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Through partnerships with clients and leading associations throughout the state, you’ll find a wide range of professional development opportunities. We invite you to explore our Frequently Requested Workshop Listing, or any of the specific events below. To connect your staff to convenient trainings and cost-effective professional development opportunities, Lozano Smith offers numerous online training options. For more information on these workshops, or to schedule a training for you, please contact Client Services or your nearest Lozano Smith office.

Changes In The Law

Changes In The Law

Recent developments in the law profoundly alter the choices available to school districts in planning, financing, and building schools. This workshop is designed to help participants navigate new and anticipated changes in the law, including new stat...

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School District Design-Build Toolbox

School District Design-Build Toolbox

The design build procurement model offers school districts a different way to procure facilities by capturing a project's design and construction under one umbrella. This session will discuss how design build is evolving in the school facility constr...

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How To Lead Your Board Meetings Away From Criticism And Chaos To Decorum And Order

How To Lead Your Board Meetings Away From Criticism And Chaos To Decorum And Order

Governing boards and staff across the nation are facing increasingly disruptive and threatening behavior during public meetings and other venues. This session will discuss best practices and strategies for preventing and responding to this behavior. ...

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Redistricting and Election Laws

Redistricting and Election Laws

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Public Speaking Survival Tips for School Officials

Public Speaking Survival Tips for School Officials

Surveys show that the fear of public speaking is greater than the fear of death. For many people, public speaking is hard enough without the added pressures faced by school district administrators. You must present to elected officials, members of ...

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Cybersecurity and Beyond: Current Legal Issues in Technology and School Safety

Cybersecurity and Beyond: Current Legal Issues in Technology and School Safety

Cybersecurity incidents have exponentially increased over the past few years. With the continued increased integration of remote learning and technology in schools, these numbers continue to climb. This presentation originated from real-world issues ...

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Multi-Phased Construction Projects

Multi-Phased Construction Projects

Whether its budget, capacity and scheduling, projects often must be divided into multiple phases. This workshop will discuss options for procuring contractor(s) to perform the work and strategy for responding to key hurdles that often arise. Presen...

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Maximizing and Utilizing ESSER/CARES Act Funding

Maximizing and Utilizing ESSER/CARES Act Funding

Funding is available. As of March 2021, the federal government has authorized three rounds of COVID relief grant funding through the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund. With the funding comes questions, including “what can ...

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