Please note: Name badges are required to attend all BOOST Conference events including all meals and all workshops.
BOOST NATION Town Hall meetings are informal public meetings scheduled throughout the conference with national leaders. Everybody in the out-of-school time community is invited to attend, voice their opinions, share issues and challenges, share promising practices and hear the responses from public figures and elected officials about shared subjects of interest in your community.
Wednesday, April 27
Expanding Student Success: The State of Expanded Learning in California
Dr. William J. Ellerbee, Jr., Deputy Superintendent of the Student Support & Special Services Branch; CA Department of Education, Sacramento, CA; Michael Funk, Director; Heather Williams, Strategic Initiatives Coordinator, After School Division, CA Department of Education, Sacramento, CA; Tim Taylor, Superintendent, Butte County Office of Education, Oroville, CA; Stacey Ault Bell, Youth Development Director, Sacramento City Unified School District, Sacramento, CA
Sisters Inspiring Change: Uniting Voices
Angelica Ramsey, Associate Superintendent, Santa Clara County Office of Education, San Jose, CA
Thursday, April 28
After School Education and Safety Program (ASES) Financing Policy: It Doesn’t Add Up
Jessica Gunderson, Policy Director, Partnership for Children & Youth, Oakland, CA; Steve Amick, Director of Policy & Partnerships, THINK Together, Santa Ana, CA; Ruth Obel-Jorgensen, Executive Director, California School-Age Consortium, Oakland, CA
Understanding the Next 21st Century Funding Opportunities in California
Don Taylor, Education Administrator, California Department of Education, Sacramento, CA
Expanded Learning in the LCAP: Benefits for Districts and Students
Michael Funk, Director, CA Department of Education, After School Division, Sacramento, CA; Katie Brackenridge, Sr. Director, Partnerships for Children & Youth, Oakland, CA; Angelica Ramsey, Associate Superintendent, Santa Clara County Office of Education, Santa Clara, CA; Randy Mehrten, Senior Director, Safe & Healthy Kids, Fresno County Office of Education, Fresno, CA; Allison Haynes, Administrator, Pupil & Administrative Services, Division of Educational Services, Riverside County Office of Education, Riverside, CA; William McCoy, Superintendent, Red Bluff Union Elementary School District, Red Bluff, CA
To see the full description of each BOOST Nation: Town Hall, please visit the workshop tab.
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