2019 Annual FCS Conference

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Co-Hosted by Washington Family & Consumer Science Educators and Washington Family & Consumer Science

To Register for the Annual Conference, go to https://tinyurl.com/WAFCSConference19

Keynote Presentation – Making Learning Magical

Tisha Richmond, Medford School District 549c

Tisha Richmond is a passionate and innovative Tech Instructional Coach and former high school Culinary Arts teacher from Southern Oregon. She is passionate about infusing joy, passion, play and gamified strategies into classrooms to make learning MAGICAL. She was awarded the 2018 Golden Pear High School Teacher of the Year award and speaks nationally on gamification and innovative strategies. Tisha’s website. Her book: Make Learning Magical.


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Focused Instruction Sessions:

  • ServSafe Manager Certification: Sunday 10/20 from 8:00AM- 5:00PM
    • Washington State University Extension is offering the ServSafe Manager Certification training for teachers, food service managers, culinary instructors, students and other individuals who have responsibility for teaching, learning or implementing best practices in food safety and food preparation. Pre-registration required. Click here for more information on how to sign up for this pre-conference session.
  •  Youth Mental Health First Aid: Sunday 10/20 from 1-5 AND Monday 10/21 from 8-noon Cheryl Breum – Instructor
    • Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders.

      ($20 charged at registration for materials) Limit 25 participants. We will purchase the books for participants. Pre-registration required.

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Lodging Information:

Group Name is: WA-FACSE

Group Date(s): 10/19/19 – 10/22/19

Great ​Wolf ​Lodge ​Room ​Reservations: ​1-866-941-9653

Group ​Name ​is: ​1910WAFA

Group ​Rate ​is: ​single/double/triple/quad ​$103/night ​+ ​19.99 ​resort ​fee ​+ ​state/local ​taxes

Reservation ​Cutoff ​Date ​is: ​October ​1, ​2019 ​

*Please ​note ​there ​are ​a ​limited ​amount ​of ​rooms ​held ​for ​our ​group ​and ​are ​available ​on ​a ​first ​come ​basis. ​Rooms ​booked ​after ​our ​group ​allotment ​has ​been ​reached, ​or ​after ​our ​cutoff ​date ​are ​subject ​to ​availability ​and ​our ​rate ​may ​not ​apply. ​To ​ensure ​availability, ​book ​as ​soon ​as ​possible.