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California Title I Conference

Navigating the Way for California's Future

The 2016 California Title I Conference, “Navigating the Way for California’s Future,” was held at the Sheraton Gateway hotel in Los Angeles, California, March 1-3, 2016. The event was organized by the Improvement & Accountability Division, District, School & Innovation Branch.

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson opened the conference for over 800 attendees after an energizing introduction by Keric Ashley, Deputy Superintendent.

Keynote speakers included: Shawnterra Moore, Stacey Bess, Kevin Honeycutt, Christopher Emdin, and Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch. Each shared inspirational and compelling stories.

Participants also had the option of attending ten concurrent workshops from a selection of 85 different options. Numerous California Department of Education staff offered technical assistance workshops. In addition, educators from across the state offered informative workshops on a variety of topics.

Bonnie Little Graham, Attorney, Brustein & Manasevit, gave the closing keynote presentation of the conference. She provided an informative and timely presentation regarding the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) titled, ESSA’bout Time!

Thank you to each of you for attending and/or presenting at the 2016 California Title I Conference

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Title I Policy & Program Guidance Office
Phone: 916-319-0917
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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, March 23, 2016