717 East 17th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43211
2013 Ohio School Boards Leadership Council
Annual OSBLC Conference
November 16th, 2013 Ohio Expo Center
Di Salle Center
717 E 17th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43211
“America, The Land of Opportunity – Getting Education Right”
8:30 – 9:30am
Workshops and Breakout Sessions:
9:00am until 5:30pm
keynote speakers until 8pm.
Conference plus lunch is $50 per person. Add Dinner for only $25.
Save $5 if you register by October 22, 2013.
Track 1 - Education Curriculum Makes The Difference
Eric Price - "Preparation for Citizenship?"
Mike Uecker, Fairborn City School Board
“The Americans” This is a widely used public school history book.
Dr. Kilgore, Hillsdale College
“Alternatives to Common Core”
Dr. Jay Lehr, Senior Fellow, The Heartland Institute
"Teaching Children the Truth About Climate Change"
Larry Schweikart, Professor of History, University of Dayton
“Why it is important to get American History Correct"
Kevin Miller, Hugh R. Miller, Consulting Chemist, Paleochronology Group
“Pieces of Evolution, Carbon Dating Skeletal Remains"
“How Districts can Become More Friendly to Education Choice”
Participants: Dr. Moore, Hillsdale College and Ohio Coalition for Quality Education;
Chad Aldis, Thomas B. Fordham Foundation; others TBA
Track 2 - Education Fiscal Concerns and Academic Assessments
David Petroni, Springboro School Board
“District Contracts that Benefit Students”
Tom Gunlock, Vice President, State Board of Education
“Understanding the New District/School Report Card”
Jamie Callander and Associates
“School Choice and Legal Criteria”
Jim Rigano, Springboro School Board
“Children First Budgeting”
Beth Lear, Legislative policy analyst specializing in education
“School Boards and the Legislative Process, School Board Politics”
Greg R. Lawson, Statehouse Liaison and Policy Analyst
The Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions
“The Dire Fiscal State of Ohio's Public School Districts”
Lunch - Soup and Salad Buffet
Key Note Speaker: Dr. Moore “Consequences of Common Core”
Dinner - Italian Feast
Dinner Keynote Speaker:
Suranjan Shome, CEO, Epiphany Management Group