The professional learning portion of our annual Leadership Summit is going virtual. It is now Thriving off the Vine! Join us throughout the year for our Virtual PL Series.

Region 6 Co-Administrators Network

ACSA Region 6 leads a Co-Administrator (vice-principles, assistant principals and other principals in supporting roles) Network to support and inspire emerging leaders in our region. Connect with Co-Administrators from Alameda and Contra Costa Counties to discuss hot topics in leaderships

Kickoff on Tuesday, January 26 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Join Dr. Joelle Hood as she presents Taking Time To B.R.E.A.T.H.E. ~ Strategies for Strengthening Personal and Professional Resilience.

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Follow-Up Meeting on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Registration info coming


3rd Annual Region 6 Equity Symposium (Virtual): Kick-off Panel
Bold and Courageous Leadership = Equity Work

Tuesday February 23, 2021 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Join us as we kick-off the 3rd annual Equity Symposium with a panel of educators. We will discuss the journey to create our Equity consciousness and anti-racist practices together.

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3rd Annual Region 6 Equity Symposium (Virtual):
Bold and Courageous Leadership = Equity Work

Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon

Join us for a powerful day full of self reflection and learning as we increase our Equity consciousness and anti-racist practices together.

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5 Key Principles for Quality Distance Learning

March 16, 2021 from 3:30 to 4:30 pm

Presenters: Christen Northrop and Julie Dooley, Contra Costa COE

The 2020-21 school year continues to unfold and present challenges to educators, students, and families. In planning for our students’ future success in a distance learning, hybrid, or in-person model, we want to be strategic in offering opportunities for learning and moving forward.


Region 6 Women’s Leadership Network

Are you a female leader in education? Are you a male in a position of influence and power who can play a significant role as mentor, sponsor and/or ally for women in your organization?  If you answered yes, join us for dynamic discussions highlighting the barriers women face on their leadership journey and the tangible next steps to take and overcome these barriers.

Book Study: Leading While Female

March 10, 2021 Kickoff

April 21, 2021 Conversation with author Dr. Trudy Arriaga

May5, 2021  Follow-up Panel and Conclusion

All three sessions are from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

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ACSA R6 is proud to support high-quality professional learning in Alameda and Contra Costa County. Thanks to our partners, we are offering our 2020-2021 virtual programs to all administrators, both ACSA and non-ACSA members.







ACSA Academies

ACSA offers job-specific academies facilitated by educational leaders. The academies prepare and support administrators for district leadership positions in specific fields.

Download Academy Catalog 2020-21 ACADEMY CATALOG
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For all ACSA Academies at a glance: 2020-21 ACADEMIES AT-A-GLANCE

Region 6 is excited to host the following ACSA Academy in the 2020-2021 school year:

Personnel Administrators Academy

Blended/Hybrid format
San Ramon Valley USD, 699 Old Orchard Drive, Danville, CA 94526
Directors: Sherri Beetz & Keith Rogenski
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September 18-19 December 11-12 February 19-20
October 16-17 January 29-30 March 19-20
November 20-21

Pupil Services Academy

Blended/Hybrid format
Del Valle Education Center – Rooms 101 & 102, 1963 Tice Valley Boulevard, Walnut Creek, Ca 94595
Director: Steven France
 Register Online

September 18-19 January 8-9 April 16-17
October 16-17 February 19-20
December 11-12  March 19-20

Superintendents Academy

Virtual/Online format
Director: Daryl Camp
 Register Online

September 18-19 January 15-16 April 23-24
October 16-17 February 12-13
November 13-14  March 19-20

Visit the state ACSA Academies website for more information and academies offered around the state.

Check out academy scholarships available to Region 6 members under Resources.

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