Please take notice that special meetings of the Board of Education of the BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES OF THE SOLE SUPERVISORY DISTRICT OF OTSEGO, DELAWARE, SCHOHARIE, AND GREENE COUNTIES, will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 and Wednesday, August 12, 2020.  The meetings will be held at the Otsego Area Occupational Center, 1914 County Route 35, Milford, NY 13807. The meetings will convene at 5:30 p.m.


Administrative Staff Training

Educational Office Professional Training

Administrative Staff Training and Webinar Series  
Administrative Staff Training: Deadline extended to Monday August 10th! 
The summer Administrative Staff Workshop will be a virtual event that will take place on Thursday, August 20, 2020 from 9:30 am - 1:15 pmCatskill Area School Study Council in Partnership with Panhandle Area Educational Consortium Virtual Workshop for Education Office Professionals
 “Challenge Brings Opportunities”.
 The program will feature three wokshops.
Session A: Civility 101 led by Gina Fallica, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent, St. John's County School District
Session B: Effective Collaboration in the Microsoft 365 Environment led by Joel Olefson, Staff Development Associates
Session C:  Health and wellbeing/yoga led by Valerie Bolger, Master of Education in Health Education.

Administrative Staff Webinar Series
The topics for our 2020-2021 webinar, “Lunch and Learn” series have been selected. The series if focused on enhancing Microsoft Productivity. The webinar series is in addition to the CASSC 621 Co-Ser! Districts will have the opportunity to support best practices and provide ongoing professional development to their Educational Office Professionals through this informative Webinar series. Staff are encouraged to participate in groups in a conference setting. The program can be customized to the unique needs of each district. Schools may choose to attend webinars “live”, or select a time that works best for each team’s needs.  The live webinars will run from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Topics and Dates are as the following 6 topics.
October 27, 2020 - File Management and collaboration using OneDrive and OneNote
November 17, 2020 - Effectively using Outlook
January 19, 2021 - Word Tips and Tricks
February 23, 2021 - Excel Tips and Tricks
April 13, 2021 - Creativing effective Presentations uisng Powerpoint
May 18, 2021 - Creating Fliers and Newsletters using Publisher

 In order to add this program, CASSC member districts who belong to ONC may submit a Request for Additional Services form to BOCES.  CASSC member districts from DCMO may submit a Cross-Contract.

If you have questions regarding this program, or if you are not sure if your district is currently a member of this CoSer, please contact us.
Suzanne Swantak-Furman, Executive Coordinator
Carolyn Leon-Palm, Assistant Coordinator
      243 Fitzelle Hall, SUNY Oneonta
      Oneonta, NY 13820

      Phone: (607)-436-2533
      Fax: (607)-436-2015
      E-mail: [email protected]

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