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NAEP State Convention

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March 26-27, 2019  |  Grand Island

NAEP State Convention mailer.pdf

The mission of NAEP is to provide opportunities for fellowship and collaboration to support the success of the board of education, administration, staff, students, and communities.

There is a block of hotel rooms at the Ramada Midtown Conference Center - Grand Island (308-384-1330) for $89.95 per night. Mention NASB when booking your room. Rooms must be booked by March 11, 2019 to receive the discounted rate. 

Agenda
Tuesday, March 26
1:15 PM - Registration - ATRIUM
1:30 PM - Welcome & Introduction of Officers
2:00 PM - Breakout Sessions

Gallup: Turning Talents into Strengths
Shari Becker - NASB Certified Strengths Coach

Workers Comp and ALICAP Insurance 
Megan Boldt - Director of ALICAP/Insurance

Sparq Meetings & Programs 
Craig Caples - NASB Director of Technology

3:00 PM - Break
3:10 PM - Breakout Sessions

Record Storage and Retention
Austin Rhodes - RIM Specialist, Sec. of State-Records Management

Mindfulness for Stress Reduction and Well-being
Tonya Vyhlidal - EHA Wellness

Board Meetings and Minutes 
Marcia Herring - NASB Director of Board Leadership

4:10 PM - Break
4:20 PM Round I – Table Talk Timeout

Engage in general discussion of questions that pertain to the work and role of the following positions. What questions do you have for one another; what challenges do you face?  What tips and tricks do you recommend?  Table Groups Available:  Business Managers and Bookkeepers; Secretaries and Administrative Assistance - ESU-Specific Roles - Other and/or combined roles

4:50 PM - Break
5:00 PM - Safety and Security Panel

Officer Jason Urbanski,  Grand Island Public School Resource Officer
Seif Mahagoub, Lincoln Southeast Campus Supervisor
Lee Jacobsen, Grand Island Public School Safety Coordinator

5:45 PM - Hotel Check-In
6:15 PM - Social Hour 
6:45 PM - Dinner 
8:00 PM - Hospitality Suite

Dessert and Drinks Sponsored by Sparq Data Solutions

Wednesday, March 27
6:30 AM - Fit and Fresh: Optional Walk Outside
8:00 AM - Registration
8:15 AM - “The Secret Kindness Agents”

Dr. Ferial Pearson, Assistant Professor, College of Education, University of Nebraska Omaha 
Moved by the Sandy Hook tragedy, Pearson wondered if a simple act of kindness could change a life so she and her students became the Secret Kindness Agents. They not only changed the lives of those they met, they changed their own.

9:15 AM - Break
9:30 AM - Round II – Table Talk Timeout

Choose Two 30-minute sessions at a table of your choice. Table Topics Available:
Budgeting/Accounting - ESU ESSA Coding* - District ESSA Coding/AFR Uploading* - Record Storage/Retention - Task/Organizational Management - HR/Payroll - Board Meetings - Social Media/Marketing - School Foundation/Alumni Association
(*NDE Available for Questions)

10:30 AM - Break
10:45 AM - Breakout Sessions

2018/19 Coding Structure (ESSA): Uploading the AFR
Nebraska Department of Education

Legal and Legislative Updates
Colby Coash - NASB Associate Executive Director

Job Description + (Self/Supervisor) Evaluation = Success
Marcia Herring, NASB Director of Board Leadership

11:45 AM - Lunch
12:30 PM Round III – Table Talk Timeout

Engage in general discussion of questions and hot topics that pertain to the size of the district you serve. What questions, challenges, tips/tricks do you have? Table Groups Available: 0-250 Enrollment | 250-750 Enrollment | 750-2,000 Enrollment | 2,000+ Enrollment

1:15 PM - “Healthy Communication in the Midst of Conflict”

NASB Board Leadership Team

2:45 PM - Closing, Evaluation & NAEP Annual Workshop Discussion
3:00 PM - Adjourn 2019 NAEP State Convention

*NDE Available for Questions

The mission of NAEP is to provide opportunities for fellowship and collaboration to support the success of the board of education, administration, staff, students, and communities.

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