Building State-Level Relationships to Support Education Agencies With Disaster Response and Recovery Planning

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- Add to Calendar 2021-09-14 14:00:00 2021-09-14 15:00:00 Building State-Level Relationships to Support Education Agencies With Disaster Response and Recovery Planning   On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET, the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Safe and Supportive Schools and its Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center will host a Webinar with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and partners from the state of California. This Webinar will highlight the importance of building relationships at the state level to support education agencies with disaster and emergency response and recovery planning and to assist districts with understanding how FEMA Public Assistance (PA) Program funding can support those efforts. The objectives of this 60-minute Webinar are to  Highlight the importance of relationship-building at the state-level to support education agencies with disaster response and recovery planning, and support education agencies with accessing FEMA Public Assistance (PA) Program funding following Presidentially declared disasters and emergencies. Host a panel with partners from the state of California to showcase the challenges of education agencies; how relationships support recovery and response planning and grant funding access; and capacity-building efforts that have enhanced school safety, security, emergency management, and preparedness at the local and state level. Share resources to assist local and state education and emergency management agency planning partners with accessing the FEMA PA Program and collaboration around response and recovery planning.   Presenters: U.S. Department of Education  Christopher Tate, Disaster Recovery Unit FEMA  Monica McMillan, Team Lead, State/Local/Tribal/Territorial, PA Training Section, PA Cadre  California Department of Education  Joe Anderson, Emergency Services Team California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services  Lynne Olson, Program Manager, Planning Division Butte County Office of Education  Tad Alexander, Associate Superintendent REMS TA Center  Janelle Hughes, Project Director   Questions About the Event? Contact the REMS TA Center Help Desk at 1-855-781-REMS [7367] or info@remstacenter.org from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday.  Can’t make the live event? This Webinar will be archived on the REMS TA Center’s Website within 7 business days.     Virtual Virtual noreply@air.org America/New_York public

 

On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET, the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Office of Safe and Supportive Schools and its Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center will host a Webinar with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and partners from the state of California. This Webinar will highlight the importance of building relationships at the state level to support education agencies with disaster and emergency response and recovery planning and to assist districts with understanding how FEMA Public Assistance (PA) Program funding can support those efforts.

The objectives of this 60-minute Webinar are to 

  • Highlight the importance of relationship-building at the state-level to support education agencies with disaster response and recovery planning, and support education agencies with accessing FEMA Public Assistance (PA) Program funding following Presidentially declared disasters and emergencies.
  • Host a panel with partners from the state of California to showcase the challenges of education agencies; how relationships support recovery and response planning and grant funding access; and capacity-building efforts that have enhanced school safety, security, emergency management, and preparedness at the local and state level.
  • Share resources to assist local and state education and emergency management agency planning partners with accessing the FEMA PA Program and collaboration around response and recovery planning.

 

Presenters:

U.S. Department of Education 

  • Christopher Tate, Disaster Recovery Unit

FEMA 

  • Monica McMillan, Team Lead, State/Local/Tribal/Territorial, PA Training Section, PA Cadre 

California Department of Education 

  • Joe Anderson, Emergency Services Team

California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services 

  • Lynne Olson, Program Manager, Planning Division

Butte County Office of Education 

  • Tad Alexander, Associate Superintendent

REMS TA Center 

  • Janelle Hughes, Project Director

 

Questions About the Event?
Contact the REMS TA Center Help Desk at 1-855-781-REMS [7367] or info@remstacenter.org from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday. 

Can’t make the live event? This Webinar will be archived on the REMS TA Center’s Website within 7 business days.  
 


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