Member, Waterbury; First Vice President, CABE
Robert Rader, Executive Director, CABE

Register Here


Relationships Matter!

Presenters:

Robert Rader, Executive Director, CABE
Lydia Tedone, Board Member Simsbury; Regional Director, NSBA
Patrice McCarthy, Deputy Director and General Counsel, CABE

Register Here

December 2020 Webinar Series (2 Sessions)

The Board’s Role in the Budget Process

Presenters:

Michael Purcaro, Town Administrator, Vernon; Board Chair, Ellington Board of Education
Brian Greenleaf, Director of Finance and Operations, Ellington Public Schools

Register Here


The Board’s Role in Advocacy

Presenter:

Sheila McKay, Sr. Staff Associate for Government Relations, CABE

Register Here

November 2020 Webinar Series (3 Sessions)

Session 1: Roles and Responsibilities of Board Members and Superintendents

Presenters:

Patrice McCarthy, Deputy Director and General Counsel, CABE
Nick Caruso, Sr. Staff Associate for Field Services and Coordinator of Technology, CABE

Register Here


Session 2: Continuing the Conversation: What We’ve Learned and What We Still Need to Learn

Presenter: Martha Brackeen-Harris, Consultant, CABE

Register Here 


Session 3: The Board’s Role in Communications

Presenter:

Lisa Steimer, Sr. Staff Associate for Professional Development and Communications, CABE

Register Here

Principles of Disaster Psychology in the Management of School District Response to the COVID-19 Virus

Presenter:

Dr. David Johnson, Co-Director, Post Traumatic Stress Center; Yale School of Medicine; Founder, The Miss Kendra Programs

Register Here

2020 CABE Virtual Legal Issues Workshop (4 Sessions)

Session 1: Current Labor Relations and Human Resource Issues

Presenters:

Kevin Roy, Attorney, Shipman & Goodwin
Natalia Sieira Millan, Attorney, Shipman & Goodwin

Register Here


Session 2: Special Education Issues

Presenter: Michelle Laubin, Attorney, Berchem Moses

Register Here


Session 3: Board Meetings in A Virtual or Hybrid World

Presenter: Mark Sommaruga, Attorney, Pullman & Comley

Register Here


Session 4: Extracurricular Activities, Transportation and Liability

Presenter: Fred Dorsey, Attorney, Kainen, Escalera & McHale

Register Here

Virtual Fall Meeting of Superintendents Administrative Professionals

Discussion on Indoor Air Quality in Schools

Presenters:

Kosta Diamantis, Deputy Secretary, Office of Policy Management
Charlene Russell-Tucker, Deputy Commissioner, Connecticut State Department of Education

Register Here

2020 CABE Virtual Summer Leadership Conference (6 Sessions)

Session 1: The Role of Board Members as Leaders in a Time of Crisis

Presenter: Commissioner Miguel Cardona

Register Here 


Session 2: Unprecedented Leadership: Navigating Legal, Policy, Advocacy and Governance Issues

Presenters: CABE Senior Staff

Register Here 


Session 3: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Series – 2nd Session

Dear School Boards, Your Students, and Staff of Color Are Not Okay: What Can School Boards and Superintendents Do?

Presenter: Dr. Martha Brackeen-Harris, CABE Consultant

Register Here


Session 4: Trauma/Adverse Childhood Experiences

Presenter: Adam Lustig, NSBA Center for Safe Schools

Register Here


Session 5: What School Boards Need to Know About Finance and Building Preparations/Maintenance in Light of COVID19

Presenters:

Bernice Rick, Business Manager, Naugatuck Public Schools
Wayne Casper, Director of Facilities/Transportation Coordinator, Bloomfield Public Schools
Rich Carmelich, Chief Operations Officer, EdAdvance

Register Here


Session 6: Student Voice

Presenters:

Milan Chand, Former Student Member, State Board of Education
Sophia Chin, Former Student Member, State Board of Education

Register Here

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