The California Association of Professors of Educational Administration welcomes you to the CAPEA website. CAPEA is an organization of professors from private and public colleges or universities dedicated to the education of school leaders. We seek to vitalize the discourse necessary for blending theory and practice in ways consistent with current research and future projections. We also seek to strengthen networks with other professional and public entities for the continued improvement of education in California.
Randy Lindsey Honored by NCPEA
We are excited to announce that Randy has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Living Legend award for the National Council of Professors of Educational Administration (NCPEA). This award recognizes and honors service, scholarship, and overall contribution to NCPEA and the field of education. The following is quoted from the letter Randy received from the Executive Director of NCPEA, James Berry:
The criteria for the award are outlined below and were the basis upon which this honor is bestowed:
You now join a group of recognized professionals as NCPEA Living Legends who have shaped education administration, teaching and learning nationally and internationally.
As you can well imagine, we share this announcement with you as an acknowledgement of Randy’s life-long commitment to equity, access, and social justice in education and organizations that serve communities. Randy often says his main interest is to support the “unfolding of the democracy” through public education. All of us at CAPEA including his wife and fellow educational administration scholar, Delores, are equally proud of his efforts, commitment, passion, and service.
CAPEA Spring 2017 Conference
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CAPEA will hold its Spring 2017 Conference on March 17 at CSU-East Bay. Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond will be the keynote speaker. Details are as follow:
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2017 CAPEA JOURNAL DEADLINE EXTENDED to JULY 30, 2017
The CAPEA journal editors have extended the submission deadline for this year's journal until July 30, 2017. Additionally, the editors will conduct "Lunch with the Editors," a roundtable session at our March 17th Spring Conference, to provide information and guidance regarding submissions.
Please email submissions or inquiries to Dr. Albert Jones, CSULA, at AJones4@exchange.calstatela.edu
Update on the Development of the CalAPA for Administrative Services Preparation Programs Webinar
Commission staff will provide an overview on the development activities of the Commission's administrator performance assessment, CalAPA. The webinar will be offered on March 1, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.. Information about the Leadership Cycles and required evidence, field test opportunities, and implementation timeline will be reviewed in this technical assistance webinar. If you are interested in attending, please register here. The session will be recorded for those who are not able to participate in the live session. For more information on the Commission's performance assessments for teachers and leaders and to apply to be an assessor for the pilot study, please visit http://www.ctcpa.nesinc.com/.