PDSI 9920 – Increasing Whole Educator Potential to Develop Whole Students (Equity, Mindset, Grit, Body and Character)
This rejuvenating conference includes everything you’ve grown to expect from SI and more.
- Relational Equity
- Relevant Standards-Based Presentations
- Interesting PLC Collaboration Component
- Place Based Education Day Trips
- Effective Implementation of the Common Core
- Important Wellness Activities
- Innovative Technology
- Replenish, Rejuvenate & Remember Why You Teach.
- 3 – 4 Semester University of the Pacific Graduate Level Credits in 5-days
- Three-credit class is a forty-five hour week (3 semester units = 4.5 quarter credits). Four credit class is a 60 hour week (4 semester units = 6 quarter units)
- University of the Pacific (non-profit/WASC approved)
- Save money with Early Bird registration and Group Rates! (3 or more from the same school)
Dates: Monday, June 26th - Friday June 30th (4:00pm - 6:00pm Wellness Daily)
Start time: 08:00 a.m.
End time: 06:00 p.m.
Venue: Manhattan Beach USD District Office
Address: 325 S. Peck Ave. Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
$395.00 – $635.00
Enroll now before prices increase!
There will be a $100 non refundable deposit and no refunds after June 1.
Contact Your Site Coordinator
Dr. Chad MaberyManhattan Beach, CA Site Coordinator
Dr. Chad Mabery came to California 1999 after graduating from Michigan State University with a degree in mathematics and minor in economics. He spent his first eight years in California as a mathematics, science, and physical education teacher, youth camp director, middle and high school coach and athletics director. He went on to be a middle and high school administrator in Torrance Unified School District for eight years. During this time, Dr. Mabery earned a master’s degree in Education Administration from California State University, Dominguez Hills, and a doctorate degree in Education Leadership from University of California, Los Angeles.
Currently, Chad is the K-12 Director of Data, Assessment, and Professional Development for Manhattan Beach USD.
Dr. Mabery is a recognized for his innovation and leadership in instructional and learning. Association of California School Administrators named him a Secondary Principal of the Year. The College Board selected Dr. Mabery to join the Chinese Bridge Delegation to further develop school partnerships between schools in the United States and China. He created one of the first blended online courses at the middle school level over five years ago.
Dr. Mabery has been a presenter for school districts, universities, and state conferences. His presentation topics have included topics such as integrating technology into the classrooms, English learners, GATE strategies, Common Core, NGSS, C3 Framework, RQI, questioning strategy, iPads, literacy, grading practices, PLCs, RTI, college-going culture, school climate, SMART goals, and school leadership.
Dr. Mabery is also the Board President of the Torrance Education Foundation (TEF). This foundation fundraises nearly $500,000 each year to further support Torrance USD students. Within the TEF, Dr. Mabery created the STEM Initiative grant program that provides funds to support robotics, engineering, coding, family nights, and math/science competitions. The STEM Initiative program reaches over 8000 students and parents.
A Word From the President
“Chad was recommended to me by his Michigan State connection and our SI Michigan Site Coordinator Dick Comar. We are extremely excited to have an educational professional of his caliber, who is like-mined about putting relationships first in education join our SI Family with a new site in Manhattan Beach, CA.”