Idaho State Prevention Conference
21st Century Community Learning Center Directors Meeting

Wednesday, April 16, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

All 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) Directors are required to participate in this meeting hosted by the Idaho State Department of Education. Additional 21st CCLC staff is welcome to attend. This meeting will include a morning breakout for those from the community/school individuals invited by programs.

If you have any questions please contact Camille McCashland at or
(208) 332-6960.

Combining Design and Security to Produce a Safe Learning Environment

Wednesday, April 16, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

This workshop will provide attendees information on safety feature that can be incorporated into existing schools, reconstruction projects and new facilities. We will discuss the impact of added security features on the educational environment. Dr. Richard Bauscher, Middleton District Superintendent, will address the issues of continued maintenance on school facilities for safety and educational environmental impact. Attendees are encouraged to bring their facility maintenance plans, safety inspection reports and questions.

If you have questions please contact Camille McCashland at or
(208) 332-6960.

Alternative School Meeting

Wednesday, April 16, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Working at alternative schools can be a lonely job. Chances are there is only one in the district and the other schools just don’t understand what you are facing. At this meeting we will be talking about what is happening in alternative schools and the best practices from around the state. We will be discussing the changes to the application process; possible changes to the accountability measures; and what is happening in your buildings. Plan to share with and learn from your colleagues that know what you are facing. This meeting is geared for administrators, but lead teachers are welcome.

If you have questions please contact Michelle Clement Taylor at or
(208) 332-6963  

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Idaho Afterschool Network Summit

Wednesday, April 16, 1:00 – 5:00pm

Idaho Afterschool Network invites stakeholders to discuss and develop standards, policies and structure for quality afterschool learning opportunities for children and families. Idaho’s former first lady, Patricia Kempthorne, will be presenting on the important of afterschool programs for Idaho’s youth with a following presentation by Janet Schmidt, Chief Program Officer for Schools Out Washington. This session is designed to be a collaborative, interactive session for afterschool stakeholders to discuss strategies to ensure that youth in Idaho have access to high quality out-of-school time programs.

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Please register in advance for this session:

For more information, please contact Ken Price at or 208-896-4111 x. 146.

Idaho Commission on Hispanic Affairs Town Hall Meeting

Thursday, April 17, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The Idaho Commission on Hispanic Affairs (ICHA) will be hosting a town hall meeting from 6pm to 8pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. ICHA will listen to concerns from the local Hispanic community and town leadership.

Findings from the town hall meeting will be reported back to the Governor's Office.

If you have questions please contact Juan Saldana at