Association of California School Administrators


A. Purpose
Region VI will develop communities of learning, networks and staff development opportunities that serve the administrators and aspiring administrators of Contra Costa and Alameda Counties by:

  • Providing high quality staff development and training opportunities
  • Provide mentoring and coaching to aspiring and new administrators as well as administrators new to a position
  • Provide support to local Charters for local staff development activities and networking activities
  • Provide opportunities for advocacy for the needs of students at the local and state levels
  • Recognize and celebrate  the accomplishments of outstanding administrators in Region VI
  • Provide scholarships to administrators to expand their knowledge base
  • Increase membership at charter and region levels through concerted recruitment and inclusion in activities at both levels
  • Provide student scholarships to students of active members going on to four year universities

B. Annual Goals – Plans for 2016-2017

  1. Increase communication to all Region VI administrators of state ACSA, Region VI and Charter activities
    • Charter contributions to Region VI newsletter
    • Region VI newsletter published 4 times a year as well as periodic e-blasts via Constant Contact to over 1400 members
    • Use of social media such as Twitter and Facebook
    • Expand Region VI website
    • Promote/remind members about ACSA “app”
    • 1:1 “spread the news” blurbs
    • On-going update of Region VI members emails
  2. Provide a minimum of three professional learning activities for Region VI members
    • Annual Leadership Summit
    • At least two of the following:
      – Media Awareness
      – 1:1Technology/Google
      – Mental Health Services
      – Truancy/Drop Out Interventions
  3. Increase Advocacy at the Local and State Levels
    • Attend the ACSA Legislation Day
    • Invite local legislators to Region VI events
    • Partner with other Educational Agencies on specific issues
    • Educate local legislators on key issues
    • Greater relationships with and/or access to Legislators

C. Specific Events, Activities, and Meetings

  • Fall Planning Conference for all Charter Presidents -8/13/16
  • Executive Committee Meetings Region Officers)-9/16/16, 10/20/16, 11/18/16, 12/9/16,1/6/172/10/17,3/10/17 4/14/17,6/9/17
  • Board of Directors Meetings (Region Officers, Charter Presidents, and Committee Chairpersons) – 9/23/16, 1/13/17, 4/21/17
  • Leadership Assembly – 10/20/16, 1/26/17, 5/11/17
  • Region VI Awards Luncheon
  • Leadership Summit/Awards Night 6/14/17, 6/15/17

D. Budget

Emphasis on the 2016-17 budget is to support our three goals of  providing staff development activities, advocacy and increase communication across the two counties Region VI serves.