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The 7th Annual Adviser Leadership Institute

This institute will provide adult leaders, advisers and teachers of leadership an interactive experience to learn new techniques, network with educators from across the state, develop leadership lessons, and acquire the tools necessary to be successful in their journey as an adviser and/or teacher of leadership.

July 23-24th, Western Oregon University

Featuring Speaker: Sandi Kurland

Sandi Kurland is a teacher, leadership coach and facilitator, avid reader and wanna be adventurer.  She is the Leadership Development Coordinator for CADA (California Association of Directors of Activities), CASL Coordinator (California Association of Student Leaders), Executive Director for California, and Youth Specialist for the CSBA (California School Board Association).  She holds an Undergraduate Degree in Political Science and History with an emphasis in Leadership, a Masters Degree in Education.  and travels throughout California developing strong student leaders wherever she goes.  Over 10,000 students per year now participate in the piloted Leadership Development Days program she began.  In her spare time, she hikes through the jungles of the Amazon and loves sunshine.

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Institute Costs
Adviser Institute Conference – $300*
Rate includes: Keynote Speaker, Workshop, Supplies, Lunch on both days, Dinner on Tuesday and a Dutch Bros Coffee Run!

Rooms available for additional $50 a night (1-3 night options)
*Member Rate Only


Tentative Schedule

Monday, July 23, 2018

8:15 a.m.                             Arrival & Check-in

8:30 a.m.                            OASC Adviser Institute Welcome

9:00 a.m.-12 noon           Sandi Kurland

12:00-1:30 p.m.                Lunch provided by OASC

1:30-5:00 p.m.                  More time with Sandi Kurland

5:00-6:30 p.m.                   Dinner on your own

6:30-8:30 p.m.                   Team-Building / Olympics

9:00 p.m.                              Networking/On Your Own

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

8:15 a.m.                             Arrival

8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.     Parade of Ideas / Resources / Planning

12:00-2:30 p.m.               Lunch / Sharing as a Group

2:30-4:30 p.m.                  Small Groups   (MS/HS and Newbie/Veteran)

4:30-5:30 p.m.                 Planning  / Support

5:30-7:00 p.m.                 Free Networking Dinner *optional (Taco Tuesday)


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