Continuation High School Leadership Academy 

CCEA - class meetingThe Continuation High School Leadership Academy is a one-day seminar on key issues that leadership will face in their schools. It is designed to help them understand the key issue’s they might encounter in the leadership of that school. The examination of the Education Code provides leaders important knowledge to guide alternative education programs in your district. The format is one of open discussion in which questions and answers can be discussed. Each participant is encouraged to contribute to the discussions as we all now that our brand of educational practices are highly variant. Participants will also receive three reference manuals to take with them covering important information for future use.

The Academy is presented by Joe Stits, creator and facilitator of the Continuation High School Principals Institute.  Joe will be at the Principal’s Institute in 2017, on April 26 – 27.


About the 2016 Academy

In 2016, the Academy was presented on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the Fresno Doubletree Hilton, 2233 Ventura St., Fresno CA 93721. For Hotel Reservations, call 559-286-1000 and request CCEA room block pricing. The program ran from 9am to 4pm with a lunch break on your own.

The Academy was presented again on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at the Riverside Marriott Hotel, 3400 Market St., Riverside, CA 92501. For Hotel Reservations, call 951-786-7119 and request CCEA room block pricing. The program ran from 9am to 4pm with a lunch break on your own.

We limited attendance to 20 participants in each presentation, both north and south. Registration was $250 for CCEA members and $300 for non-members of CCEA.

Introduction: Continuation High School History and Development
  • Education codes and regulations as set down in California Education Codes and the California code of regulations (Title V).
  • Credit earning in the continuation high school.
  • Summary of educational research studies of continuation education.
  • School assessment tools.

Thank you to everyone that participated in our 2016 program!  Registration is currently offline.  Stay tuned for more 2017 Leadership Academy announcements.