Seventy-five percent of districts identified for differentiated assistance are not making progress for students with disabilities in the area of academics, suspension/expulsion and/or graduation rates. Data shows we have not delivered on the educational promise for all students. This session provides updates to California’s structure for differentiated assistance in special education and how districts can access resources, support and assistance as well as ACSA sponsored networks of support and coordinated discussions with respected practitioners. Audience will be asked to share challenges and needs in providing a coordinated, coherent, educational system for all students at all levels. Maureen Burness SPP-TAP Facilitator, SPP-TAP TA Facilitator Co-Director, Statewide Special Ed Task Force Speakers avatar for Heather DiFede Heather DiFede SELPA Director, East County SELPA Dr. Karla Estrada Director, California Collaborative for Educational Excellence Ed MANANSALA County Superintendent of Schools, El Dorado County Jason Willis Director of Strategy & Performance, WestEd
Asian American site leaders from ACSA Regions 2, 4, 5 and 6 gathered to share their personal stories and en...
A guide on meeting the unique circumstances of Black students that school systems have failed to address.
Erin Simons hosts Ron Williams and Will Ector as they talk about their career path to becoming a school superintendent.
Trudy Arriaga, Stacie Stanley, Delores Lindsey discuss promoting and supporting women in their career journey as school administrators.
Parvin Ahmadi, Superintendent of Castro Valley Unified School District, speaks about shared humanity and shares her stories of experiences that have shaped her.
Practical insights and helpful frameworks for administrators as they support teachers in a remote/hybrid learning environment.
In this webinar, we are tackling prevalent Asian American, South Asian/Indian, & Pacific Islander stereotypes — what they are, how to overcome them, and how to use our voices to help others.
Watch Chris Bright, Steven Bailey and Michael Tapia present on the topic of LGBTQ+ students falling through the COVID-19 response cracks.
On June 8 and 25, ACSA hosted two equity-focused live towns hall on the ACSA Facebook and YouTube platforms.
Well known for their leadership in Special Ed, the Orange County Office of Education will discuss their strategies for pivoting to distance learning specifically for moderate and severe students.
Resources on this page are provided by educators and families from around the world. We are collaborating to support the needs of students with significant disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Whittier Union High School District and Orenda Education form a partnership for an equity-focused, systemic approach to school improvement.
During Keannu Linnell’s sophomore year, the junior-varsity quarterback was diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Peninsula Union School District Superintendent-Principal Lark Doolan is the first openly transgender public school superintendent in the country.
Asian American site leaders from ACSA Regions 2, 4, 5 and 6 gathered to share their personal stories and engage in discussions about navigating specific road blocks to their success.