ASCD California

California Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (CASCD)

The California Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (CASCD) is a diverse community of educators throughout California committed to promoting exemplary practices that ensure all learners reach their fullest potential.

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Corwin Presents Institutes on...

Teacher Clarity for Literacy &

PLC+ Institutes

Keynote Speakers:  Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Dave Nagel and       Karen Flories

Teacher Clarity for Literacy:        June 17-19, 2019 - $449.00

PLC+: June 20-21, 2019 - $399.00

Teacher Clarity for Literacy & PLC+:  June 17-21, 2019 - $798.00

San Diego, CA

The Teacher Clarity for Literacy & PLC+ Institutes are two events designed to provide teachers and teacher leaders with space to engage in deep discussions, in order to better understand what students need to learn and their impact on student learning.  Join our award winning authors and consultants as they discuss high-impact literacy practices you can create in  your PLCs that are engaging and build clarity from the onset of instruction.

Enjoy $50 off registration with promo code:  CAASCD 

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CASCD will be negotiating to offer several  workshops this next year focused on developing and implementing a trauma-sensitive environment.  We will be offering the initial training (Level 1) with additional training (Level 2) to follow.  Location and detailed information to be added soon.  

“Forever Changed Not Forever Damaged”

Childhood trauma is real, it is prevalent and it impacts students, their learning and the adults in their lives quite significantly.  In this engaging, relevant and practical session, learn from childhood trauma expert Kristin Souers, MA LMHC, (author of "Fostering Resilient Learners:  Strategies for creating a trauma-sensitive classroom").

If your district is interested in hosting one of these events, please contact us!

Professional Development Events

CASCD is excited to feature one of our valuable Corporate Partners...

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt!

HMH is a global learning company dedicated to changing people's lives by fostering passionate, curious learners.  As a leading provider of pre-K-12 education content, services and cutting edge technology solutions, HMH is uniquely positioned to create engaging and effective experiences from early childhood to beyond the classroom.


Thank you for your continuing support!  



For submitting a nomination for 2019 please click the following for the form and instructions

OIL Award Nomination form 2019.pdf

Are you a member of California ASCD?

CASCD members are active and involved in the changing face of education.  Join CASCD and become empowered with innovative solutions to support the success of all learners.

Sign up to become a member or renew your membership today!


We encourage all interested members to take advantage of opportunities for engagement with CASCD.

CASCD strives to exist as a vibrant and active network where anyone who cares about quality teaching, leading and learning is welcome and can find meaningful ways to engage. Our members frequently volunteer to host workshops and institutes at their schools, serve on committees, produce newsletter articles or webinars, and serve the Association in a variety of ways. If you are a CASCD member and would like an opportunity for greater involvement, speak with a Board Member or our Executive Director, Kathleen McCreery at 916-206-8103, about opportunities. 


California ASCD Announces 2018 Outstanding Instructional Leader

California ASCD is proud to announce Charlene Stringham, Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services for Tulare County Office of Education as the winner of the 2018 Outstanding Instructional Leader Award.

Charlene Stringham supports educators in Tulare County in their work with students to meet the challenges of the 21st century. As a leader in Tulare County, she is a strong advocate for all students and has garnered partnerships with the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and Stanford University to improve elementary math instruction. In addition to her work in instructional services for Tulare County, she has presented on topics related to policy analysis, curriculum and instruction, and instructional leadership.

The Outstanding Instructional Leader Award is given annually to California educators who have significantly impacted/influenced public education in California either through influence, advocacy, leadership, or teaching. The award is given in recognition of Helen Hefferman who provided California with outstanding service, keen insight, vision and leadership in curriculum and instruction.

Mrs. Stringham was publically recognized at an October board meeting.

Corwin Presents Institute on...

Visible Learningplus

Foundation Day Institute

Featured Speaker:  JOHN HATTIE

February 6-7, 2019 

San Diego, CA

Part of the Visible Learning Foundation Series, this two day institute is designed to provide you with the tools to identify key takeaways from the Visible Learning research, learn about the five strands of Visible Learning, and identify the difference between influence that impact student achievement.

Enjoy $25 off registration with promo code:  CAASCD

Please see flyer below for more information and/or visit Corwin's webpage by using the inserted link. 



in as little as 12 months

For more information please contact:  

Cameron Whitcomb | (323) 514-1367 |

ASCD CaliforniaPhone: (530) 520-9412
Mailing: PO Box 1841
Oroville, CA 95965

The California Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (CASCD) is a diverse community of educators throughout California committed to promoting exemplary practices that ensure all learners reach their fullest potential.


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