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Register Today - CAWS 2021 Virtual Professional Development


Four days of discussion, activities, and training June 25 - June 28.

For the safety of our educators CAWS will be offering virtual workshops this summer led by our fantastic trainers who have helped us build a reputation for providing the highest quality of instruction available.
 
Our workshops are a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous instruction, meeting the IB certification requirement of fifteen hours of training. We look forward to "seeing" you at one of our workshops.
 

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UC High School Articulation Webinar on Program Courses for IB Featured Photo

UC High School Articulation Webinar on Program Courses for IB

IB Diploma Program Coordinators and other school/district staff who work with A-G lists are encouraged to attend the UC Working with program courses webinar on May 19. Diploma Program courses are program courses, and this webinar will cover specifics on adding program courses, including IB DP courses, to your school A-G list.
International Baccalaureate (IB) Board of Governors announces the appointment of Mr Olli-Pekka Heinonen as the next Director General of the IB. Mr Heinonen will commence his appointment on 1 May 2021. Featured Photo

International Baccalaureate (IB) Board of Governors announces the appointment of Mr Olli-Pekka Heinonen as the next Director General of the IB. Mr Heinonen will commence his appointment on 1 May 2021.

I am honoured to join the IB community to further develop the mission of creating a better world through education. It is clear that we are suffering from a global learning and teaching crisis, and COVID-19 has magnified these challenges. I am looking forward to working together with schools and educators to develop solutions to address these challenges and find ways to develop a strong future for our students,”
Charter School, Independent Study Reform Bill Advances Before Deadline, May 3, 2021 Featured Photo

Charter School, Independent Study Reform Bill Advances Before Deadline, May 3, 2021

Both the Senate and Assembly Education Committees appear to have wrapped up their work on bills that were authored in their respective houses last week, as Friday was the deadline for all bills with any fiscal impact to the state to have moved through their relevant policy committees. While technically policy committees can meet until May 14, at the time of this writing, neither Education Committee has a hearing scheduled prior to that date. We will be on the lookout for any last-minute maneuvering to get education bills heard and keep you up to date if anything changes. Continue for summary.