NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH EDUCATION LEADER CASTLE ROCK RESEARCH
The CIAAA is proud to announce a new partnership with educational resource leader Castle Rock Research Corporation. Click here to view the full release.
CIAAA members will be eligible for exclusive pricing on Castle Rock’s digital product SOLARO as part of the Partners in Education initiative. The retail price of a one-year SOLARO subscription is $200. Through Partners in Education, student-athletes have the opportunity to access SOLARO for $20 per year – a 90% discount.
SOLARO (Student-Oriented Learning, Assessment, & Reporting Online) is a top-tier educational resource that provides students with access to lessons, practice assessments, and study tools on an easy-to-navigate digital platform. Students also have the ability to review assessments with complete, detailed solutions to ensure comprehension and retention of the material. SOLARO has educational supports for all of the core courses including Mathematics, English, Social Studies, and all Sciences (Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics), and has curriculum-specific options for every province/region.
The Partners in Education program also allows for athletic departments to receive an additional 20% savings that can be applied in various ways, including as a fundraiser for your athletic department.
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FALL 2020 WEBINAR SCHEDULE FEATURES CERTIFICATION STREAM!
TAKE 501C, 502C, and 504C to qualify for Canadian Registered Athletic Administrator Certification!
All three plus 506C in the spring, plus any other course will take care of your LTP qualifications for the next level - CCAA! See more about certification here.
To help our members access as much PD as you want, take advantage of our multi-course discounts with 20% off two courses, 30% off 3, and 40% off 4+. This offer is stackable throughout the 2020-21 school year. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for your personalized discount code before you register!
501C: Philosophy, Organizational Structure and Professional Development - Monday, October 19: 4:30-7:30 PM Mountain Time
710C: Current Issues in Canadian School Sport - Friday, October 23: 1:45-5:00 PM Mountain Time
BCSS Members - Register through TWU Superconference Here! All others, register with link below.
502C: Athletic Administration in Canadian Schools - November 16 & 18: 4:30-6:30 PM Mountain Time Each Night
703C: Educational Athletics - Performance Beyond the X's and O's - November 27: 9:00-12:30 Mountain Time
504C: Legal Issues I - The Basics of Negligence, Liability and Risk Management - November 30 & December 1: 4:30-6:30 PM Mountain Time Each Night
EDUCATING AGAINST RACISM IN YOUR ATHLETIC PROGRAM
Our first step in supporting athletic directors and coaches in joining the collective action to end systemic racism in Canada is to provide resources that can assist educators in how they plan to address this important issue with their students/student-athletes. Click here or on the images below to see our Resources for Educating Against Racism in Your Athletic Program. The document provides a "Getting Started" guide and an extensive resource list.
FIVE FREE WORKSHOPS RUN JUne 12-24
FIVE GREAT WORKSHOPS ONLINE TO CLOSE OUR ANNUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CALENDAR
In thanks and service to our great members, the CIAAA is closing out the professional development calendar for 2019-20 with five FREE FOR MEMBERS workshops from June 12-24.
Friday, June 12 @ 10 AM Mountain: Fresh Ideas for Recognizing Your Athletes and Coaches
Monday, June 15 @ 4:30 PM Mountain: Motivating Your Athletes
Wednesday, June 17 @ 10 AM Mountain: Creating Successful Teams
Tuesday, June 23 @ 4:30 PM Mountain: Controlling Physical & Mental States for Peak Performance
Wednesday, June 24 @ 10 AM: Coaching Resources for High Performance in Educational Athletics
MEMBERS: click here to register for FREE. Recall that all SHSAA, BCSS, and ASAA athletic directors are automatically members.
Non-Members: click here to register at $15/workshop, or purchase a membership and then use the link above!
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ONLINE PrOFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT - 9 WEBINARS IN MAY/JUNE 2020
LTP COURSES ONLINE IN MAY/JUNE 2020
Click the image to the left to see a calendar view of our expanded webinar schedule this spring!
Thanks to our partners Sporfactor (sportfactor.net), get 20% off 2 courses, 30% off 3 courses, and 40% off 4 or more!
722C: Building a Positive School Culture through Sport - Tuesday, May 5: 10 AM - 1 PM Mountain Time
726C: Student Leadership Development - Thursday, May 7: 10 AM - 1 PM Mountain Time
502C: Principles, Strategies and Methods - May 11 & 13: 4:30-6:30 PM Mountain Time Each Night
504C: Legal Issues I - The Basics of Negligence, Liability and Risk Management - May 14 & 19: 4:30-6:30 PM Mountain Time Each Night
506C: Legal Issues II - Enhanced Legal Topics for the Athletic Administrator - May 20 & 26: 4:30-6:30 PM Mountain Time Each Night
700C: Administration of Middle School Athletic Programs (Grades 6-9) - Thursday, May 28: 12:30-4:30 PM Mountain Time
501C: Philosophy, Organizational Structure and Professional Development - Monday, June 1: 10 AM - 1 PM Mountain Time
602C: Creating Your Athletic Handbook - June 3 & 10: 4:30-5:30 PM Mountain Time First Night, 4:30-6:30 PM Mountain Time Second Night
790C: Leadership Training Instructional Methods and Techniques - Friday, June 5: 10 AM to 12 Noon Mountain Time
CIAAA STRATEGIC PLAN 2020-2024
THE CIAAA's New Strategic Plan is Online!
After a year of planning and work, our new Strategic Plan sets the stage for the next 5 years of CIAAA growth!
The plan features our updated organizational statements:
VISION: The CIAAA champions Athletic Administrators as the professional leaders of school sport across Canada.
MISSION: The CIAAA promotes educational athletics through the professional development of athletic administrators with a focus on character and leadership. Our goal is to support schools in building positive athletic environments that enhance the learning experience for all students.
Click here or on the image to view the complete plan.
CIAAA ADDS BC SCHOOLS TO GROWING PROVINCIAL PARTNERSHIPS
BC School Sports and the Canadian Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association are pleased to announce a new partnership to assist Athletic Directors in BC in providing quality, safe, and educational environments for high school athletic programs to thrive.
With BCSS schools join Alberta's ASAA schools and Saskatchewan's SHSAA schools, the CIAAA annual membership for 2019-20 is expected to be around 1200 Athletic Directors, a record high for the CIAAA.
Our organization will continue to increase our capacity to provide incredible content for professional development to the growing number of interested and committed Athletic Directors across Canada.
For the complete Press Release sent out on May 6, 2019, please click the image to the left.