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Tuesday Sessions

Registration, Breakfast and Exhibitor Time   7:30am-8:50am

Breakfast and Registration
Single presenter
Mandilee Gonzales
Good morning! Join us bright and early for a delightful breakfast and check in if you haven't already. This is also an opportunity for you to visit with our exhibitors and connect with people you haven't seen for a while or meet new people! Don't miss out on this chance to connect, learn, and start your day on an energizing note!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Opening Session   9:00am-10:30am

CAEP Summit 2023 Opening Session
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
We are thrilled to kick off the CAEP Summit 2023, an in-person event that promises to be an impactful gathering. This year, we'll be putting the spotlight on the state's priorities in adult education, and we are eager to benefit from the insightful presentations by our esteemed CAEP Leadership. What's more, we'll be honoring not just one, but two model programs that have set benchmarks in the field. Get ready to be inspired - let's anchor the state priorities in adult education together!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 1   10:40am-11:40am

Intentional Immigrant Integration: Supporting immigrant students and their families with the immigrant integration framework as a guide to support partnership and program development
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Paul Rosenbloom
Immigrants are vital to California and comprise the majority of participants in the California Adult Education Program (CAEP) participants. CAEP consortia across the state are utilizing the Immigrant Integration framework as a tool to support intentional partnership and program development to support immigrant students. This session will highlight successful projects, lessons learned and provide tools for consortia looking to start their own.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: PDV )
Data & Accountability: A Hands-on Approach
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Carla Slowiczek
Participate in an activity that tracks student data as it moves from an update record to the CAEP Summary Report. During this hands-on session, participants will work in groups and reference adult learner scenarios to complete a student update record, utilize resources such as the Data Dictionary, and follow student data across a CAEP Summary Report.
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Frustrated with your SIS? Learn about 2 schools’ implementation of a new alternative.
Single presenter
Sean Abajian
Principal Sean Abajian will share results from a new statewide survey of adult school principals regarding SIS concerns. Then he will talk about the latest SIS he created and its recent implementation in two schools. The new system is fully customized for adult schools with online registration, automated messaging, teacher & student portals, student plans & live dashboards using low-code software.
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California Adult Education Technology and Distance Learning: A Look at the Data
Single presenter
Anthony Burik
The Technology and Distance Learning for California Adult Education report provides an overview of these topics in WIOA-funded adult schools and noncredit community college programs. We share findings from the 2021-22 report and invite participants to discuss online and blended learning as well as the impact of technology adoption in the delivery of program offerings as we look at the data. We also will reflect on the challenges and opportunities in adult education post-pandemic.
(AUD: ADM, TEA • PGM: TDL )
The Ridiculously Easy Guide to Consortium Engagement: 7 Key Moves for Turning the Cruise Ship
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Michele Stiehl
COVID propelled LARAEC in building new structures for communication, collaboration, and sharing. Consortium engagement isn’t about apps but mindset. Hear about our 7 concepts for creative consorting.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: LDR )

Exhibitor Block / Transition to Lunch   11:40am-12:00pm

Exhibitor
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
Experience the vibrancy of the CAEP Summit exhibitors' area where you'll have the opportunity to learn about products and services designed to for adult learners to help support adult education programs. Your journey of discovery can take place at your own pace, as CAEP TAP has allocated plenty of time for each attendee to visit on their own time.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Hosted Lunch   12:00pm-01:00pm

Lunch
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
CAEP TAP is excited to recognize the OTAN Student Succeed recipients at the CAEP Summit 2023! During this lunch session, attendees will be invited to celebrate the Students Succeed honorees and hear their stories. Maria Cornellier of Castro Valley Adult and Career Education and Francisco Solano of Salinas Adult School.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 2 (90 minutes)   1:10pm-2:40pm

Supporting Student Transitions to Postsecondary Education and the Workforce
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Kathleen Porter
Are you interested in supporting adult learners' transitions to postsecondary education and the workforce? Please join us to learn about CALPRO’s newest Community of Practice (CoP). Successful postsecondary and workforce transition can change the life trajectories of adult learners and their families. Come and find out how you can participate in this CoP with your consortium partners.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: LRT )
Practical Strategies for Leveraging Chat GPT in Adult Education as a Transition Navigator: Empowering Adult Learners
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Grace Davis
This proposal aims to explore the potential of Chat GPT, an advanced language model, as a valuable tool for transition navigators in adult education. We will provide practical strategies for incorporating Chat GPT into everyday practice, enabling transition navigators to better support adult learners. By leveraging this technology, transition navigators can offer personalized guidance, access to information, and resources, thereby empowering adult learners to navigate their educational journeys
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: TDL )
Using a Collaborative Approach to Design and Deliver In-House Professional Development as a Way to Build Community and Enhance Diverse Adult Learners’ Success
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Susan W. Akhavan
Collaboration demonstrates that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Join SOCRC to experience how we plan and execute our in-house, multi-agency professional development events. Our design capitalizes on our consortium faculty’s expertise in enhancing student learning through creative, diverse approaches, and builds community by welcoming attendees’ collaborative contributions. Delve into this session and take home inclusive strategies that can be easily implemented in your practice.
(AUD: ADM, TEA • PGM: LDR )
Strengthening Collaboration & Partnerships: One Unified School District and Community College Approach
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Neda Anasseri
Discover the successful collaboration and partnerships between Apple Valley Adult School and Victor Valley College in accelerating learner matriculation and workforce integration. Learn how training and a comprehensive site plan have strengthened team dynamics, improved communication, and utilized individual strengths. Explore accomplishments, including tailored ESL orientation, expanded course offerings, and increased student attendance and persistence rates.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: LDR )
How Adults Learn: Using Adragogical Theory to Promote Engagement and Retention of Students
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mitch Rosin
This workshop will cover the assumptions about adult learners, learning styles and cycles, contextualized learning, adult learning theory, student learning outcomes, and strategies to enhance learning for adult students. In addition to theory, you will learn practical strategies that can be used in classrooms to increase content retention, skills mastery, and learner engagement.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR )

Session 3 (60 minutes)   2:50pm-3:50pm

College transitions and partnerships: You can not have one without the other.
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Emma Diaz
Elevate your understanding of college transitions to a higher level. This presentation will outline the process used for building the partnership between Inland Career Education Center and San Bernardino Valley College and the benefit to students currently seeking to further their education with postsecondary options.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: LDR )
CAEP as a Catalyst for Developing a Regional Pathway System - The Delta Sierra Adult Education Alliance’s Logistics, Industrial Maintenance and Manufacturing (LIMM) Pathway Bridge program
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Paul Rosenbloom
The Delta Sierra Adult Education Alliance’s (DSAEA) Logistics, Industrial Maintenance and Manufacturing (LIMM) Pathway Bridge program will prepare participants for success in employment, further education or earn and learn opportunities. The partnership of DSAEA members, San Joaquin County WorkNet, Community Based Organizations, employers and other public agencies is designed to address ongoing shortages in the labor force, and develop pathways to family sustaining careers
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: PDV )
Sourdough and Yoga. . . Lessons Learned from the Pandemic
Single presenter
Mitch Rosin
This session will highlight lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic across four groups: adult education, students, teachers, and administrators.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 4 (60 minutes)   4:00pm-5:00pm

Get to Know Your Noncredit Colleagues   5:30pm-6:30pm

Get to Know Your Noncredit Colleagues
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Lisa Mednick Takami, Ed.D.
CAEP TAP NOCE (CC TAP) is excited to invite everyone to our networking event - "Meet Your Noncredit Colleagues!" This is your golden opportunity to dive into an ocean of shared knowledge on noncredit-specific conversations. Exchange best practices, unveil new strategies, and forge invaluable connections with your fellow professionals. Can't wait to see you there!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Wednesday Sessions

Breakfast and Exhibitor Time   7:30am-8:50am

Breakfast and Registration
Single presenter
Mandilee Gonzales
Good morning! Join us bright and early for a delightful breakfast and check in if you haven't already. This is also an opportunity for you to visit with our exhibitors and connect with people you haven't seen for a while or meet new people! Don't miss out on this chance to connect, learn, and start your day on an energizing note!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

CAEP Address   9:00am-10:00am

CAEP Update
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
Kick off the second day of the 2023 Summit, CAEP TAP is delighted to have notable representatives from the Chancellor's Office and the California Department of Education share the CAEP Update. Their valuable insight on policy and programs will strengthen our collective effort. With a strong dedication to our adult learners CAEP TAP anticipates a rich session that will further advance our shared educational goals.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 5 (90 minutes)   10:10am-11:40am

Using CHAT GPT for teacher lesson support
Single presenter
susan Gaer
Learn how to write a good prompt for easy lesson development. In this session, the presenter will share how to use CHATGPT to enhance your lessons. In addition, we will discuss some of the risks and challenges of this exciting technology.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: TDL )
Who's going to do the work? South Bay Consortium for Adult Education's approach to aligning organizational structure and annual plan.
Single presenter
Ilse Pollet
How will your organizational structure support the goals identified in your three year plan? What do consortium-wide functions look like? How might you organize cross-consortium work groups around various projects? Join SBCAE leadership for a conversation about consortium structure, staffing and work groups for maximum impact.
(AUD: ADM • PGM: LDR )
Motivating your Employees
Single presenter
Suzanne Webb
Setting and communicating professional expectations for your employees allows them to truly understand what is expected as a professional at your school site (or in your organization). Following all Collective Bargaining Agreements, building relational capacity, having a "coach" mindset, and staying true to your word will inspire your employees to meet or exceed your standards.
(AUD: ADM • PGM: LDR )

Exhibitor Time and No-Host Lunch   11:40am-01:00pm

Exhibitor
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
Experience the vibrancy of the CAEP Summit exhibitors' area where you'll have the opportunity to learn about products and services designed to for adult learners to help support adult education programs. Your journey of discovery can take place at your own pace, as CAEP TAP has allocated plenty of time for each attendee to visit on their own time.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 6 (60 minutes)   1:10pm-2:10pm

Coming Together as a Team: How South Orange County Regional Consortium used Collaborative Policy Development and Member Effectiveness Self-Assessment to Support Agency Fiscal Needs and Guide Consortium Practice
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Karima Feldhus
Join members of the South Orange County Regional Consortium as they describe how the consortium developed policies that facilitated more transparent sharing of fiscal information to maintain compliance with updated CAEP legislation and led to the development of a system of self-assessments to measure member effectiveness. Audience participants will be encouraged to ask questions and share best practices. Everyone will walk away with digital copies of the self-assessments and consortium bylaws.
(AUD: ADM, STF • PGM: LDR )
WSCS - Giving Students the Edge with the Newly Remodeled Workforce Skills Certification System (Part 1)
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
JoDee Slyter
The session will Introduce the newly remodeled and streamlined Workforce Skills Certification System from CASAS with a focus on program implementation. Presenters will provide information on the value and relevancy of the components of the system and how participation provides opportunities for students entering the workforce, demonstrate the programs and software. Attendees will learn how students will benefit, consider ways of integrating content, and how students achieve certification.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: PDV )

Exhibitor Time   2:10pm-2:40pm

Exhibitor
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
Experience the vibrancy of the CAEP Summit exhibitors' area where you'll have the opportunity to learn about products and services designed to for adult learners to help support adult education programs. Your journey of discovery can take place at your own pace, as CAEP TAP has allocated plenty of time for each attendee to visit on their own time.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 7 (90 minutes)   2:50pm-4:20pm

Beyond the numbers: Improving our transition services through assessment
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Ute Maschke
Transition support services aim to facilitate smooth and effective transitions for students from one educational level to another or from school to the workforce. While these services undoubtedly play a crucial role in helping students navigate through various challenges, measuring their exact impact can be challenging. This workshop will introduce a tool – a comprehensive outcomes metrics – the consortium-wide team developed to measure their own performance.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: LRT )
Bridging the Digital Divide: Adult Ed.’s Student Technology Intake Survey
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Neda Anasseri
This conference session aims to shed light on the critical issue of technology access among adult learners and provide insights into effective intake survey results and strategies. In an increasingly digital world, equitable access to technology is essential for adult learners to succeed in education and beyond. We will also discuss critical issues of technology access amongst our adult learners and provide insights into effective data collection strategies.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: TDL )
Andragogy and Equity - How can we best meet the needs of diverse adult learners?
Single presenter
Grace Sauser
How can we transform Adult Education to better meet the unique learning needs of adults and work towards greater equity? In this session, we will explore the concepts of andagogy (adult learning theory) and equity and discuss practical ways that schools can address both by providing autonomy, relevance, flexibility, and connectedness. Specific strategies will be modeled and shared and participants will walk away with a draft plan for enhancing equitable practices in their own programs.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: PDV )

CAEP Networking Event   4:45pm-6:45pm

Networking
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
Mandilee Gonzales
We are thrilled to extend an invitation to you for an exhilarating evening of relaxation & networking! After soaking up a wealth of knowledge in our dynamic sessions, how about unwinding and sharing insights with your peers? Let's get together, exchange ideas about the innovative tools and strategies that sparked your interest, and explore ways to seamlessly anchor the state's priorities into your programs! Trust us, it's not just a networking event - it's a fun-filled opportunity!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Thursday Sessions

Breakfast and Exhibitor Time   7:30am-8:30am

Breakfast and Registration
Single presenter
Mandilee Gonzales
Good morning! Join us bright and early for a delightful breakfast and check in if you haven't already. This is also an opportunity for you to visit with our exhibitors and connect with people you haven't seen for a while or meet new people! Don't miss out on this chance to connect, learn, and start your day on an energizing note!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Session 8 (60 minutes)   8:40am-9:40am

Creating Teacher Leaders
Single presenter
Yecsenia Delgado
Join us and learn about the Digital Leadership Academy, a two-year professional development project that provides teachers with coaching opportunities and assists agencies in meeting their technology integration, distance learning, and/or blended teaching program goals and development.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: LDR )

Session 9 (60 minutes)   9:50am-10:50am

Session 10 (60 minutes)   11:00am-12:00pm

WSCS - Giving Students the Edge with the Newly Remodeled Workforce Skills Certification System (Part 2)
Multiple presenters (maximum is 6 presenters)
JoDee Slyter
The session will introduce the functionality of the newly remodeled and streamlined Workforce Skills Certification System from CASAS with a focus on the student portal and accessibility. Presenters will demonstrate the streamlined process of the system, how students and staff will access the WSCS, and the process for assessing student progress. Attendees will learn about the features of the system, operations, and requirements in the Student Portal.
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, LDR, LRT, PDV, PGE, TDL )

Closing   12:10pm-12:40pm

Closing and Opportunity Drawing
Single presenter
Mandilee Gonzales
As we come to a close for this year's CAEP Summit 2023, we are already eagerly awaiting the 2024 Summit set to take place in the beautiful region of Northern California! We hope that everyone was able to expand their knowledge, connect with colleagues, and discover or rediscover innovative strategies. We're thrilled to wrap up this event with an opportunity drawing for our attendees. Keep in mind, you must be present to win. Wishing you all the very best of luck!
(AUD: ADM, STF, TEA • PGM: CRR, EQT, LDR, LRT, MKT, PDV, PGE, TDL )
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