Sponsor & Exhibitor Listings

October 6-7, 2022
Conference Sponsors & Exhibitors

 

SPONSORS 





 


Apprenticeship programs are often considered "Education's Best Kept Secret". Electrical apprenticeship programs run anywhere from 3 - 5 years both in the classroom and on the job training, all at no expense to the student, who is earning a living while completing their education. Through partnerships between the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), there are 25 electrical apprenticeship training centers throughout California serving the state’s 58 counties.





As a School Counselor, the difference you make in student’s lives will last a lifetime. Alliant International University prepares students for professional careers of service and leadership. The California School of Education at Alliant offers a variety of online degrees, certificates, and credentials. Our programs include the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential and Doctor of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership and Management.  Alliant is a proud partner of CASC and provides CASC members a 10% tuition savings and application fee waiver when enrolling as a new Alliant full-time student.


 

The University of Nebraska High School offers more than 100 core, elective, AP, Dual Enrollment, NCAA and UC a-g approved courses all online. Full accreditation through Cognia and the NE Department of Education. UNHS offer full teaching and support staff services with open enrollment all year! https://highschool.nebraska.edu/








 



Credential programs from the Gemological Institute of America® (GIA) prepare students for exciting careers working with jewelry, diamonds, colored gems and pearls. An accredited post-secondary school with U.S. campuses in Carlsbad, CA and New York, we offer on-campus and distance education programs, scholarships, financial aid and career services.






Sallie Mae believes education and life-long learning, in all forms, help people achieve great things. As the leader in private student lending, we provide financing and know-how to support access to college and offer products and resources to help customers make new goals and experiences, beyond college, happen. Learn more at salliemae.com.








Greenfield Learning: educational consultants that partner with schools/districts to impact change through SEL/mental health awareness solutions, including GiveThx, our gratitude platform for students/educators that creates positive relationships through confidential 1:1 notes of appreciation & Cloud9World, our PK- 12 SEL program featuring character strength development to empower students.



At Riverside Insights®, we share your commitment to helping individuals elevate their learning potential.  That’s why we offer proven, trusted and precise assessments, such as CogAT®, the Iowa Assessments™, and IowaFlex™. These solutions provide the clarity and perspective needed to create a meaningful impact

 Aperture Education has supported more than one million students in their social and emotional growth and continues to develop innovative solutions to bring the whole child into focus. The Aperture System includes the DESSA suite of strength-based assessments, CASEL™-aligned intervention strategies, and robust reporting, all in one easy-to-use digital platform.




Care Solace® is a mental health care coordination service on a mission: ensure easy, equitable access to care regardless of circumstances. We work alongside school districts to help their students, staff, and families quickly find mental health or substance use providers matched to their needs, 24/7/365.
 




EXHIBITORS

 Fastweb is the nation's recognized leader in helping students pay for college. We are in our 27th year of supporting student’s efforts to fund their education. Our Educator program provides free online resources and printed materials to support students and utilize at student / parent events.

 
Molina Healthcare of California has been providing government-funded care for over 40 years. The Company serves members through Medi-Cal, Medicare, Medicare-Medicaid (Duals) and Covered California (Marketplace). Molina’s service areas include Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside, San Diego, Orange County, and Imperial counties. Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, served approximately 5.2 million members as of December 31, 2021.

 


The CSULB Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies prepares students to promote a broader understanding of the role of leisure and recreation in the lives of all people. Degree options prepare students for careers in Recreation Therapy, Outdoor Recreation and Adventure Leadership, Parks and Recreation Management, and Tourism Management.



Robin empowers the entire school community — connecting students, educators and families with live coaching and real world skill-building to support mental health and social-emotional growth.


 
Xello is an engaging, online program that helps K-12 students define their future goals and transform their aspirations into actionable plans for success. It helps them build self-knowledge, explore their options, create a plan, and develop the skills needed to thrive in the world of work.



The Acadami is a development consulting agency dedicated to increasing positive outcomes via increasing the capacity of our systems to increase equity and inclusion, leading to more appropriate serving of marginalized populations such as LGBTQIA+ and trauma survivors. Direct services from The Acadami include LGBTQIA+ mentoring for Queer youth and direct transformational coaching for individuals, school systems, law enforcement, and more.


Erika’s Lighthouse: A Beacon of Hope for Adolescent Depression, provides schools no-cost, peer-driven programs that educate students about teen depression and empowers them to take action, raising awareness, reducing stigma and encouraging help-seeking behavior.




The SPARK Mentoring Programs Speak to the Potential, Ability, and Resilience inside every Kid. These evidence-based SEL programs create greater academic success, a healthier state of mind, and deeper connections.  Engaging lessons are proven to increase mental well-being, resilience, emotional development, and social skills such as communication, decision-making and problem-solving.

 
California Casualty has been endorsed by CTA since 1951.  California Casualty offers a complete line of auto and home insurance products tailored to fit CTA member needs.  CTA members receive special negotiated group rates.  And as an added bonus, California Casualty will give you a $25 gift card with a free auto quote; for a limited time.

 

The LifePrep Academy: College, Career and Life Planning curriculum helps families and schools prepare youth for life after high school. We provide students and their families with essential knowledge, skills and resources to ensure parents are equipped for clear, high-quality communication and collaboration with school counselors.

 
Start With Heart Videos / Shows That Teach Assemblies provides elementary schools with motivational content, via both streaming videos and/or live in-person assembly presentations. Administrators, counselors, and teachers may use our video or live presentations to motivate and inspire students on the topics of anti-bullying, kindness, SEL, and life skills.


At Minding Your Mind, we create experiences that show people they are not alone. Our group of speakers, who have productively coped with their mental health challenges share their stories of hope. We use the power of storytelling to provide evidence-based education about mental health challenges in schools, communities, and workplaces.


CharacterStrong provides digital Pre-K through 12th-grade SEL Curricula and Professional Development. Our resources focus on fostering the whole child with vertically-aligned lessons that teach SEL and character side-by-side. We provide a holistic approach for sustainable school culture change and focus on providing educators tools to properly serve their student’s needs.



The College Funding Coach® was founded in 2002 to help families better understand the complex strategies for saving and paying for college, making higher education more affordable. Through our free comprehensive educational workshop, “Little-known Secrets of Paying for College,” The College Funding Coach® team has helped thousands of elementary, middle and high school families save and pay for college without going broke!



We empower champions of youth to transform turmoil into caring connection with themselves and others through the Connection Practice. This wellness habit combines empathy and insight for ongoing personal growth. When champions teach it to students, they learn to ease their distress, confidently meet challenges and resolve conflicts peacefully.


Dream Catcher is an evidence-based online 8 lesson curriculum proven to help students identify their “Purpose” and choose an academic & career path based on their purpose and self exploration. Dream Catcher generates free form data that guarantees counselors quality student engagement and increased student contacts in shorter segments.

Located in Riverside, California, La Sierra University is acclaimed for its academic quality, opportunities for research at both the undergraduate and graduate level, community service­ emphasis, and demographically diverse student body. Students thrive in the small, professor-taught classes where academic topics are investigated and Christian faith is a cornerstone of education.

The Society of Wood Manufacturing (SWM) is a Southern California networking group consisting of wood industry professionals and woodworking educators. We are committed to supporting local educational programs and introducing students to careers in the wood industry through SkillsUSA California woodworking contests, outreach events, donation programs, and more.



The Mendez Foundation’s evidence-based Too Good curricula equip children and adolescents to build healthy friendships, resolve conflict peacefully, and manage and respond to bully situations. Developmentally appropriate and interactive social activities and games create an experiential learning environment that reinforces the learning through role-play, skits, games, and other cooperative learning strategies.



Naviance by PowerSchool is the leading college, career, and life readiness (CCLR) platform, equipping over 10 million students and 40% of U.S. high schools with the skills they need to reach their future goals. Naviance enables students to discover their strengths and interests, build critical social and emotional learning skills, create actionable goals, and find their best-fit path and career after high school.



At First Financial, we value and take tremendous pride in serving the financial needs of the educational community. We were founded by educators for educators over 89 years ago. It’s a role we take seriously and a mission to which we are just as committed to today as we were in 1933.





Slumberkins supports educators in teaching students how to be caring, confident, and resilient children, through approachable tools that promote early emotional growth.






The ASVAB Career Exploration Program is an award winning program used in many high schools to identify careers that meet the student's aptitude and interests. You can bring this free program to your school which allows students to review thousands of careers that meet their own individuality.



Parchment delivers a comprehensive, award-winning academic credential management platform, providing learners and other key stakeholders the ability to innovate, request, verify and share credentials securely.




Nest is a non-profit with a mission to transform K-12 interpersonal violence prevention programs in schools to end perpetration and victimization by promoting: belonging, emotional agility, accountability, and gratitude. Our K-12 lessons, school staff trainings, and parent workshops equip communities to shift perspectives, deepen understanding, and employ concrete tools to keep children safe.



Increased staff shortages, mental health issues, delayed emotional and academic development, and absenteeism impact both students and educators. The solution: PATHS Program LLC provides SEL curricula for every age with PATHS® preschool to 5th grade, and Emozi® Middle and High School—designed to support future-ready students and educator well-being.


We host a diverse mix of participants to increase their understanding of California’s governmental structures, operations, and elections.  Through simulations,  participants broaden their knowledge and skills in civic engagement, consensus building, advocacy, and service learning.  Participants also gain experience in self-advocacy and developing  social capital by building networks and relationships.



Reasons Eating Disorder Center in Los Angeles, CA provides comprehensive, personalized, gender-inclusive treatment programs for ages 10 and older. Reasons’ programs are designed to address the complexities of eating disorders and their intersection with co-occurring disorders, providing each patient with a multidisciplinary care team to assist in their process of healing.  




UC Scout is a University of California program that develops and delivers A-G approved online classes and curriculum to students around the globe. UC Scout’s mission is to reach out to educationally disadvantaged students across the state, raising achievement levels and closing achievement gaps between groups of students. 



ACT is an international, mission-driven, nonprofit organization with more than 50 years of experience generating data-driven assessments and research. As a trusted leader in the testing field, ACT is known for developing high-quality assessments that determine college and career readiness and provide the most advanced measures of workplace skills.



The National Student Clearinghouse helps education go further with innovative solutions that meet reporting, research, verification, transcript, and data exchange demands across the K-20 to workforce continuum. Our StudentTracker for High Schools service helps high schools and districts accurately gauge the postsecondary success of their graduates, no matter which U.S. colleges they attend.


Hatching Results partners with districts, counties, and states to produce sustainable systemic change within their school counseling programs with the end goal of promoting equitable access to a high quality education for all students. We equip school counselor-administrator teams to design, implement, evaluate, and improve their comprehensive school counseling programs.