Education News

Read the latest news from CSDA’s Professional Development department.


Free Access to a Lawyer?! Yes, It’s True.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Attendees at this year's GM Leadership Summit, July 12 - 14 in Newport Beach, will have the opportunity to discuss pressing legal questions during the Ask the Legal Experts session with Hanson Bridgett, LLP. This informal session allows attendees to drop in and chat with attorneys about attendees' legal…

Sacramento: Two Social Media Workshops this June

Friday, May 22, 2015

If you are tasked with increasing your district's social media presence, you need to make plans now to attend one or both of these workshops on June 23 at the CSDA Training Center: Social Media Basic Training Launching an Effective Online Presence for Your District. Training elements include:…

Webinars: Free for SDRMA Members this Spring

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Special District Risk Management Authority (SDRMA) members can take part in the following CSDA webinars at no charge this spring. SDRMA is committed to establishing a strategic partnership with members to provide maximum protection, help control losses and positively impact overall costs of property/liability…

Webinar: Positioning Your Agency for a Successful Financing

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Join experts from the CSDA Finance Corporation for a free and informative webinar, Positioning Your Agency for a Successful Financing this May. Whether your agency is planning a $500 thousand project or a $500 million one, knowing how to position yourself for financing could be key to your success.…

Workshop: So You Want to Be a General Manager?

Monday, April 20, 2015

Join us for this practical career development workshop for senior executives and emerging leaders in special districts. This action-oriented workshop includes group and panel discussions on the journey, roles and skill sets of a general manager; identifying general manager opportunities; developing positive…