EdTec Leadership Hour

Tuesday, March 16, 11:00 am–11:50 am

EdTec will open up its monthly, clients-only Leadership Hour series to all conference attendees! Our school finance and accountability experts will provide updates on current issues impacting California charter schools, including the 2021-22 State Budget proposal and related legislation. We'll also provide guidance on the 2021-24 LCAP development, preparing you to understand the timeline and required elements.

Topic: Operate - Funding
Additional Audience(s): Administrators, Board Members, Charter School Leaders

Presented by

Bryce Fleming Bryce Fleming, EdTec Inc.

Bryce Fleming serves as EdTec’s Senior Director of Client Management and School Finance. Over the past ten years, Bryce has worked with dozens of charter schools across several states to help them with budgets, financials, cash flow and compliance. Bryce has led many trainings on funding, cash flow, fiscal health and benchmarking,

Melanie Horton Melanie Horton, EdTec

Melanie is the Director of Marketing at EdTec. She has experience in educational administration, marketing and communications, and international business. Before joining EdTec, Melanie was the Director of Business and Marketing for a large charter high school in Los Angeles, where she also led community outreach and advocacy. Prior to this, she was the Head of Research at Prudential Real Estate Investors Latin America. Outside of work, Melanie serves on the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Association. She holds a BS in Finance and Spanish from Canisius College; an MBA from UCLA Anderson; and an MA in Latin American Studies from UCLA.

Jennifer Reyes Jennifer Reyes, EdTec Inc.

Dr. Jennifer Reyes has extensive experience in teaching, school leadership, and instructional coaching. As part of the LCAP 360 Team, she assists schools in developing their Local Control Accountability Plans and processes to align with their mission and vision. She also supports with reporting and planning for accreditation, petitions, grant applications, and more. Prior to her arrival at EdTec, she served as a site leader, organization-level leader, and instructional coach with a charter school network in Los Angeles, where she developed expertise in school improvement and accountability. She earned her doctorate in Educational Leadership from UCLA.

Annice Weinstein Annice Weinstein, EdTec Inc.

Annice has been assisting charter schools with analyzing and presenting their achievement data for renewals, WASC and grant proposals at EdTec for over a decade. More recently, she’s guided schools in developing their Local Control Accountability Plans (LCAP) and improving processes for monitoring progress. She also has expertise in the development and implementation of assessment systems for schools, such as IO, Illuminate, and DataDirector. Prior to joining EdTec, Annice managed Kaplan K12's student assessment system, and developed K-8 curriculum for LeapFrog SchoolHouse and Computer Curriculum Corporation.