2020 ANNUAL CONFERENCE DRAFT AGENDA

Annual Conference goes virtual

WSSDA’s Annual Conference has been reimagined and relaunched for 2020 as a virtual event. For the first time, full access to the entire conference is available anywhere you want it. Join from the comfort of your home or gather with your board to learn together.

Draft agenda

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

TIMEEVENT
12:30 pm – 5:00 pmPre-Conference Workshops – Board Boot Camp, Law Conference and Leading for Equity
3:00 pm – 5:00 pmVirtual Exhibition Setup
5:00 pm – 7:00 pmVirtual Exhibition
6:00 pm – 7:00 pmOpening General Session & Keynote Amy Campbell

Thursday, November 19, 2020

7:00 am – 7:00 pmMeeting Hub Open 
7:15 am – 8:15 amSunrise Breakout Session #1 
8:00 am – 12:00 pmVirtual Exhibition 
8:30 am – 9:00 amGeneral Session Welcome & Announcements 
9:00 am – 9:45 amGeneral Session & Keynote Speaker: Mike Rayburn 
10:15 am – 11:15 amMorning Breakout Session #2 
11:15 am – 12:15 pmInteractive Networking Groups 
12:15 pm – 1:00 pmAwards Ceremony General Session – Boards of Distinction and Boards of the Year 
1:00 pm – 4:30 pmVirtual Exhibition Open 
1:30 pm – 2:30 pmAfternoon Breakout Session #3 – Replay of Session 1 + Featured Session 
1:30 pm – 4:30 pmOnboard Session 1 – Deciphering District Budgets (LE3) 
 Dinner break 
6:00 pm – 7:00 pmEvening Breakout Session #4 – Replay of Session 2 + Featured Session 
7:05 pm – 8:00 pmDirector Area Election Meetings

Friday, November 20, 2020

TIMEEVENT
8:00 am – 8:00 pmMeeting Hub Open
8:00 am – 12:30 pmVirtual Exhibition
9:15 am – 12:15 pmOnboard Session 2 – Tacking Financial Soundness (LE4)
9:15 am – 10:15 amMorning Breakout Session #5 – Large School Caucus
11:00 am – 12:15 pmMidday Breakout Session #6 – Equity & Access Caucus
 Lunch break
12:45 pm – 1:45 pmGeneral Session & Keynote Speaker: Ijeoma Oluo
2:00 pm – 3:00 pmAfternoon Breakout Session #7 – Replay of Session #5 + Featured Session Small Schools Forum
2:00 pm – 5:00 pmOnboard Session 3 – Vision-Aligned Budgeting (LE5)
3:15 pm – 4:30 pmAfternoon Breakout Session #8 – Replay of Session #6 + Featured Session
 Dinner break
7:00 pm – 8:30 pmAfter Hours President’s Reception: Social Hour, Election Results & Close of Conference
7:00 pm – 8:30 pmAfter Hours Student Reps’ Hang Out

Post-Conference

Saturday, November 21, 2020

TIMEEVENT
9:00 am – 12:00 pmPost-conference OnBoard Training: Onboard Session 4 – Deciphering District Budgets (LE3) repeat
10:00 am – 11:00 amWSSDA Board Meeting
1:30 pm – 4:30 pmPost-conference OnBoard Training: Onboard Session 5 – Tacking Financial Soundness (LE4) repeat

NOTE: Agenda items and times are subject to change.