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ABM, a $6.4 billion Fortune 500 company, delivers facility solutions with an innovation mindset and dedicated, technology-enabled employees. The company is one of the largest facility management providers in the world with over 140,000 employees, over 350 offices, and various international locations. ABM provides facility services in areas such as electrical and lighting, energy, facility engineering, HVAC and mechanical, janitorial services, landscape and grounds, parking and transportation. ABM's services also include energy efficiency and sustainability such as building improvements, electric vehicle charging stations, and renewable energy solutions.
We are the most widely used student information system in California. Since 1995, we have earned a reputation for scalability, dependability and cost effectiveness. 530 California school districts and educational agencies utilize our SIS. We service millions of students, parents and educators. Aeries SIS is simply the center of your solution.
Alliance Building Solutions, Inc. (ABS) specializes in Energy Performance Contracting which is a method that leverages energy savings to create a self-funding project to address unfunded facility and maintenance needs. ABS brings years of experience solving complex challenges for municipalities.
We are a member-owned, non-profit, public agency JPA offering Property & Liability coverage, Workers’ Compensation and Health Benefits to California public schools. An Owner Controlled Insurance Program for school construction projects is also available to reduce costs and for safer construction projects. While affordable, member-focused broad coverage is provided, we believe it is more important to partner with our school members to create safer learning environments. Therefore, a host of loss control, training and risk management services are provided to our members at no additional cost.
American Modular Systems (AMS) is California’s leading modular manufacturer, delivering high quality, highly innovative learning spaces that empower students and teachers to achieve and succeed. AMS buildings are the ideal 21st century learning environment, integrating cutting-edge technology with flexible, modern design at an affordable cost. Founded in 1983, AMS offers a full spectrum of customizable modular building solutions, featuring the award-winning GEN7 line of sustainable classrooms, as well as the AMS EVOVE, AMS FORM and AMS 2GO brands.
Apptegy builds products and provides services that empower you to run better schools. Our products make it easy for administrators and educators to reach and interact with your parents, students, staff, and your community at large. Our services support district marketing teams better manage and execute marketing.
We are a leader in Education Law, representing eight of the ten largest California school districts. AALRR is a full-service law firm, with more than 170 attorneys in nine offices statewide, and is regularly recognized as one of the most diverse firms in California.
Audio Enhancement was founded in 1978 on the idea that “learning begins with hearing.” As pioneers of classroom audio technology, Audio Enhancement brings clarity and success to students and teachers. For 40 years, Audio Enhancement has created and delivered research-driven solutions to complex education problems in classrooms around the world. What started as an effort to help children with hearing impairments succeed in school quickly became a way to enable all students to hear and learn.
Since 1990, Austin Air remains the original manufacturer of portable air purifiers, using the highest-grade HEPA (recommended by the CDC, EPA, and WHO) and activated carbon. This ensures the most effective removal of the widest range of airborne contaminants, such as viruses and bacteria. Austin constructs their clinically proven, steel fabricated, and powder-coated 360-degree air intake system in Buffalo, NY. Filters are designed to last up to 5 years saving costly filter replacements and custodial maintenance.
We are the largest and longest serving school bus dealer, representing the industry's highest quality school buses! Bluebird, MicroBird & Collin
The objects and purpose of this Local Union are to provide for, protect and improve the general welfare of its members and the employees represented by it, both directly and indirectly by all lawful means and methods.
Balfour Beatty is a full-service construction management, program management, CM multi-prime,
lease-leaseback, CM-at-risk, design-build, and general contracting firm that specializes in the
construction of educational facilities throughout California. With over $4B in K-12 projects,
Balfour Beatty has consistently ranked as a top three Educational Builder in California within the
past five years by Engineering News Record (ENR)!
The Ball/Frost Group, LLP is a legislative services and governmental relations firm representing school districts, county offices of education and education related associations. We possess more than 60 years of combined experience in assessing the potential effects of issues before the California legislature and executive branch and advocating on behalf of our clients. Our work spans across issues and includes public education funding and programs, behavioral and mental health, early childhood, teacher and administrator preparation and development and fiscal policy.
We provide educational consulting services and Medi-Cal/LEA billing services. Proudly works with CSBA on the Medi-Cal Services Program.
Since 1970, Blach Construction has been building structures of enduring quality throughout California, earning recognition for their projects, practices, culture and community service. With an acute focus on quality, collaboration and safety, Blach has successfully delivered 300-plus education projects valued at more than $1.5 billion. Their award-winning higher education portfolio comes as a result of their familiarity with DSA practices, fluency in collaborative and traditional delivery methods and technical building acumen. Blach consistently evaluates and invests in advanced construction techniques that enable greater efficiencies and offer increased value to their clients. Blach Construction is your trusted education construction partner.
BYD is the only EV maker to master battery, electric motors & vehicle control technologies. BYD's proprietary Iron-Phosphate batteries are the heart of our company, providing safe, reliable power to all our vehicles and energy storage systems. Founded in 1995 as a pioneer in battery technology, BYD, is the Official Sponsor of Mother Nature. The BYD mission is to change the world by creating a complete, zero emission ecosystem powered by clean energy that reduces the world's reliance on petroleum. BYD's innovative products are leaders in multiple sectors, including battery-electric automobiles, buses, medium- and heavy-duty trucks and forklifts; the SkyRail monorail system; solar power generation and energy storage systems; and consumer electronics.
We provide Planning, Financial Advisory and Program Implementation services to school districts throughout California.
The California Education Partners team is made up of folks who’ve walked in your shoes. We share your commitment to creating better outcomes for students who’ve had too many barriers thrown in the way of their path to success. District teams join a collaboration with other district teams tackling similar challenges – from high school On Track to aligning learning TK to 3rd grade and everything in between. Contact us for specific collaboration opportunities.
The California Energy Commission (CEC) is California's primary energy policy and planning agency leading the state to a 100% clean energy future. The CEC administers the California Schools Healthy Air, Plumbing, and Efficiency (CalSHAPE) Program which has over $760 million in funding available for two grant programs: the CalSHAPE Ventilation Program and the CalSHAPE Plumbing Program. The CalSHAPE Ventilation Program provides grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to assess, maintain, and repair ventilation systems in schools. The CalSHAPE Plumbing Program provides grants to LEAs and state agencies to replace noncompliant plumbing fixtures and appliances with water-conserving plumbing fixtures and appliances.
The California Schools Voluntary Employees Benefits Association (VEBA) provides health care benefits for education, municipal, and public agency employees that are effective, affordable, and of the highest quality and value.
We provide high quality technical education to men and women who seek a rewarding career in the sheet metal and HVAC industry through our joint apprenticeship programs. The contractor members of the California Association of Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors (CAL SMACNA) and the craftperson members of the Sheet Metal, Air Rail and Transportation Unions' (SMART) work together to design, construct and maintain advanced HVAC systems for schools that place a premium on energy efficiency and enhanced indoor air quality. Our goal is to create and ensure a learning environment that is healthy, high performing and comfortable for students and teachers alike. Our pool of contractors and professional craftpersons will make all of the difference when it comes to delivering work on education facilities that is safe, on-time and within budget.
We train thousands of plumbers, steamfitters, sprinklerfitters, welders and HVACR technicians in union sponsored and State and Federal Government accredited programs throughout California.
We provide a career for highly skilled craftspeople. Electrical workers receive their training through local joint apprenticeship training centers utilizing a standardized education program supported by the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). This model education partnership produces a highly skilled and trained workforce equipped to meet the demands of the customer.
California's Valued Trust (CVT) is one of California's largest labor/management trusts specializing in healthcare benefits for the education community. CVT provides participants high-quality and cost-effective benefit choices including medical, pharmacy, dental, vision, group term life insurance, EAP and innovative health programs.
We are a team of experts in California education policy, finance, legislative strategy, and public affairs. Over the course of our collective careers, we have been helping schools, professional associations, industry/private sector interests, and non-profit organizations succeed in achieving important outcomes for students, educators, and the future of California. No team is more effective in building successful strategies to achieve your goals and priorities in the K-12 education sector. Our services include government relations and advocacy, State budget expertise, fiscal advising, State Board of Education waivers, school facilities eligibility compliance, OPSC/State Allocation Board representation, strategic consulting and public affairs, communications strategies, and issue management.
Through experiential training, expert coaching, an SEL curriculum for students, and ongoing personalized support, Capturing Kids' Hearts® equips professionals in K-12 education to implement transformational processes focused on social-emotional wellbeing, relationship-driven campus culture, and student connectedness.
Our research-based processes improve the five key indicators of school performance: fewer discipline referrals, improved attendance, higher student achievement, lower dropout rates, and higher teacher satisfaction.
Throughout our 30-year legacy of advancing social emotional learning, the Capturing Kids’ Hearts team has impacted millions of students. We train over 37,000 educators a year and our processes are being implemented with fidelity on campuses in 44 states nationwide.
Care Solace® is a mental health care coordination service on a mission: ensure easy 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. Our services include Care Loop®, our proprietary software for case management and referral tracking, Care Match™, our online tool for self-referrals, and Care Companions™, our coordination team for 24/7/365 multilingual assistance. Founded in 2017, Care Solace serves 3M students and 12M staff and family members in over 600 school systems nationwide.
Career Launch is a social enterprise whose mission is to enhance student's professional communication skills, increase their social capital, and accelerate their college and career readiness. Career Launch has a train-the-trainer model and a direct service model to support teachers, counselors, high schools, districts, and county offices of education. We support CTE pathways, Capstone courses, English Language Arts, Enrichment programs, Internship initiatives, and more. Learn more at www.careerlaunch.academy/highschool
We are here to help you tell your story. If your goal requires community, political, or electoral success, they can deliver. The apporach combines significant winning political experience with fresh thinking innovative tools, and a spirited belief that people support what they help create. Their services: political strategy, election feasibility/planning, public information, and effective ground and online campaigns. CliffordMoss. What's your story? Let us help you tell it.
Led by a highly credentialed team with more than 300 years of combined industry experience, Climatec helps public agencies find general fund relief through renewed infrastructure and funding solutions. The firm has delivered thousands of successful energy efficiency programs to clients across the public sector. Climatec’s customer-centric approach has not only forged an unmatched track record of implementation success and savings performance, but also a loyal client base of repeat customers that come back for multiple phases of work. Climatec’s formula is based on transparency and vendor neutrality that empowers customers with options for upgrading to smarter, safer and more efficient facilities. The relief modernizations can bring to a public agency’s general fund is immediate, and the long-term benefits–economic development; revenue growth; community engagement; and stakeholder health, comfort and safety–are long lasting.
Chartwells K12 is a diverse family of dedicated chefs, dietitians and food experts who bring their passion and dedication to serve up happy and healthy in school cafeterias every day. Chartwells K12 is here to help you with nutritious, kid-approved food, and innovative programs. Our goal every day is to make sure that students leave the cafeteria happier and healthier than when they came in.
Creating Creators is a youth development company that supports academic and 21st century skill building through filmmaking in K-12th grade classrooms.
With our combined 20 years of experience in filmmaking and input from educators, we provide film pathway curricula for districts that are aligned with ELA, ELD, VAPA, and CTE standards. Year long classroom support is provided by our trained teaching artists that guide students through writing, producing, and editing their own stories as 3-5 min films.
Our mission is to introduce industry, technology, and executive skills to students through a seamless blend of education and apprenticeship style learning.
Crisp Imaging is a family-owned print and imaging business headquartered in Southern California, founded by husband and wife, Julie and Gary Crisp. With Community involvement a long-standing company imperative, Crisps' current mission is to assist in the protection and limit the exposure of COVID-19 in the community through PPE. In collaboration with local educational agencies, we have performed site surveys, designed custom barriers and social distancing signage. The company to date has produced and installed thousands of barriers and signs throughout the state of California.
CSBA’s Legal Services program is a subscription-based program that provides CSBA members with cost-effective legal advice and legal services. Subscribers receive: (1) access to CSBA attorneys who can provide low-cost legal services on all matters related to public education, and (2) unlimited access to our online Resource Library: a repository of CBAs, MOUs, salary schedules, and legal resources designed to assist members in negotiations.
Founded in 1969, Curriculum Associates builds research-based, award-winning products including i-Ready, Ready Classroom Mathematics and the all-new supplemental reading program Magnetic Reading. Through valid and reliable assessment data, high quality instructional materials, and world class support, we help educators realize all students’ greatest potential.
We provide California school districts with comprehensive financial advisory services including customized bond financing plans, election planning, cash flow financing, and continuing disclosure filing services.
We provide consulting services and software tools for comprehensive demographic studies, facility planning support, and demographic master planning. We enhance our extensive analytical capabilities through the use of our custom SchoolSite® software add-on for Esri ArcGIS (the world’s premier computer-mapping program, used by 95 percent of cities and counties in the U.S.). Growth management insight, student forecasting, school boundary redistricting, facility site analysis and need analysis, customized demographic analytics and reporting.
DCG Strategies is a commercial real estate firm that specializes in serving the real estate needs of California’s public school districts. From developing educator housing to repurposing unused sites to avoid non-use fees/vandalism/blight, and disposing of surplus real estate, our consulting, property planning, and brokerage services offer a comprehensive approach to real estate decision-making. We do this by partnering with you and your district as an extension of your staff. Our team will provide you with the necessary data needed to make fully informed decisions surrounding your real estate, while helping you mitigate and manage risk throughout the process. Our goal is to help transform your district’s real estate into resources to help you further your academic mission and better serve your students and families. Since 2005, we’ve helped forward-thinking leaders explore how their real property assets can be used to create reoccurring revenue, stabilize/grow reserves, fund the development of district employee housing, catalyze social and community impact, and much more.
We are dedicated to providing designer actuarial and related services to a broad range of clients, with an emphasis on public sector retiree healthcare and pension valuations. They can help guide you through the GASB 45 process in a painless and efficient manner, even if it's your first experience with an actuarial valuation. They know how to make you look good in the eyes of those who are relying on you to successfully manage your retiree medical plan's finances.
• Eastshore Consulting provides trusted advice to meet the financial and political needs of California school districts. We are committed to using our 50-plus years of combined senior experience to serve as your true fiduciary, providing sound, independent recommendations and guidance that put your goals and your community first. We offer financial advisory and facilities planning services, bond and parcel tax election strategies, public relations assistance and fiscal and policy consulting.
We specialize in a school facility services through planning, construction, fiscal services and communication.
Vavrinek, Trine, Day & Co., LLP recently joined Top 25 CPA firm Eide Bailly, bringing more than 100 years of successful auditing, accounting, tax expertise and business consulting experience to serve you. Our combined firm is consistently ranked among the top five California CPA firms. Eide Bailly helps clients embrace the opportunities that change and innovation bring to the evolving business landscape and personal financial decisions, with offices throughout California, the West and Midwest.
Elevo provides students with the building blocks for a happier life. We work hand-in-hand with schools to nurture our next generation with a full range of in-person and online programs. Our curriculum is designed to promote social-emotional learning and support mental health and physical well-being
We are a national energy company that works with education, government, commercial, industrial, and other organizations. We deliver integrated Energy Effective™ programs that drive sustainable results. Over the past 40 years, ENGIE Services U.S. has provided more than $2 billion in savings for our customers.
We offer services in preconstruction, general contracting, construction management, design-build, design assist-build, lease-leaseback and program management. Our expertise with educational, fire, essential services, civic, parks, recreation, faith-based, office and healthcare facilities is well-known. Whether you are contemplating new construction or modernization, Erickson-Hall has a superior construction team ready to exceed your expectation
Evolv Technology (NASDAQ: EVLV) is transforming human security to make a safer, faster, and better experience for the world’s most iconic venues and companies as well as schools, hospitals, and public spaces, using industry leading artificial intelligence (AI)-powered weapons detection and analytics. Its mission is to transform security to create a safer world to live, learn, work, and play. Evolv has digitally transformed the gateways in places where people gather by enabling seamless integration combined with powerful analytics and insights. Evolv’s advanced systems have scanned more than 425 million people, second only to the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the United States. Evolv has been awarded the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) SAFETY Act Designation as a Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology (QATT) as well as the Security Industry Association (SIA) New Products and Solutions (NPS) Award in the Law Enforcement/Public Safety/Guarding Systems category. Evolv Technology®, Evolv Express®, Evolv Insights®, and Evolv Cortex AI® are registered trademarks of Evolv Technologies, Inc. in the United States and other jurisdictions. For more information, visit https://evolvtechnology.com.
For over 35 years, Extron has been a leader in the development of innovative AV solutions for the education market. This includes PoleVault Digital classroom AV systems, VoiceLift Pro microphone systems, TeamWork and ShareLink collaboration systems, StudioStation recording solutions, and GlobalViewer software for network based AV resource management and campus communications. Our unique Classroom Technology Grant Program provides increased visibility and expanded access to AV technology by supplying selected pilot classrooms with advanced audio video solutions.
Facilitron is a data-driven facilities management platform and marketplace that streamlines facility scheduling and the rental request process of school and public spaces while enabling insight into real-time cost and utilization data.
In addition to facility scheduling, Facilitron now allows facility owners to manage work orders, maintenance requests and schedule preventive maintenance and connect to BAS-systems such as BACnet to schedule HVAC, lighting or other automations and all in one place and fully integrated across platforms.
Using data and expertise in facility management, Facilitron provides information to schools on the benefits of data such as equitable use, fiscal responsibility to taxpayers and school safety. Benefiting from real-world experience with school boards and facility data analysis, Facilitron provides a complete platform and consulting solution that helps schools develop and implement well-managed facility use programs, gain new insights on their operational costs and prepare for a data-driven future.
We are a California-based financial advisory (municipal advisor) that serve school districts and other public agencies. Fieldman, Rolapp & Associates was founded in 1966 and assist with all forms of debt including General Obligation Bonds, Certificate of Participation and Community Facilities Districts.
FlexPoint Education Cloud™ is an internationally recognized, full-service Kindergarten-12th grade online education leader. For more than 20 years, FlexPoint has developed and delivered comprehensive and effective digital courses that can be customized and implemented seamlessly via various online learning platforms. FlexPoint also provides training and unparalleled customer support, equipping educators with the resources and tools they need to deliver better student performance outcomes. With an unwavering commitment to putting students first, FlexPoint is transforming education worldwide - one student at a time - by connecting educators around the world with the tools they need to drive better student performance outcomes.
The Foundation Against Intolerance & Racism (FAIR) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing civil rights and liberties for all Americans. FAIR promotes a common culture based on fairness, understanding, and humanity. Aiming to support educational institutions’ diversity, equity, and inclusion goals; constructive community engagement; and civil discourse, FAIR offers several products, programs, and services to California districts and schools: the K-12 FAIRstory Curriculum; a robust ethnic studies course that is tailored to the needs of California high schools; curriculum review and development; equity auditing; the FAIR Schools network; training for teaching staff; and the FAIR Diversity training program.
We are an HVAC distributor serving the Western United States since 1961. We have 26 locations in 7 states. We distribute Bard Manufacturing Wall Mount HVAC equipment for the Modular Building Industry and specialize in HVAC design and comfort for School Facilities. www.gearypacific.com
Gifts of Joy is a Sensory & Fidget Developmental company that addresses social-emotional learning through a sensory lens. With the assistance of teachers, parents, occupational therapists, superintendents, and principals, founder Jewelisa Blanks and co-founder Antonio Blanks has developed one of the newest yet most effective methods to social-emotional learning. Embraced in over 600 schools across the nation, Gifts of Joy’s vision to empowerment, connection, compassion, and inclusion is shifting the educational industry at its core.
Granicus brings governments and public service organizations closer to the people they serve—driving meaningful change for communities around the globe. With comprehensive cloud-based solutions for communications, government website design, meeting and agenda management software, records management, and digital services, Granicus empowers stronger relationships between public sector organizations and their communities across the U.S..
Hanna Interpreting is a woman and minority-owned language service provider based in San Diego, California. We offer services in over 265 languages, including American Sign Language (ASL). We offer in-person interpretation, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI), Over the Phone Interpreting (OPI), document translation, Interpretation for conference and events, Website Translation and more. We currently work with over 40 Unified School Districts across California alone.
Hellas Construction is the complete, one-stop solution for sports construction, offering long-term durability and unparalleled customer commitment. Since the company’s inception, Hellas has managed to impact more than 5 million students across the nation. With clients ranging from elementary schools and local parks, to the Home of the Dallas Cowboys, Hellas Construction delivers on time, every time, for every client.
As the largest video surveillance manufacturer in South Korea, IDIS offers a range of cameras, recorders, deep-learning analytics, monitors, network accessories, and VMS choices to provide a genuine end-to-end solution. IDIS technology is flexible and scalable, able to meet the surveillance and intelligence requirements of businesses large and small — all with unrivaled performance, outstanding quality, and a low total cost of ownership.
A newly unified portfolio of products delivers services that creatively transform what's possible for all educators and K–12 students. Use insights from real-time data to meet each student’s individual learning needs and enable their success, not only for today but for a lifetime of future learning.
The International Masonry Institute (IMI) is a partnership between International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) members and the contractors who employ them. Our renowned education, technical support, research, and training support the architecture, engineering, and construction community throughout the project lifecycle, from new construction to renovation and restoration projects. Team IMI represents labor and management working in partnership to create a safer, better built world. We believe in educating and empowering people to build responsibly.
We are a full-service planning, campaign, and financial advisory firm that serves California school districts. Our team has worked with both large and small school districts throughout the state and continues to be a leader in this industry. With over 25 years of experience providing innovative solutions and the highest level of service. Our staff has not only been the most active, but the most successful in assisting school districts improve their facilities and their general fund in recent years.
Johnson Controls Performance Infrastructure is design/build partner that can: Address issues like deferred maintenance and aging equipment, Modernize and replace aging infrastructure, Improve operational and energy efficiency, Mitigate risk and better manage resources, Take advantage of our services that help you design, build, finance, operate, and maintain your facilities, and Help create both direct and indirect jobs, bring additional spending into the community, and reduce carbon dioxide emissions.
Since the establishment of Jones Hall in 1978, it has been among the leading bond counsel firms in California, providing legal services of the highest quality. With one office located in the financial district of San Francisco near the offices of the national rating agencies of S&P and Moody’s and the offices of numerous bond underwriting firms, Jones Hall is well positioned to provide its clients with the highest level of legal expertise and service. Most Jones Hall attorneys have careers that have spanned decades in the bond industry, with first-hand experience responding to changes in the law, the economy and political climate. For calendar year 2017, Jones Hall ranked number one in the number of successful bond closings among other California Bond Counsel firms, leading over 225 deals with total par amount of over $6.3 billion to a successful close (Source: Thomson-Reuters News Group). A large percentage of the firm’s representations are for California school districts in connection with the calling of general obligation bond elections, the issuance of general obligation bonds and refunding bonds, and the delivery of certificates of participation. On the November 2016 ballot alone, Jones Hall represented school districts on over 50 measures presented to California voters.
At JTS Modular, innovative building design and construction is our specialty. Standards in modular manufacturing have changed in the past decade. Today there is a realization that permanent modular buildings have limitless design capabilities with precision engineering and indistinguishable characteristics from site-built construction.
At Kaiser Permanente, we’re committed to helping shape schools to be healthy and vibrant places of learning and development for all. For over 75 years, Kaiser Permanente has been committed to shaping the future of health and health care. Kaiser Permanente’s mission is to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. Click here for resources on Health & Wellness, Self-Care and information on coping with COVID-19.
We provide innovative insurance and financial solutions for schools, public agencies and health care organizations. We are the experts you can rely on when it comes to employee benefits, risk management, claims services, and technology.
KeyAnalytics provides key professional support and information management software to enable school districts to clearly see options, challenges and obligations of ongoing bond programs and multi-year construction programs. In addition to tracking and standardizing compliant reporting of project revenue and expenditures with minimal additional staff time, KeyAnalytics also provides experienced consulting support to quickly answer district's questions regarding the State School Building Program, developer mitigation expenditure rules, and general municipal bond rules.
Keygent provides strategic and technical municipal advisory services to California school districts. We serve as our clients’ fiduciary at all times, ensuring their best interests are met. In a complex process that can span months or even years, we are there every step of the way. We are committed to providing our clients with the lowest cost of borrowing. This is achieved through expert financial modeling, credit analysis and pricing review.
We are a financial advisory firm serving public agencies by structuring financing for capital projects and have been ranked first in the number of issues in California for the last 15 years.
LexisNexis® Legal & Professional is a leading global provider of legal, regulatory and business information and analytics that help customers increase productivity, improve decision-making and outcomes, and advance the rule of law around the world.
We help lawyers win cases, manage their work more efficiently, serve their clients better and grow their practices. We assist corporations in better understanding their markets and preventing bribery and corruption within their supply chains. We partner with leading global associations and customers to help collect evidence against war criminals and provide tools to combat human trafficking. We endeavour to advance the rule of law across the world.
We are a full-service law firm for public schools. For nearly 40 years we’ve had the privilege of being their trusted advisors, providing general counsel, labor and litigation advice, assistance and training in all legal aspects of education, employment, student matters, labor relations, governance, business, construction and facilities. We understand the urgent and sensitive nature of legal issues in the academic environment.
LifeWings Peak Performance LLC is comprised of an unparalleled team of physicians, nurses, pilots, engineers and healthcare executives. It relies on methodologies used in commercial and military aviation, nuclear submarines and cutting-edge manufacturing to assist healthcare organizations in creating safe, efficient and high-performing hospitals and clinics.
We are proud to partner with California’s school districts as a leader in education law. We are constantly finding ways to integrate passion and innovation into our legal counsel in an effort to support you and your district. It started over 30 years ago when our founding partners chose to focus on relationships and accessibility. Today our clients have the benefits of a large firm with 8 offices throughout California, but with the comfortable relationships of a small firm. Every day we see school district leaders experiencing new and unforeseen issues, which is why you deserve a law firm that covers every area of education law. We are unique in that we essentially operate as would in-house counsel, and our team of more than 100 Lozano Smith attorneys is available at the moment you need us and fully-informed about your needs. www.LozanoSmith.com
LPA was founded in 1965. Today, the firm has expanded to more than 400 people with four locations in California and two in Texas. We bring together experts in architecture, engineering, interior design, landscape architecture and master planning to collaborate with clients from start to finish. LPA offers a better approach to the design and delivery of K-12 learning spaces. Our mission is to create engaging environments that put 21st century skills at the center of learning and foster the next generation of innovators and achievers. We think beyond the traditional classroom, designing flexible spaces that adapt to changing needs and support a wide range of learning behaviors and activities. We also integrate intuitive, facility-wide technology, so students can satisfy their curiosity and access the information they need wherever they are on campus. Our designs are optimized to accommodate individual differences, promote student leadership and decision-making and increase each learner’s sense of ownership in his or her achievement.
Luminace brings together the complementary assets and capabilities of the distributed generation platforms that Brookfield Renewable acquired from WGL, Constellation NewEnergy and Exelon (including PFMG Solar), as well as TerraForm Power, making us the leading decarbonization-as-a-service platform.
CSBA, in partnership with McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., offers Executive Search Service to provide districts and county offices of education with a streamlined process to meet their executive hiring needs. From identifying possible candidates, to the selection of a qualified superintendent, Executive Search Services offers an extensive and comprehensive process that guides the board through this critical time with ease and professionalism.
Musco designs and manufactures quality sports lighting that offers youth reliable and safe play.
We are the leading student accident insurance provider in the west. We currently work with more than 20,000 schools that range from the smallest school districts to the largest with over 750,000 students.
We are the voice of the $150+ billion industry responsible for bringing power & communications to buildings & communities throughout the U.S. NECA promotes & supports the union electrical contracting industry through advocacy, education, research & standards development. NECA contractors are equipped to meet the demands of their customers through sustainable construction and energy management solutions. The IBEW is a leader in the electrical industry. IBEW electricians are highly skilled & trained in the latest technologies with a focus on quality & safety.
Nicole Anderson and Associates Consulting specializes in providing professional development services focused on educational and racial equity for school districts, county offices, non-profits, and multiple industries around the state of California and nation.
We are a leader in the field of public agency representation throughout the state, serviced by offices in Los Angeles, Oakland, Costa Mesa and San Diego. Our public agency representation focuses on matters of construction, real estate, labor and employment, environmental, education, and charter school law.
We are the nation's top ranked bond counsel firm, we provide reliable, cost-effective, innovative services and solutions for all types of public finance matters. We also act as disclosure counsel, issues counsel and special tax counsel in connection with the issuance of tax-exempt bonds, as well as providing post-issuance services in connection with arbitrage rebate, continuing disclosure, IRS audits, SEC investigations, defaults and bankruptcies.
At Pali Institute our mission is to introduce experiential education to young people by providing progressive learning experiences that extend far beyond classroom walls. Students will experience the thrill of seeing, touching, and learning about the environment and our impact on the world. Each student that attends Pali Institute should leave with an increased understanding of our human impact and respect for themselves, each other, and the environment. At Pali Institute, we bring textbooks to life!
Panorama Education partners with K-12 schools and districts across the country to collect and analyze data about social-emotional learning, school climate, family engagement, and more. With research-backed surveys and a leading technology platform, Panorama helps educators act on data and improve student outcomes. Panorama supports over 15 million students in 25,000 schools and 2,000 districts across 50 states, including those in the New York City Department of Education, Dallas Independent School District, Seattle Public Schools, and San Francisco Unified School District.
In 1978, Parker & Covert began as one of the first exclusive education law firms in California. In the over 40 years since our founding, our legal practice has focused on providing valued, cost-effective legal services to Boards of Education, school and community college districts throughout the State. We are a full-service law firm with offices in Tustin and Sacramento and have a diverse team of dedicated attorneys who believe in public education and the communities they serve. We value our clients not only as business partners, but as educators and professionals who provide opportunities to future generations of leaders.
PARS is the market pioneer and trusted provider of innovative retirement solutions exclusively for school districts and other public agencies. With over 35 years of experience, PARS has helped hundreds of school districts design and implement strategic retirement solutions that meet their specific organizational and budgetary needs. Our services include the OPEB Solutions Program (in proud partnership with CSBA) and the Pension Rate Stabilization Program (PRSP) designed in a combination trust to help districts address their OPEB (GASB 75) and Pension (GASB 68) liabilities. Other solutions include our well-known early retirement incentive program, the Supplementary Retirement Plan (SRP), and our Social Security alternative program, Alternate Retirement System (ARS).
Parsec Education is an educational data analytics and technology company that specializes in data storytelling. Established in 2018 by Eugene Park, Parsec Education helps schools harness the power of data to improve student outcomes. Our mission is to improve and transform K-12 education and student outcomes through modernizing, evaluating, improving, and standardizing the way schools view, interpret, and respond to data.
In the Fall of 2020, WLC and PBK Architects united to form PBK-WLC, a transformational partnership that maximizes the cultures and capabilities of two industry-leading educational facilities design firms. With over 85 years of combined experience, PBK-WLC has provided our educational clients with award-winning architectural and engineering design solutions in California since 1974. With over 500 planning, design, and engineering professionals across 20 local offices, we embrace a truly unique business culture which prioritizes customer service and transforms our client’s needs and visions into groundbreaking architecture, resulting in functional and inspirational instructional environments.
We are the nation's top underwriter of education financings, providing cost-effective assistance to schools for all their financing needs (e.g., TRANs, COPs and G.O. bonds). Proudly works with CSBA to provide the Cash Reserve and Certificates of Participation programs, part of the CSBA Finance and District Services Corporations.
Polylino is a multilingual digital picture book solution for early learners. With 700+ books narrated in 64 languages, Polylino makes it easy & affordable to bring the joy of storytime to every learner, regardless of the language they speak at home.
We believe that every child deserves a right to an equal education, and with this tool you can increase access to books in the classroom and at home, support language development, and create an inclusive classroom. In addition to our digital solution, a subscription includes educator guides, pedagogical teaching resources, downloadables, webinars, a support team, and more.
We offer a wide range of Permanent DSA "PC" Pre-Approved High Performance School Buildings. Prefabricated "in-plant" or precast concrete and structural steel. PreFast Plantcrafted Buildings deliver 21st century learning environments and projected 100 year service life combined with the fastest project completion in the K-12 market. PreFast is celebrating its 2nd Decade this year with NEW DSA PC Pre-Approved Building Styles and Gymnasium Buildings, providing greater flexibility than ever before.
Presidio offers its clients top-tier communications, public relations, and public affairs services. With a team that draws from legislative offices and traditional public relations and marketing firms, we understand the sensitivity that often surrounds public agencies’ communications strategies, and we do not shy away from complex projects. We specialize in school district clients because we love working with educators. Our team fosters parent and stakeholder understanding by conveying a clear, authentic, and engaging message through personalized counsel. Our services include crisis communications, multicultural enrollment marketing, community outreach, web design, social media management, and digital marketing.
We are among the leading public finance bond underwriters in the nation and California, providing investment banking services to California’s school districts. Our services include the issuance of General Obligation Bonds, Certificates of Participation and financing for energy, equipment and other facilities.
RBC Capital Markets has proudly served as one of the leading bond underwriters for California school districts for over three decades. Our firm combines the most knowledgeable education team with the deepest underwriting resources dedicated to school districts.
Redistricting Partners is a specialized redistricting firm with a strong commitment to the core principles of open and transparent public redistricting. Our work is focused on ensuring our clients receive high quality, data informed maps driven by community and board input. Redistricting Partners has done work with cities, school boards, community colleges, special districts, and other entities for the past ten years. Our unparalleled experience and staff are the answer for your local redistricting needs.
Rethink Ed provides a comprehensive platform featuring web-based assessments, curriculum, PD, delta-tracking, SEL, mental health and special education support and tools to promote collaboration and inspire learning.
Russell Sigler Inc is a leading HVAC distributor representing Carrier in the West region. With K-12 school districts as our primary focus, we offer unprecedented support for all district related needs whether it be project design, estimation, procurement, or post-sale support. We go above and beyond, providing resources and information, commercial training and customer support to help your business operate at its best. Contact us for all your Indoor Air Quality and Building Automation Control Systems solutions. We don’t simply sell equipment, we build smart, energy efficient systems!
RZero is a biosafety company dedicated to making the places we learn, play, and work, safer everyday spaces and common places. We thoughtfully design the most effective technologies and protocols to reduce our world of deadly pathogens-today and forever.
The Safely Opening Schools (SOS) mission is to keep schools safer by implementing COVID-19 testing for students and education workers in California School Districts. Continued testing—as new variants spread and vaccination hesitancy continues to be present—remains an important step to reduce community transmission and to keep children, school staff, and families including those at highest risk, safer.
We offer California school districts integrated solutions addressing energy and infrastructure, building automation, security, and data centers/networks. Making energy safe, reliable and efficient is our core mission. We actively commit to help school districts maximize fiscal resources, improve the learning environment and uphold strong community relations. We help our clients "make the most of their energy."
ScholarShare 529 is a state-sponsored, tax-advantaged 529 college savings plan that’s helping families and individuals plan for the cost of higher education. It’s available to any citizen or tax payer. And just about anyone can help contribute including Grandparents, other family members and friends. It only takes about 15 minutes to open an account online and it is easy to manage. There are a variety of low-cost investment portfolios to choose from including enrollment based, multi-fund, single-fund and guaranteed options. A ScholarShare 529 college-savings plan makes a great gift!
We were founded in 1996 to assist local education agencies (LEA) recover reimbursement for health and mental health services provided to their students. In 1999, this expanded to include the Medi-Cal Administrative Activities (MAA) program, which provides LEAs partial reimbursement for certain health related outreach activities and some of the administrative costs of maintaining a health care delivery system.
Since 2003, School Innovations & Achievement (SI&A) has been the back-office facilitator for most of California’s school districts and county offices of education, ensuring fiduciary responsibility to mitigate risks associated with the mandate and SARC programs. Today their signature product—Attention2Attendance®—has created a new standard as the foundation program of The Achievement Initiative: closing the achievement gap for all ethnicities, raising graduation rates and lowering dropout rates. SI&A’s award-winning technology and service products are helping districts create a culture of success: Join the movement!
• Risk Management Program- Good Governance
• School Accountability Report Card (SARC)
Supporting 80+ interactive experiences from interest discovery, academic and post-secondary planning, and social email learning - SchooLinks offers internship matching, career mentorship, industry partner management and other features that help districts broaden the definition of college and career readiness. Our platform is powered by modern technologies such as machine learning, virtual reality, and mobile-enabled experiences.
We are a not-for-profit, joint powers authority, that has been providing excess liability coverage for California Schools and colleges since 1986.
We provide the best coverage and service to our members while keeping costs affordable and stable.
We design and build high quality, energy efficient, and cost-effective DSA approved school buildings, including the sky®, SCI's high performance building. As a general contractor providing turnkey construction services, SCI employs an integrated project delivery collaborating with architects, engineers, and industry professionals to present clients with innovative and flexible building solutions to suit their needs.
Efficiency Powered by Intelligence - SitelogIQ is dedicated to the idea that an organization’s facilities play a crucial role in its success. Efficient, comfortable, and forward-thinking spaces all help organizations keep overhead costs down, improve productivity, and plan for a sustainable future.
We provide food service management consulting programs for California School Districts.
Since 1946, Southern Bleacher has set the standard for high school bleachers, college stadiums, fairgrounds, speedways, and more. Fans in every U.S. state and Canada cheer from Southern Bleacher grandstands. With more than three million seats to our name in the past five years alone, no one comes close to our experience. Financially sound with no influence from investors, our customers rest easy knowing we'll be here for decades to come. By not outsourcing our aluminum or steel fabrication, we control both quality and schedule, and a veteran project manager is your single point of contact, your advisor and ally, from your complimentary design through your stadium build and beyond.
The Southern California Labor Compliance (SCLC) is committed to the enforcement of labor standards on Roofing and Waterproofing construction projects performed in the State of California. Labor compliance was one of the principal reasons for the formation of SCLC, and remains an important consideration to this day. Toward this end we monitor public and privately‐funded projects from bidding through project award and construction, always seeking to maintain fairness for all contractors. The entire structure of construction bidding rests upon a foundation of honesty and fair dealing.
We are the leading public finance firm in California providing bond underwriting services to California school districts. We assist school districts with the issuance of general obligation bonds, Mello-Roos special tax bonds, COPs and leases, and financings for solar and energy projects.
Under the CSBA, CASBO, and Carahsoft contract, the Security solutions portfolio is prioritized to offer your district instant access to security solutions through SecureWorks. Summus Industries is an authorized reseller of SecureWorks and is a CSBA Business Affiliate. Supported by our technology partners, Summus Industries can meet many of your needs to address cyber security and compliance, including Cloud Storage, Data Loss Prevention Storage, Data and Device Security, Disaster Recovery Tools, Vulnerability Management, Government Compliance Solutions, and IT Operations and Service Management solutions.
Contact us today to schedule a meeting with your Dedicated CyberSecurity Specialist.
SVA Architects was established to serve the educational sector. Our project experience is highlighted by a portfolio of award-winning K-12 work that is innovative, sustainable, and designed to provide future-ready spaces for teaching and learning. Our team of architects, planners, and interior designers are dedicated to the creation of stimulating learning environments that foster collaboration and cultivate a passion for learning. We have three office in California to serve our clients, please visit our website at www.sva-architects.com for more information.
TalkingPoints offers districts, schools, and families the most accurate and relevant two-way translated communication available for K-12 education. Teachers use a web or mobile application to send messages and announcements to families, who then receive them in their home language as text messages or through the TalkingPoints free parent mobile app. Families can respond in their preferred language, and TalkingPoints translates their messages back to the educator. See how TalkingPoints' two-way translated family communication supporting 125+ languages removes barriers to education.
We have 12 years of experience in providing school districts across California with election consulting services, helping raise over $13 billion for local school districts. We’ve had more success than any other firm and maintain over a 90% win rate. In 2016, in partnership with the Districts we serve, TBWB passed every single one of the school bond measures we had on the ballot.
We are a full service program and construction management firm serving school districts and public agencies throughout California.
KYA is a General Contractor specializing in complete facility modernization, healthy classroom environments, athletic courts, sport complexes, safe playgrounds, sustainable landscapes and light construction supported by project management, design and maintenance services. We believe in true value, transparent communication, and finding the right solution. With multiple procurement tools available, we aim to prioritize speed to market without sacrificing quality or longevity."
We are a California based diversity supplier (Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise) that specializes in delivering health and safety supplies to school districts—ventilation and air purification equipment, masks, sanitizing products, and much more. With a track record across the U.S. and a current awardee of the California statewide mask contract, Maclean Health is the solution for all procurement, including healthcare supplies, technology supplies, office supplies, and critical school safety supplies. Maclean Health seeks to be your one-stop solution for supply procurement.
The Peoples Advocacy Group is a non-partisan advocacy firm that specializes in teaching students the components of the California state legislative process. The firm facilitates connecting into the state lawmaking process with issue area specific legislative updates, calendar widgets, and advocacy tools. Our internet-based platform, “Fast Track Capitol”, helps increase civic engagement on campus by directing students to the different access points to engage on proposed policy. Our platform serves as an instructional tool that helps educate students about the legislative process, allows for the civil expression of first amendment rights, and creates a clear pathway into the lawmaking process
THLight Global, Inc. is a technology company focus on limiting the impact to students, student’s families, teachers and employees from security/ safety occurrences in schools. Our innovative technology has been used by global companies and government in various industries and various applications. Our technological system will keep the school communities safe and avoid costly closure.
ThoughtExchange is the only Enterprise Discussion Management platform powered by patented anti-bias technology. Modern leaders use ThoughtExchange to quickly gain critical insights and improve decision-making for their districts. Whether you’re engaging ten stakeholders or a community of 10,000+ people, ThoughtExchange allows leaders to drive strategic discussions at scale. Since 2009, ThoughtExchange has been helping school districts across North America validate and align on top district policies, address student and staﬀ success, and build trust with their communities.
Tilly’s Life Center (TLC) provides middle & high schools with a holistic, easy-to-apply curriculum that can be used as a school wide wellness support system. We use experiential learning, high engagement, & realistic tools that create sustainable solutions around the growing social & emotional crisis affecting teens today. Through our transformational programming teens build the foundation of vocabulary, techniques and habits that enable them to efficiently adopt SEL strategies. Our “I Am Me” structured curriculum is flexible, rooted in culturally responsive practices & is CASEL aligned. We offer highly customizable programs & opportunities for teacher training, professional development, schoolwide workshops & direct support in classrooms.
We are a leading national purchasing cooperative with 4,000 member agencies. “Connecting Members and Vendors”
Total School Solutions is a full-service firm serving the interests of school districts and the students. We offer comprehensive services in the areas of education, budget and finance, facilities and planning, human resources, leadership and governance, operations, technology, professional development and legal compliance training. We help design solutions to enhance school districts’ performance, productivity, and viability.
We proudly serve as the trustee for the Cash Reserve Programs, part of the CSBA Finance Corporation.
The LaFetra College of Education prepares students to become effective educators and advocates for social equity within the community. Whether you are just starting on your educational journey, or are looking to take your career to the next level with a credential, certificate, or graduate degree, our programs equip students with the knowledge and skills to address the challenges of today’s schools and rapidly changing organizations.
Our program specialties include child and adolescent development, elementary and secondary teaching, special education, counseling, school psychology, and doctorate in organizational leadership. University of La Verne students enjoy:
Accessible faculty and small class sizes
Interactive classes that blend theory and practice
Flexible course times
We have more than half a century of experience helping Americans plan for and enjoy a secure retirement. We provide real solutions for real lives by consistently offering products and services that are innovative, simple to understand and easy to use. We take a personal approach to retirement plans and programs, offering customized solutions for individual needs.
We are committed to the same unchanging standard of one-on-one service we have delivered since our founding. We can help you live retirement on your terms.
Verde Design is an integrated landscape architecture and civil engineering firm specializing in award-winning and sustainable community-focused spaces. We provide our clients with comprehensive planning, community outreach, master planning, design, and engineering services. Our mission is to provide excellence in design and outstanding service to our clients. We are passionate about athletic facilities, student plazas, sports stadiums, recreation space, and parks, and are committed to creating enduring facilities that serve schools, athletes, and local communities. Our Principals are actively involved in projects, and our clients' satisfaction is their top priority. Verde Design serves California communities from offices in Santa Clara, Folsom, Santa Rosa, and Riverside.
Verkada is the leader in cloud-managed enterprise building security, enabling thousands of schools worldwide to protect their employees, students, and assets while prioritizing privacy. Designed with simplicity in mind, Verkada’s six product lines - video security cameras, door-based access control, environmental sensors, alarms, visitor management, and mailroom - provide unparalleled visibility through a single secure cloud-based software platform.
Wellness Together partners with K-12 school districts to provide turn-key mental health services for students, families, and educators. Culturally competent Mental Health Specialists (MHS) take a collaborative approach with existing school staff to provide evidence-based intervention within each school’s Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS). Wellness Together offers individual counseling, group counseling, crisis intervention, family engagement, and social-emotional learning.