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June 21, 2023

2022-2023 Assistant Principals Seminar Series

October 5, 2022
January 11, 2023
April 12, 2023
June 21, 2023

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Objective: The Assistant Principals Seminar Series provides relevant, just-in-time information and interactive activities designed to support K-12 assistant principals. Two seminar sessions will take place in person at COSA conferences, and two sessions will be conducted online via Zoom.

Mentorship Support: We include ongoing mentoring throughout the 2022-23 school year by OESPA and OASSA Executive Committee members. Professional support is provided by COSA staff, OESPA and OASSA leadership, and experienced administrators throughout Oregon.

* Participants must have "active" status as a COSA member. *

Seminar Topics:

  • Getting to know your constituents: staff, students, parents and community
  • Communicating your why: Building mission, vision and culture on day one
  • Instructional leadership: Modeling teaching and learning daily
  • Preparing for the first 100 days: programs, systems and practices
  • Gaining experience in a wide range of leadership responsibilities
  • Special education and 504: What you need to know as a school leader
  • Leading for equity: Ensuring the success of every student
  • Staff and student investigations, documentation and reporting
  • Evaluation timelines and processes
  • Determining your goals on your journey as an assistant principal
  • And much, much more!

Save the dates!

October 5, 2022 8:30 to 11:30 Special Ed Conference, Eugene
January 11, 2023 4:30 to 6:30 via Zoom
April 12, 2023 4:30 to 6:30 via Zoom
June 21, 2023 8:30 to 11:30 Annual Seaside Conference


Cost: $495 for the entire series. Registration includes two COSA conferences at no charge.
Registration: Contact Sera Lockwood at or 503-581-3141
Questions: Contact Tina Acker at or Carmen Gelman,