Education News

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


Setting Direction / Community Leadership – Coming to Bakersfield

Friday, April 4, 2014

April 25 at the Stuart T. Pyle Water Resources Center This workshop, part of the Special District Leadership Academy, provides a step-by-step discourse of the board and senior management's position in establishing the vision, mission and strategic goals of the district. It will also address the importance…

Webinar: Incident Writing: Just the Facts!

Tuesday, April 8, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. As Joe Friday stated, "Just the Facts." After an event has occurred, it is key to create a record of what took place. Names, contact information and critical observations are required in creating a proper incident report. This session will provide specific examples…

Record Attendance at This Year’s Board Secretary/Clerk Conference

Friday, March 7, 2014

Over 180 board secretaries and clerks gathered in Napa in February for CSDA’s 4th Annual Special District Board Secretary/Clerk Conference. The conference, co-sponsored by the Special District Risk Management Authority (SDRMA), was specifically designed for special districts. It included two full…

New Webinar: Affordable Care Act – Present and Future

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. This webinar will help you navigate the basics of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), answer pressing questions, and make sure you're on track for 2014 and beyond. This presentation will provide an overview of the potential impact the ACA can have on special…