California Continuation Education Association Plus

New COVID-19 Update

Due to recent COVID-19 State and Federal mandates, and for the safety of our members and attendees, the 2020 Conference has been postponed to the weekend of April 15 – 18, 2021, at the same location, the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. In this exciting “double” Conference, we will honor both our 2020 Model Schools and our upcoming 2021 Model Schools at the evening Gala on Friday, April 16th. To celebrate the combination of two years of schools and professionals, we’ve booked the historic Midway aircraft carrier for a gigantic dinner celebration on the water. Two years of Professional awards and Exemplary programs will be presented at the Awards luncheon on Saturday, April 17th, in the Harbor Island Ballroom. The Conference workshops, speakers, presentations and programs will still be a part of a packed weekend of events during the new dates, and everyone will have the ability to participate safely. All registrations, tickets and tables purchased in 2020 will be honored and credited automatically for the new dates, with no further action needed. There will be no increase or change in cost to those that have pre-paid, including the awards celebrations and meals. If previously registered for the Conference, you will receive an all-access badge to the 2021 dates. Visit the new Conference page for more details about re-booking hotel reservations, the tentative schedule, nominations for the upcoming 2021 awards, and more as it is announced. The Model School application process will continue during 2020 with a revised deadline schedule, per CDE. To become a 2021 Model School, please complete your “intent to submit” survey by October 15, 2020. The new application schedule and forms for prospective applicants are up now with an instructional webinar. We need your help more than ever: donate today. Read full update

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The California Continuation Education Association Plus (CCEA Plus) was formed in 1962 to advocate for the interests of continuation school students and staff.  CCEA’s member-driven organization serves as the advocacy group and professional community for continuation and community day schools.

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Announcing the 2021 CCEA Plus Conference in San Diego, CA, on the weekend of April 15-18 at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. We’re combining the 2020 and 2021 Conferences due to COVID-19. Learn how to sign up to attend, become a presenter or vendor, make an award nomination, and be a part of the celebrations. Register early online for discounted pricing (expires March 17th, online payment only).

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CCEA hosts annual Awards celebrations each year. The 2021 Model Schools Gala will be Friday, April 16th aboard the historic Midway aircraft carrier. Professional Awards will be honored Saturday, April 17th, at an Awards Lunch at the Sheraton San Diego. We welcome members, educators, guests and families for this events, and will celebrate both 2020 and 2021 Model Schools and awardees together at the celebrations.

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Application dates and forms are up now for new school submissions (2020-2021). Intent to submit will now be due by Oct. 15th. Congrats to our 2020 Model Schools that will be awarded at the 2021 Gala. Sponsored by the California Department of Education (CDE), the Model School program (MCHS) recognizes outstanding continuation schools and creates a resource bank for visitations. Learn how to apply today!

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