2020 Becca Conference Agenda & Materials

Monday, October 19th 12:00 PM- 1:30 PM

STUDENT SUPPORT/ENGAGEMENT
School Discipline: Policy and Proactive Approaches to Support Positive Behavior
Josh Lynch, OSPI
Lee Collyer, OSPI
PRESENTATION LINK

COURT / LEGAL SYSTEM

Legal Realities/Courts response to Truancy in the Era of COVID-19 (Panel Discussion)
Barbara McInvaille, Pierce County
Melody Edmiston, King County
Michelle Ressa, Spokane County
Brandon Mack, Clallam County
Gina Cumbo, CCYJ

WILDCARD/ ENGAGEMENT
Student Re-engagement in the Era of COVID (60 min)
Lisa Griebel, Aberdeen SD
B-SET Student Panel (30 min)
Michelle McGuirk, Yakima SD
Becky Shelton, Yakima SD
PRESENTATION LINK

Tuesday, October 20th 12:00 PM- 1:30 PM

STUDENT SUPPORT/ENGAGEMENT
Protective Factors
David Lewis, Seattle Public Schools and University of Washington

COURT / LEGAL SYSTEM
Adjusting the role of the District Truancy Board to meet the needs of students during COVID closures (75 min)
Anne Mullen, Peninsula SD
Chris Hunke, Peninsula SD
Joy Stanford, Community Member
Joy Schaad, Pierce County
Amber Pangburn, Children’s Home Society of Washington
Wendy Wojtanowitcz, Communities in Schools and Hope House
Jeremiah Saucier, Crossroads Treatment Center
Q & A (15 min)
PRESENTATION LINK

WILDCARD/ ENGAGEMENT
What About Evidence-Based Practices? Exploring Service Gaps During the COVID 19 Pandemic
Roger Schaefer, Central Washington University
Ellis Hazard, CCYJ

Wednesday, October 21st 12:00 PM- 1:30 PM

STUDENT SUPPORT/ENGAGEMENT
ComeBackKids
Emily Nelson, ESD 105
Amy Norton, ESD 105
Emily Contreras, ESD 105
Mary Virginia Maxwell, ESD 105
Susan Martin, ESD 105
PRESENTATION LINK

COURT / LEGAL SYSTEM
Meeting the Special Education Needs/Legal Rights of Students in the age of COVID-19
Scott Raub, OSPI (30min)
Yordanos Gebrealmak (20min)
Legal Rights of Students in the age of Covid-19
Chuck Lind (40min)
PRESENTATION LINK

WILDCARD/ ENGAGEMENT
Interacting with Group & Gang Involved Youth
Marvin Marshall, YMCA
Comprehensive Gang Model
Michelle Young
PRESENTATION LINK

Wednesday, October 21st 2:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Realities of Supporting Youth and Families Experiencing Homelessness in the age of COVID-19 (45 Min)
Elizabeth Thompson, Highland SD
Stacey Zachau, Issaquah SD
Avrey Tuttle/Lived Experience, The Mockingbird Society
Mehret Tekle-Awarun, Building Changes
Chanita Jackson, OHY
Networking & Idea Sharing (45 Min)

Thursday October 22nd 12:00 PM- 3:35 PM

Plenary and Keynote session

12:00- 12:15
Welcome & BECCA 101
Barb McInvaille, BTF Co-Chair
Glenn Hasslinger, BTF Co-Chair
Jesse Johnson, State Rep

12:15-12:55
Supporting Youth of Color: Making sure equity is at the forefront of addressing Education
Erin Jones

12:55-1:25
Restorative Practices for Engaging Tribal Communities
Sui-lan Ho’okano, Enumclaw SD
Kateri Joe, Treehouse for Kids

1:35-2:05
One Girl, Many Systems
Arina Gertseva, Administrative Office of the Courts
Girls Advocacy & Impact Network (GAIN)
Tristan Eddy, Justice for Girls
PRESENTATION LINK

2:05-2:30
Supporting Youth of Color: Making sure equity is at the forefront of addressing Juvenile Justice
Judge Saint Clair

2:30-2:45
Examining the use of detention for Becca youth in Washington State
Amanda Gilman, Administrative Office of the Courts
PRESENTATION LINK

2:45-3:30
Building Resiliency
Dr. Kevin Alschuler, University of Washington
PRESENTATION LINK