• Fall 2016 CHESPRA Conference  
    The Fall 2016 CHESPRA Conference was held in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Nov. 3-4 at the Hilton Garden Inn Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel. More than 60 CHESPRA members and sponsors came together for two days of professional learning and networking. 
    Agenda items included:
    • Legal update and talk about transgender policies
    • Important face time with your state PIOs - updates from Charles Pyle of the Virginia Department of Education, and Gayle Secrist of the Maryland State Department of Education.
    • How to successfully rebrand your district
    • Roundtables featuring FOIA talk, tips and tools for the one-person PR shop, video ideas and more 
    To see some of the presentations from the conference, they are listed on the articles tab on the left or you can click here. For lists of attendees from the event or for the CHESPRA membership roster, please email Lauren Nolasco