OAPSA's Spring Conference - May 6

In Person or Virtual - Your Choice

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OAPSA's Spring Conference at Quest Conference Center, Columbus Polaris Area

Friday, May 6th, 8am-3pm

9200 Worthington Road

Westerville, OH

In person or virtual - The choice is yours!


Registration for the May 6, 2022 OAPSA Conference is available online now at:
https://www.crsadmin.com/EventPortal/Registrations/PublicFill/EventPublicFill.aspx?evtid=db484532-018b-4815-9287-d9c2e7ff1f0b


NOTE: This conference has discounted rates for OAPSA Members but non members are welcome to attend at the regular price. Certificate with contact hours will be sent to participants following the conference.


Not an OAPSA member yet?

See "We Are OAPSA" section below to learn about benefits of being an OAPSA member/associate member and learn how to join!


Hotel Reservations can be made by calling:

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbus Polaris
Booking link: https://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/C/CMHPSHX-OPS-20220505/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG


Scroll down for Q and A about our Spring Conference (and cancellation information)

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Check out our agenda and featured speakers below!

You will want to be sure to attend this OAPSA conference!

Not an OAPSA member and want to become one to get reduced rate at conference? There's still time to join before this conference!

To join OAPSA click here: https://www.crsadmin.com/EventPortal/Registrations/PublicFill/EventPublicFill.aspx?evtid=ac57abb3-070c-47e3-b4e6-4479e2b2fbeb

For more information about OAPSA see "We are OAPSA" section below.

Agenda for OAPSA Conference on May 6

May 6, 2022 OAPSA Spring Conference Agenda


8:00-8:30 AM Registration/Light Breakfast with Networking with Attendees


8:30 AM Welcome & Housekeeping Info – Jackie Vance, OAPSA President Elect


8:30 - 9:00 AM Business Meeting including announcement of Nominees for Award

Sarah Walker, OAPSA President


9:00 - 10:00 AM Nursing update ODH Nursing - Ann Connelly Public Health Nurse Supervisor

" Working with Your School Nurse(s): You've Got Friends!"


10:00-11:00 Special Education Legal Update: Laura Anthony; Bricker & Eckler


11:00 - 11:15 AM Networking Break


11:15 - 12:15 PM Legal Update Continues: Laura Anthony


12:15-12:45 PM Networking Lunch


12:45 - 1:00 PM Exhibitor Elevator Pitch with Solutions for you

Exhibitors & Donna Stelzer


1:00 - 3:00 PM ODE Updates / Q & A


3:00 PM Closing and Drawing for Door Prizes - Jackie Vance

WE ARE OAPSA - The "Premier" Organization for Special Education/Student Service Coordinators & Administrators

The Ohio Association of Pupil Service Administrators (OAPSA) is the "premier" state-wide organization of school administrators currently charged with district-wide administrative responsibilities for Student Services and/or Special Education. OAPSA members stay informed and connected through our extensive OAPSA email system, our OAPSA conferences, our OAPSA website, our OAPSA app and our OAPSA Book Club. OAPSA is the CASE Chapter for Ohio & is also an affiliate of NAPSA. OAPSA's associate membership is designed for professionals who are employed in the field and support the purpose of OAPSA but don't meet the criteria for membership. Dues are the same with all privileges of membership - except associate members are not permitted to vote and not permitted to hold office. See below for even more information about membership and associate membership in OAPSA. For even more information about OAPSA, please visit our website at www.OAPSA.org



To join OAPSA click here: https://www.crsadmin.com/EventPortal/Registrations/PublicFill/EventPublicFill.aspx?evtid=ac57abb3-070c-47e3-b4e6-4479e2b2fbeb

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Cancellation Policy for OAPSA Conference

You may cancel your registration for the conference up to 5 business days before the conference deadline by notifying Gwenn Spence via email at gspence@granvilleschools.org and OAPSA will refund your registration fee less a $25 cancellation fee. For cancellations, less than 5 days before the deadline, we will refund your registration by 50%. After the deadline, or a no-show, no refunds will be given.

Questions and Answers About OAPSA's Conference

Question : Am I able to change my mind about attending virtually to in person (and vice versa?)

Answer: Yes, but you do need to go in and make the change in your registration yourself. We are not able to do that for you. Once you get your email confirmation confirming that you successfully registered, then you will be able to modify your registration, if need be. We will cut off all changes in registration 5 business days before the conference begins so we have an accurate account of who is attending in person.


Question: When will I get my link if I'm attending virtually?

Answer: The link will be emailed several days before the conference to those who indicated they would attend virtually.


Question: How do I register?

Answer: Online at https://www.crsadmin.com/EventPortal/Registrations/PublicFill/EventPublicFill.aspx?evtid=ac57abb3-070c-47e3-b4e6-4479e2b2fbeb