Meet Our 2021 Conference Partners
Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost (F3 Law) represents nearly 500 of California’s educational institutions and related agencies. These institutions include school districts, community college districts, SELPAs, county offices of education and public agencies.The firm is guided by a desire to assemble the most knowledgeable and skilled attorneys in the nation to represent our current and future clients.
Learn more at: https://www.f3law.com/
- Kelli Moors
- Client Services Manager
- M: 323.330.6300
Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo is a full-service law firm with over 200 attorneys in nine offices throughout California. We represent both private and public sector clients, with emphasis in the areas of employment, labor, construction, education, real estate, water, general business and business litigation, corporate and taxation. Through decades of dedicated commitment to high quality legal work and providing consistently practical management solutions to our clients, AALRR has earned a reputation as one of California’s leading law firms.
Learn more at: https://www.aalrr.com/
- Jabari Willis
- M: 562.653.3200
Shmoop is an award-winning online education solutions company focused on middle and high school students. Shmoop provides schools with online courses and content, test readiness programs, and intervention solutions focused on personalized learning and college and career readiness. Additionally, Shmoop offers Heartbeat, a researched-based student engagement technology that adds cognitive power to the classroom and supports SEL and MTSS.
Learn more at: https://www.shmoop.com/schools-districts
Great Minds provides exemplary curricula to schools and districts nationwide, inspiring joy in teaching and learning. Teachers using Eureka Math®, Wit & Wisdom®, and PhD Science® help students build knowledge via a comprehensive, coherent, and cohesive design. Students earn a deeper, more complete understanding of the subject matter than any disparate materials could provide, setting themselves up for success in higher education, careers, and life. Great Minds in Sync™ adapts the curricula for in school, at home, or hybrid learning.
Learn more at: https://gm.greatminds.org/caaasa2021
- Matthew Cosby
- M: 502-643-6027
Founded in 1969, Curriculum Associates, LLC designs research-based, teacher-acclaimed products, including i-Ready, Ready, and Ready Classroom Mathematics that provide teachers and administrators with flexible resources that deliver meaningful assessments and data-driven, differentiated instruction for children. The company’s products and outstanding customer service provide teachers and administrators with the resources necessary for teaching diverse student populations and fostering learning for all students.
Learn more at: https://www.curriculumassociates.com/equity-in-learning
- Patricia Wicks
- M: 404-227-2835
Mission statement: The mission of the California Council on Economic Education is to improve California’s economic future by teaching economics and financial literacy, especially in under-served communities.
Learn more at: https://ccee.org/
- Denise Gutierrez
- President and CEO
As a global leader in assessment, reading, and math solutions for pre-K–12 schools and districts, Renaissance is committed to providing educators with insights and resources to accelerate growth and help all students build a strong foundation for success. The Renaissance portfolio, used in over one-third of US schools and in more than 100 countries worldwide, includes Star Assessments, for reliable, accurate insights into K–12 student learning; myIGDIs, for accurate assessment of early learning; myON, to increase students’ access to high-quality reading materials; Accelerated Reader, to support independent reading practice; Freckle, for teacher-led differentiated instruction; and Schoolzilla, to give educators actionable insights into trends in student attendance and achievement.
Learn more at: https://www.renaissance.com/
- Amy Callahan, California Strategic Partnerships
- Renaissance Learning
- M: 805-469-2828
Learn4Life is a network of non-profit public schools that provides students personalized learning, career training, and life skills. Each school is locally controlled, tuition free, and gives students the flexibility and one-on-one attention they need to succeed.
Learn more at: https://learn4life.org
- Nadar Ali II
- External Affairs Administrator
- M: 559-498-9896
Newsela is a K-12 instructional content platform that connects educators with high-quality, digital-first instructional materials across subjects offering authentic, relevant instructional content at five reading levels, ranging from current events and popular culture to primary sources, historical fiction, and examples of real world phenomena.
Newsela Additional information:
- Laurence Hall
- District Partnerships
- M: 323-241-8925
California Department of Education. Association of California School Administrators. California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators. California State Parent Teacher Association. California Head Start Association. California State Superintendents Educational Service Association. California School Boards Association. California IT in Eduction. Center for Leadership, Equity, and Research. California Teachers Association. First 5 California. California Association of School Business Officials. UNITY.