SPRING CONFERENCE FOR SMALL SCHOOL LEADERS
Leadership in a Time of Transformation
Join us for WASA’s Spring Conference for Small School Leaders: Leadership in a Time of Transformation. This year’s conference will feature school communications specialist and AI expert, Rebecca Bultsma. Rebecca will challenge small school leaders with her presentation — Using AI to Harness More Time to be Human.
Kim Knight and Art Jarvis will share strategies for Maintaining Positive Relationships and an Outlook of Possibilities in Times of Budgetary Stress.
Gene Sharratt will challenge us to answer the question, “What brings you joy?” In addition, Dan Steele will provide OSPI and Legislative updates.
Of course, there will also be relevant concurrent sessions and numerous opportunities to collaborate with peers.
DATE AND TIME
Monday, March 18 | 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 19 | 7:30 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
PRE-CONFERENCE RECEPTION ON SUNDAY, MARCH 17
i-Ready and WASA invite you to a welcome reception as you arrive in Wenatchee on Sunday. Drop by and enjoy some wine, appetizers and live music and connect with your WA colleagues.
Sunday, March 17 | 5:30 –8:30 p.m.
Horan Estates Winery
15 Second Street, Suite 101
The Horan Estates Winery is conveniently located across from the Coast Hotel/next to Wenatchee Convention Center. RSVP is appreciated.
District administrators and school Board Directors.
If you are a leader in a district with 2,500 or fewer FTE, this conference is designed for you. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from and with your colleagues from across the state through content developed to meet your unique needs as a small school leader.
Non-member Conference Attendee—$425
Up to (9.25) WA State Approved Clock Hours are included in registration based on your participation. Clock-hours forms will be available at the registration table following the conference.
The following meals are included in registration:
· Monday Breakfast
· Monday Lunch
· Tuesday Breakfast
· Tuesday Lunch
Additionally, registrants are encouraged to participate in the following events:
· Sunday Evening Pre-conference Reception sponsored by Curriculum Associates
· Monday Afternoon Ice Cream Social
· Monday Early Evening Reception sponsored by Beresford, McKinstry, and OAC
A $75 administrative fee applies to all cancellations submitted by March 3. No refunds after March 3. No Show = No Refund.
REGISTER AS EXHIBITOR
Exhibitor registration is now open!
Exhibits are open on Monday only.
View the exhibitor information sheet here.
EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION QUESTIONS
Contact Kaley VonVolkli with exhibitor questions.
Contact Kim Fry with event questions.
Contact Mike Nelson to become a conference sponsor.
Contact Ryan Hickerson at firstname.lastname@example.org with registration questions.
Contact Kim Fry at email@example.com or Mike Nelson firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about the program.
Interested in attending an upcoming conference? Check out the WASA Conference Calendar.