Western Member School Management Meeting

November 12, 2018 @ 8:30 am – November 13, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Mammoth Mountain
Mammoth Mountain
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
$30/Day + $15/day lift ticket (paid at resort)
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For Active Snowsport School Management and Directors!

Join us on November 12th and 13th 2018 Member School Management Meeting at Mammoth Mountain Resort.

Member School Management Meeting
Mammoth Mountain Resort, Nov. 12-13th
This year we welcome Dave Schuiling, Director of Education for PSIA-AASI

Monday Nov. 12th
Morning: 9am-Noon – Please feel free to enjoy some first turns for the season on your own or come join the Member School Committee and Dave Schuiling for a progressive warm-up including what’s new in the West and across the country! Groups will be assembling in Roma’s at 9am.

Meeting Location: Roma’s, Mammoth Mountain Lodge, 3rd Floor. *Please purchase your $15 lift ticket at the Main Lodge Ticket Office

Group Lunch at the Cafe: Noon-1pm

Indoor Session: 1-5pm
Mountainside Conference Center, Mammoth Mountain Lodge

1:00-2:30pm: Keynote Speaker Dave Schuiling will present the products and services National is developing to assist with the recruitment and retention of instructors, and the updates to the LMS platform to serve as a Nationwide resource on e-learning and more!
Where are we at with Penn State, Alignment Plan, Coast to coast consistency. Senior Program, opportunity for people wanting to serve as instructors.
Scoring Criteria. Feedback on their performance
New Snowsport Manual

2:30-4:00pm: A view from the Truckee office and your Division
Custom Training Package
Member School Days
Examiner Exchange
Education Foundation

4:00-4:30pm: The floor is yours! Q&A For the Western BOD and office staff
5:30pm: MSM Social  for appetizers and high altitude beverages! Please join us for a warm welcome to the MSM meeting and catch-up with your fellow colleagues from across the division!

Tuesday Nov. 13th
Meeting Location: Mountainside Conference Center, Mammoth Mountain Lodge
*Purchase your $15 lift ticket at Main Lodge Ticket Office.

9:00-10:30am: Indoor Presentation with Carol Levine and Heidi Ettlinger.  Please join us for an overview of the NEW Teaching Snowsports Manual. We’ll be discussing the critical decision making that led to how the manual is organized, detailed activities to improve creativity in a variety of learning environments, and the member school input that helped to shape relevant industry topics.

11:00-1:00pm: On Snow – Join Carol Levine, Heidi Ettlinger, and other clinic leaders for activities that highlight how to use the manual as a training toolbox to revitalize your team at home! We’ll cover the Learning Connection components in action, along with a sampling of contemporary approaches to delivering “experiences” over “instruction” to our guests.

1:00-2:00pm: Lunch and Indoor debrief/Q&A with Carol and other clinicians.

2:00-4:00pm: Optional On Snow Sessions

Preview Interski 2018 with Heidi – Explore the clinics PSIA/AASI is taking to Interski and how we are shaping the future of snowsport participation.

Ski/Ride with the MSM Committee (Julie, Kelly, Carol) Join our ski/ride round table session to share your wishlist for the upcoming season, and help us build a 2-3 year plan for maximizing the value and benefits of PSIA-AASI.

Book Your Rooms Early


Individuals may book ONLINE until the room block cutoff date, Friday, November 09, 2018 by accessing our online website, https://groups.mammothmountain.com/mammothresort#groupSignIn and using the following information:

Group ID: 26764


Please call 800-MAMMOTH (1-800-626-6684) until the room block cutoff date of Friday, November 09, 2018. For reservations please reference the group name PSIA Member School Mgmt Meeting – 2018 or Booking ID: 26764. Reservations are subject to the deposit and cancellation policies quoted online or by the vacation specialist. Please note applicable taxes and fees are subject to change at the time of your stay.