Sponsored by the California Department of Education
The Sixth Annual AME Leadership Institute
"Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity in AME"
March 15-17, 2020
San Diego Marriott La Jolla

Tentative Agenda

Sunday, March 15

11:00 AM-1:00 PM: CA AME Industry Sector Advisory Meeting (by invitation only)

1:30 PM: Registration

2:00-4:00 PM: Focus on Gender: Conversations with AME Industry Leaders

5:00-7:00 PM: Strengthening the Role of Women in Media

Monday, March 16

7:30 AM: Registration & Breakfast Buffet

8:30 AM-3:30 PM: General Sessions and Breakout Sessions 

3:30-5:00 PM: AME Resource Fair

5:00-7:00 PM: Reception, Sponsored by Wacom

7:00-8:00 PM: "St. Louis Superman" Screening and Talk Back

Tuesday, March 17

7:15 AM: Breakfast Buffet

8:30 AM-2:30 PM: General Sessions and Breakout Sessions        

Breakfast and Lunch Buffets 

Included Monday and Tuesday


Funding Sources:

CTEIG, CCPT, SSP, Perkins, and California Partnership Academy funds can be used to attend the AME Leadership institute 2019.

Good News!

Up to 5% of your Perkins budget can be used for sending non-CTE credentialed teachers to the institute.

AME Leadership Institute

Location and Registration Costs


San Diego Marriott La Jolla

 4240 La Jolla Village Drive

San Diego, CA 92037

Credit Card Only

Regular: $400 (Until February 25, 2020)

Late: $450 (After February 25, 2020)

Register by Credit Card at RegFox

Click Here For Credit Card Registration

$275 - School Team Rate (Until February 25, 2020)

Register by check (3 or more registrants from one school)

Click Here For School Team Registration Form

$375 - Register by District (Until February 25, 2020)

Register by check (3 or more registrants from one district)

 Click Here For District Registration Form

Registration by Credit Cards ONLY 

after February 25, 2020

Hotel Reservations

San Diego Marriott La Jolla

 4240 La Jolla Village Drive

San Diego, CA 92037

Standard Guest Rooms: $179 + Tax

Hotel Suite Guest Rooms: $259 + Tax 

Reservation Deadline: February 25, 2020

Complimentary Wireless Internet

Hotel Self-Parking: 

Day $8 

Overnight $20 

Click Here for Hotel Booking Website

How can we foster creative work and a creative workforce that reflects the diversity of our state and society?

The 2020 AME Leadership Institute will engage industry and educational leaders with this important question.

Come learn about powerful strategies in industry and AME classrooms that are creating inclusive opportunities and lend your voice to this important conversation.

  • Attendees will receive information and  explore Career Readiness Certifications for AME Pathways

  • Attendees will engage in hands-on AME Industry Technologies and Techniques

  • Attendees will explore the Components of High-Quality AME Programs

  • Attendees will experience how High-Quality AME Pathways use Industry Advisories to Maximize Industry Interaction with Their Students

Who Should Attend?

Industry – Arts, Media, and Entertainment professionals who want to network with AME teachers in the schools

Administrators – District, school, and county offices

Teachers – CTE and Arts teachers who teach within a CTE AME, Fine Arts, or STEAM program

Teachers – Any teacher interested in building an AME program 

Counselors – Any counselor who has an AME program in their school

Further Questions? Registration: Kris McClung kris.mcclung@coronadousd.net  

Programming: Ashley Adams ameleadershipinstitute@gmail.com

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