Conference Sessions

Tuesday Session 2 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Bondi
Sheraton Grand

Recruitment, Retention, & R- ticulation: The Three Rs – Guidelines for a Successful Academy.

Cathy Campbell

PALM: Palm Springs High School Academy for Learning Medicine

Michael Ventura

Todd Mathis


02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 307
Sacramento Convention Center

A to Z in Using Industry and Business in CTE?

Charles Parker

California Department of Education

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 103
Sacramento Convention Center

An Approach to Career Awareness for Middle School

Sonia Martin

Ohlone College

Susi Huschle

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Beavis
Sheraton Grand

At-Risk 101

Nicole Manalang

San Gabriel High School Business and Technology Academy

Joan Lee

Jennifer Kim

San Gabriel High School Business and Technology Academy

Qui Nguy

San Gabriel High School Business and Technology Academy

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 309
Sacramento Convention Center

Bridging with Bootcamps - ICT Pathway

Richard Grotegut

Ohlone College

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 104
Sacramento Convention Center

Building 7-12 Pathways and Career Exploration

Larry Machado

Manteca Unified School District

Greg Conway

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Falor Room
Sheraton Grand

Building a Strong Foundation

Cristen Rasmussen

Costa Mesa High School

Cheri Daniels

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 312
Sacramento Convention Center

Career Technical Education Certificate of Completion

Chris Melgoza

Kerman High School

Jason Metcalf

Daniel Ramirez

Kerman High School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 201
Sacramento Convention Center

Certiport Mobile Testing Lab - Free Certification Vouchers and Testing

Brent Clark

Certiport Inc.

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 314
Sacramento Convention Center

Classroom Ready ACTIVITIES from Geometry in Construction

Scott Burke

Loveland High School

Tom Moore

Anne Larson

Loveland High School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Compagno
Sheraton Grand

Coaching a Successful Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)

Jessica Parent

Cathedral City High School HEAL

Ruth Kwake

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 202
Sacramento Convention Center

College and Career Ready: What do we mean?

Brad Stam


Svetlana Darche

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 205
Sacramento Convention Center

Connecting the Newsroom and the Classroom

Matthew Green


02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Exhibit Hall D
Sacramento Convention Center

CTE and Common Core Standards: How CCS may lead to a CTE Renaissance

Mike Fischer

49er ROP / Placer County Office of Education

Ward Andrus

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 315
Sacramento Convention Center

Cybersecurity Pathways in Protective Services

Dan Manson

Cal Poly Pomona

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Regency D
Hyatt Regency

Deer Valley Game Programmers, Inc.

Sharon Fraser

Bus Tech Academy DVHS

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 313
Sacramento Convention Center

Developing Integrated Curriculum Units through Backwards Planning

Kami Dexter

Leuzinger High School Multimedia Careers Academy

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Carr
Sheraton Grand

Digital Media Project Integration: Success and Questions

Paul Kinunen

Windsor High School

Pete Stefanisko

Krista Raszler

Windsor High School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 319
Sacramento Convention Center

Digital Self-Portraits

Kristin Farr

KQED Public Media

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 311
Sacramento Convention Center

Entrepreneurship for All Pathways

Charles Monahan

Business and Entrepreneurship Center at Napa Valley College

Sheryl Ryder

Alex Kramer

Business & Entrepreneurship Center at Cabrillo College

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Regency A
Hyatt Regency

Environmental Analysis Through Chemistry- A New D Requirement Science Course.

Lance Powell

Menlo-Atherton High School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 304
Sacramento Convention Center

Health Careers Pathways: A Multi-Faceted CTE Model Impacting Youths' Career Readiness in Healthcare

Gustavo Loera

Mental Health America of Los Angeles

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Regency F
Hyatt Regency

How to Create a Sustainable Bicycle Education Program Through Community Collaboration With the Local Bicycling Industry

Katie DeClercq

Project Bike Trip

Berri Michel

Mark Hodges

The Regional Occupational Program for Santa Cruz County

Kirk Bernhardt

The Regional Occupational Program for Santa Cruz County

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm McGinnis
Sheraton Grand

Increase Student Engagement in Your Classroom

Aazam Irilian

National Academy Foundation (NAF)

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Kamilos/Hendricks/Baker Room - 3rd Floor
Sheraton Grand

Making it Fair--Equitable Student Recruitment for Multiple Academy School Sites

Angie Kania, Acadmey Coordinator/Nationally Board Certified Teacher

Academy of Information Technology, Hoover High School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Regency B
Hyatt Regency

Marketing CTE in your District or County

Alyssa Lynch

Santa Clara County Office of Education

Eileen Becker

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Grand Nave Gardenia
Sheraton Grand

Multiple Academies as a Whole School Reform Strategy

Linda Greer

Cordova High School

Chris Almeida

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 302/303
Sacramento Convention Center

Pathway to Possibilities

Charles T. Duray

U.S. Army, Commander

Jamie Grymes

Philip Stage

Army Reserve Employer Relations

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 203
Sacramento Convention Center

PBL Instructional Unit: Underground Energy or Not?

Norma Williamson

La Mirada High School

Padmini Kishore

John Alvarez

La Mirada High School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 204
Sacramento Convention Center

Profile of the California Partnership Academies 2009-10

Charles Dayton

Career Academy Support Network

David Stern

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Regency E
Hyatt Regency

Public Relations for your CPA

Valerie Olenick


Lisa Weber

Rena Starr

Canoga Park High Schoo

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 308
Sacramento Convention Center

Santa Barbara City College Dual Enrollment Program and Progression of Education Model

Lauren Wintermeyer

Santa Barbara City College

Jesus Vega

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 101/102
Sacramento Convention Center

Soft Skills: We Know They Need Them. How Do We Teach Them?

Trish Bobst

Cengage Learning

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Regency C
Hyatt Regency

Student Leaders, Mentors, and Service Learning – The Keys to a Successful Academy

Sal & Cindy Lascola

Monterey Trail High School

Doc Dochtermann, PMP, PMI-SP, CISSP, MCTS

Brian Bratonia


Louie Meletidis

Microsoft Corporation

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 301
Sacramento Convention Center

Success Strategies for Implementing Work Based Learning Activities

Lori Marchy

Turlock HIgh School

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Exhibit Hall E
Sacramento Convention Center

Survival 101: How to Complete Your State Report

Michael Jackson

the Media Academy

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 306
Sacramento Convention Center

Swimming in the Deep Water

Gail Chapman

University of California, Los Angeles

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm Grand Nave Camellia
Sheraton Grand

Teaching as if All our Academy Students are Honors Students

Patricia Clark

Career Academy Support Network (CASN)

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 310
Sacramento Convention Center

Using Perkins Data to Drive Program Improvement

Russell Weikle

California Department of Education

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 316
Sacramento Convention Center


Mark Thompson

National Educator Program (NEP)

02/14/2012 - 1:15pm - 2:30pm 317/318
Sacramento Convention Center

Woodland High School Veterans Project

Michael Owens

Woodland High School Agriculture and Environmental Science Academy

Erica Chung

California Industry Sectors
California Partnership Academies