Know Before You Go!
We’re only a little more than a week away from the PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference. Thanks for registering! Click here to watch a welcome message from PASA Executive Director Mark DiRocco and PSBA CEO Nathan Mains.
YOUR ACCESS PASS
Conference is virtual this year. Please sign in before the first day of conference and explore. For a how-to on navigating the platform hosted by vFairs, click here for a PDF guide. On October 13, a separate email from vFairs will be sent to you, containing your login information. If you do not see the email in your inbox, please check your junk mail. If you’re having having technical issues with accessing the conference platform, contact vFairs directly at email@example.com or through the “live chat” function at the Info Desk in the virtual lobby.
LIVE AND RECORDED SESSIONS
The Opening Session starts at 12:00 p.m. on October 14, and the exhibit hall opens right before it, at 11:30 a.m. The first session on October 15 starts at 7:30 a.m. Mark your calendar! If you miss a presentation, recordings of all sessions will be available to registrants on the platform through October 23.
BULLETIN MAGAZINE – CONFERENCE ISSUE
Enjoy this bonus issue of the Bulletin on all-things conference! Get advice from experts who are exhibiting at conference on topics such as reducing your schools’ insurance claims, innovative design and wise financial strategies. Plus, learn more about the power and importance of networking. The digital-only publication contains interactive elements, some 125th anniversary features and a preview of the 2021 conference.
SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS FOR PANELISTS
October 15 at 10:30 a.m., a panel of school district representatives from across the state will answer conference attendees’ questions during the “Statewide Panel of Experts” session. The panelists are Dr. Michael Panza, board president, Moniteau SD; Dr. Joseph Roy, superintendent, Bethlehem Area SD; and Dr. Sherri Smith, director, Bureau of School Support, PA Department of Education. The panel will be facilitated by PSBA President Eric Wolfgang and CEO Nathan Mains, and monitored by Senior Director of Governance Services Davelyn Smeltzer.
If you would like to submit a question in advance of the panel, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participate in the conference scavenger hunt and the interactive platform, and win points for a chance at one of four prizes — including a $250 gift card! For the hunt, you’ll be searching the conference platform to find the 10 icons in the image to the right. Click here for instructions and hints on how to find the icons and win points. After the last conference session, access the survey in the navigation bar on the conference platform. Please take a few minutes to complete the survey so that we can best serve you in the future!
Use the conference hashtag #PASLC2020 to join the conversation on social media! Click here to view and download conference-themed virtual backgrounds to use when videoconferencing with exhibitors or other attendees.