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2020 CSRM Annual Members’ Forum available online

The 2020 CSRM Annual Members’ Forum is available on-demand—featuring the keynote speaker Dr. Robin Stacia leading a powerful session on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). Also available are three general sessions and six breakout sessions with valuable information from dynamic experts.  If you missed any part of the 2020 CSRM Annual Members’ Forum or want to share it with a colleague, you can… Continue Reading 2020 CSRM Annual Members’ Forum available online

New COVID-19 Resources

5 new resources for California Schools JPA members in response to COVID-19 California Schools JPA is continuing its support of members as they constantly face new challenges during the COVID-19 crisis. Working with its expert partners, California Schools JPA is responding quickly and often as members work to ensure the safety and education of all… Continue Reading New COVID-19 Resources

National Suicide Month

National Suicide Prevention Week is Sept. 6-12 as part of National Suicide Month Sept. 6-12 is National Suicide Prevention Week, Sept. 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day and September marks National Suicide Prevention Month—with all taking on additional significance this year. “In the era of COVID-19, as we all try to protect our mental health… Continue Reading National Suicide Month

Teacher Appreciation Week

May 4-8 is Teacher Appreciation Week Thank you to all the heroic teachers for the work you are doing in our communities as you help children learn during these unprecedented circumstances, serve students and families who need food and supplies, and inspire us all with your commitment and caring. We are proud to be working… Continue Reading Teacher Appreciation Week

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month As the uncertainty and fear of the COVID-19 crisis continues, recognizing Mental Health Awareness Month in May takes on an added importance this year. California Schools JPA is providing free virtual workshops about mental health and the importance of self-care to all members, their families, and anyone else who… Continue Reading May is Mental Health Awareness Month

2018-19 Annual Report Highlights

New and expanded benefits for members focus of 2018-19 Annual Report from California Schools JPA From expanded health care options for members to solutions for greater school safety, the California Schools JPA Annual Report for 2018/19 highlights the wide range of services available to its member school districts. Along with financial information and key achievements… Continue Reading 2018-19 Annual Report Highlights

March is Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month Did you know that Women’s History Month started in California? It’s one extra reason for California Schools JPA to celebrate the contributions of women during March. The California beginnings of Women’s History Month Women’s History Month started in California with a key focus on the need for education. According to… Continue Reading March is Women’s History Month

Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources

Due to the frequency of new information, this page is updated daily. School leaders across California are working to keep their students safe and healthy as the coronavirus (COVID-19) affects their communities. Our aim is to be prepared, but do not panic. The virus is still spreading throughout numerous countries, and you can track the… Continue Reading Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources

March is National Reading Month

March is National Reading Month March is National Reading Month and California Schools JPA joins teachers, educators, parents, students and anyone who loves to read in the celebration. Students benefit in so many ways from reading—just ask any educator—and experts are now looking at how reading may even be a strategy to help reduce bullying… Continue Reading March is National Reading Month