Education News

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


Monterey: Full-Day Policy and Procedure Writing Workshop

Friday, August 26, 2016

CSDA is partnering with CPS HR Consulting to bring a full-day policy and procedure writing workshop to Monterey on Monday, November 14. This course will prepare you to plan and organize highly effective work systems through policy, procedure, and task development. Participants will learn and practice…

Need to Know More about Public Engagement?

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The Who, What, Where, When, Why and How of Public Engagement You often hear about how important public engagement is but do you really know what it is and how to do it effectively? Join us for an interactive workshop on September 7 in Sacramento that will explain what public engagement is and why…

CEQA 101 and 201 Workshops in Sacramento

Thursday, August 18, 2016

CEQA - California Environmental Quality Act Join us this September for CEQA 101, CEQA 201, or both! Our 101 session will provide a basic understanding of the requirements of the CEQA Statute and State CEQA Guidelines. CEQA 201 will help attendees stay up to speed on the latest developments in CEQA…

Board Secretary/Clerk Conference: Register Now!

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Registration is now open for one of CSDA’s most highly anticipated conferences. The Board Secretary/Clerk Conference will be held in Monterey, November 14 – 16. New this year, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a full-day, pre-conference workshop: Policy and Procedure Writing*…

SDRMA Members Earn CIPs at the CSDA Annual Conference

Thursday, August 11, 2016

SDRMA members are able to earn valuable Credit Incentive Points (CIPs) based on their agency's attendance at the CSDA Annual Conference and Exhibitor Showcase, reducing their annual contribution amount. SDRMA will also be sponsoring the keynote presentation by Kai Kight, "Composing Your World," on…