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Sunday
1:00 PM
Be prepared — the new due process trend Room: A 210-211 Hot topics, Legal, Student issues
Drug testing — the economics of prevention Room: A 112-113 Athletics, Critical issues, Safety and wellness
Teaching students about online safety Room: A 114-115 Board development, Community engagement, Technology
Using technology to engage students Room: A 212-213 New board member, Student achievement, Technology
2:30 PM
Facilities challenges — fiscal and physical Room: A 210-211 Finance/facilities, Legal
Opiates, medical marijuana and schools Room: A 112-113 Hot topics, Legal
Spotlight Session: Lead now Room: A 220–222 Board development, Leadership development, New board member
Student attendance — what schools need to know
Room: A 114—115 Finance/facilities, Human resources
Using state report cards to boost learning Room: A 212-213 Instruction, New board member, Student achievement
4:00 PM
Managing transportation by committee Room: A 111 Administration, Finance/facilities
Not your typical career fair! Room: A 114-115 Community engagement, ESCs, Instruction
Parliamentary procedure in action Room: A 210-211 Board development, Legal, New board member
Spotlight Session: New board members — you have questions, we have answers Room: A 214-215 Board development, New board member
Survey says …? Room: A 212-213 Administration, Board development, Community engagement
Tips for negotiating business contracts Room: A 112-113 Finance/facilities, Legal
Monday
8:30 AM
Student transportation — advances in technology Room: Eisenman Finance/facilities, Safety and wellness, Technology
9:30 AM
Clean Streaks — pride and partnership Room: A 123-125 Community engagement, Rural schools, Student issues
Creating a culture for teacher leaders Room: A 112-113 Administration, Human resources, Leadership development
Creating flexible spaces, blended learning Room: A 223-225 Student achievement, Technology
Disciplining students with disabilities Room: A 210-212 Hot topics, Legal, Student issues
High-quality EL supports for districts Room: A 220-222 Critical issues, ESCs, Student achievement
Let’s talk about high school sports Room: A 213-215 Athletics, Organizational outlook, Student issues
Practices of high-quality gifted instruction Room: A 120-122 Hot topics, Instruction, New board member
11:00 AM
2017 case law update Room: A 210-212 Legal, New board member
A structure for diversity in schools Room: A 223-225 Critical issues, New board member, Student issues
Alumni career speaker series Room: A 111 Community engagement, Hot topics, Rural schools
Bridges Out of Poverty Room: B 230-232 Critical issues, Special interest, Student issues
Building your pre-construction short list Room: B 130 Administration, Finance/facilities, Rural schools
Conducting emergency management plan exercises Room: A 112-113 ESCs, Safety and wellness
Creating a K-12 STEM district — our journey Room: A 114-115 Instruction, Rural schools, Student achievement
Creating a transformational athletic department Room: A 213-215 Athletics, Community engagement, Student issues
Differentiating with technology Room: A 220-222 Student achievement, Technology
Elevating human capital leadership Room: A 226 Human resources, Leadership development
Family engagement — it’s a two-way street Room: B 132 Community engagement, Organizational outlook
Successfully transitioning your new superintendent Room: A 120-122 Board development, Human resources, New board member
Ten tips to survive your first year Room: A 123-125 Administration, Legal, New board member
Tiger Nation — partnerships for special needs Room: A 216 Community engagement, Student issues, Urban schools
University of Cincinnati Room: Booth 1529
Using shared services to stretch technology dollars Room: B 131 Finance/facilities, Rural schools, Technology
What districts need to know about unemployment claims — Ohio SchoolComp workshop Room: B 240-241 Finance/facilities, Human resources
12:15 PM
Monday Lunch and Learn: InSideOut Initiative Room: Short North Ballroom
1:00 PM
Administrative team communication — a recipe for success Room: B 130 Community engagement, Organizational outlook
After Chromebooks — innovation Room: B 131 Instruction, Technology
Board meetings — the good, bad and ugly Room: A 210-212 Board development, New board member
Building Bridges to Careers Room: A 223-225 Community engagement, Student issues
Closing the gap for African-American males Room: B 230-232 Critical issues, Student achievement, Urban schools
Conversation with the state superintendent
Room: A 213-215 Administration, Hot topics, New board member
Effective business advisory councils Room: A 220-222 Community engagement, Hot topics, Rural schools
Job-embedded professional development Room: A 114-115 Instruction, Leadership development, Rural schools
Minimizing athletic program risks Room: A 112-113 Administration, Athletics, Hot topics
Project MORE for reading excellence Room: A 226 ESCs, Student achievement
The true cost of open enrollment Room: A 123-125 Administration, Finance/facilities, Rural schools
Welcoming new board members Room: A 120-122 Board development, Leadership development, New board member
2:30 PM
Crafting a blended learning program Room: A 111 Instruction, Rural schools, Technology
Data — don’t go to court without it Room: A 216 Legal, Student issues
Economic development incentives — lessons learned Room: A 120-122 Administration, Finance/facilities, Legal
Effective booster practices Room: A 210-212 Athletics, Finance/facilities, Legal
Ethics 2.1 — an advanced overview Room: A 213-215 Board development, New board member
Fair share/right to work — what’s next? Room: A 220-222 Human resources, Legal
Myth and reality of levy success Room: B 230-232 Finance/facilities, Special interest
Preparing all students for success Room: A 112-113 ESCs, Hot topics, Student achievement
Promote the positive Room: A 226 Community engagement, Technology
State budget update — district financial forecasting workshop Room: B 242-243 Finance/facilities, Hot topics
Strategic innovation, planning and growth Room: A 114-115 Instruction, Leadership development
Supporting children of the rainbow Room: B 131 Critical issues, Student issues, Urban schools
The millennial’s guide to effective school PR Room: A 223-225 Community engagement, Hot topics, New board member
The Quality Profile –– what to expect Room: B 132 Administration, Organizational outlook
Transforming public education

Room: B 233-235 Critical issues, Student issues
When death hits your campus Room: B 130 Safety and wellness, Student issues
Why you need online risk management tools — online safety compliance workshop Room: B 240-241 Safety and wellness
You’re the new superintendent — now what? Room: A 123-125 Administration, Leadership development
4:00 PM
3-D environments for teaching and learning Room: A 112-113 Hot topics, Instruction, Technology
Bargaining trends and group problem-solving Room: A 220-222 Administration, Human resources, New board member
Building a STEM school — do’s and don’ts Room: A 123-125 Hot topics, Instruction
Circle the wagons Room: A 120-122 Administration, Board development, New board member
Community Learning Center Impact Model Room: A 226 Community engagement, Safety and wellness, Urban schools
Community partnerships in CCR programs Room: A 111 Community engagement, Rural schools, Student achievement
Education — the key to curbing drug addiction Room: B 132 Hot topics, Special interest
Future-proofing your facilities Room: A 223-225 Administration, Finance/facilities
Stop saying ‘that’s just the way we do it here’ — OSBA Insurance Agency workshop Room: B 240-241 Finance/facilities, Human resources
Student ambassadors create community link Room: A 216 Community engagement, Student issues
Taking action against youth drug abuse Room: B 230-232 Hot topics, Safety and wellness
Ten key legal issues impacting sports Room: A 210-212 Administration, Athletics, Legal
The board’s role in student success Room: B 131 Board development, New board member, Organizational outlook
We dreamed it, we lived it, we love it! Room: A 114-115 Finance/facilities, Student achievement
When ICE comes knocking Room: A 213-215 Critical issues, Hot topics, Legal
Tuesday
8:30 AM
Spotlight Session: OSBA legislative update Room: B 233-235 Administration, Board development, Hot topics
9:00 AM
Assess to invest wisely in leadership Room: A 226 Human resources, Leadership development, Special interest
Awful or awesome — make the right choice
Room: A 220-222 Board development, New board member
Board management solutions for districts and communities — electronic board governance workshop Room: B 240-241 Finance/facilities
Community-driven facilities planning Room: B 131 Community engagement, Finance/facilities
Computer Networking Academy Room: A 111 Instruction, Student achievement
Digital fabrication in public schools Room: B 130 Instruction, Technology, Urban schools
Early intervention for the injured worker — managed care organization workshop Room: B 242-243 Safety and wellness
Essential policies for 2018 — students Room: A 123-125 Administration, Board development, New board member
Establishing a culture for literacy Room: A 223-225 Human resources, Instruction, Leadership development
Exploring the ESC value proposition Room: B 132 Administration, ESC, Organizational outlook
Hot topics in school law — School Law Workshop Room: A 210-212 Legal, School Law Workshop
Military families live in every district Room: A 112-113 Critical issues, Hot topics, Student issues
Partnerships benefit everyone Room: A 114-115 Community engagement, Rural schools, Student achievement, Urban schools
Portrait of a graduate – student achievement liaison workshop
Room: A 120-122 Student achievement, Student issues
Power of 17 — building tomorrow’s workforce Room: A 213-215 Hot topics, Instruction, Rural schools
Strategically shifting culture and climate Room: B 230-232 Hot topics, Student issues
The power of professional development Room: A 216 Human resources, Leadership development, Rural schools
10:30 AM
Career awareness — connecting the dots Room: A 216 ESCs, Student achievement
Communicating school finance Room: A 220-222 Community engagement, Finance/facilities, New board member
Creating experiences and sparking passion Room: A 111 Student achievement, Technology
Electricity market and Power4Schools update — electricity savings program workshop Room: B 242-243 Finance/facilities
Essential policies for 2018 – operations Room: A 123-125 Administration, Board development, New board member
Hiring those with disabilities? Yes! Room: A 226 Human resources, Special interest
Makerspace design in schools Room: B 130 Hot topics, Instruction
Mitigating financial loss in schools — online payment program workshop Room: B 240-241 Administration, Finance/facilities
OSBA Board Leadership Institute Focus Group Room: B 142-143
Redefining leadership through collaboration Room: A 120-122 Board development, Hot topics, New board member
Repeal, replace, repeat — insurance today — School Law Workshop Room: A 210-212 Legal, School Law Workshop
Scaling OSU’s Literacy Collaborative Room: B 131 Critical issues, ESCs, Instruction
Starting a Parent University Room: A 223-225 Administration, Community engagement
Ten things about living in poverty Room: B 230-232 Critical issues, Student issues
The opioid epidemic —prevention education Room: A 213-215 Critical issues, Safety and wellness
Three steps to tackle educator shortages Room: A 114-115 Hot topics, Human resources
Top 10 tips for using social media Room: A 112-113 Community engagement, Hot topics, Rural schools
1:00 PM
OEPI session: The big picture — changes to school funding, taxation and the state economy Room: C 150-151 Finance/facilities
Spotlight Session: Urban preschool expansion strategies that work Room: B 233-235 Community engagement, Urban schools
1:15 PM
Investigations — critical skills debriefing — School Law Workshop Room: A 210-212 Legal, School Law Workshop
1:30 PM
Active response options for schools — Ohio School Plan workshop Room: B 242-243 Finance/facilities, Safety and wellness
Connecting credentials to high-demand jobs Room: B 131 Hot topics, Student achievement
Essential court cases for board members Room: A 120-122 Board development, Legal, New board member
Great learning for teachers by teachers Room: A 114-115 Human resources, Instruction
Helping your school prevent youth suicide Room: A 226 Safety and wellness, Student issues
How to cut costs in transportation Room: B 130 Administration, Finance/facilities
Human trafficking in your district
Room: B 230-232 Critical issues, Student issues
It takes a village to ‘take back’ a city Room: A 220-222 Hot topics, Student issues
Keeping the ‘public’ in public schools Room: A 223-225 Organizational outlook
Ohio’s strategic plan for education Room: A 213-215 Hot topics, New board member, Organizational outlook
Released time for religious instruction Room: A 216 Board development, Community engagement, Special interest
School safety — are you ready to go to the next level? — electronic safety document management company workshop Room: B 240-241 Finance/facilities, Safety and wellness
Setting up a district foundation Room: A 111 Athletics, Community engagement, Finance/facilities
STEM success — STEM Ed Quality Framework Room: B 132 ESCs, Instruction
Tools for the negotiations table Room: A 123-125 Administration, Finance/facilities
Virtual reality and the achievement gap Room: A 112-113 Student achievement, Technology
2:45 PM
Constitutional law and public schools — School Law Workshop Room: A 210-212 Legal, School Law Workshop
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