Conference Center

NEWESD operates a Conference Center with three available meeting rooms, just behind the main building at 4202 S. Regal Street, Spokane. The rooms are available at no-charge for day-use by school districts in the NEWESD region, as well as pre-approved educational organizations. After-hours use can be arranged for a fee.

For more information, contact April Bylsma, Conference Center Coordinator, abylsma@esd101.net or 509.323.2780.

Facility

Leigh Schultheis Conference Room
This is our largest meeting room, accommodating
 up to 84 participants in Classroom seating
configuration. The room comes with a large screen
and ceiling mounted projector,  Windows computer, 
lapel mic and two handheld mics available. 
Arrangements can be made for a document camera or
portable K20 videoconferencing unit to be brought in, if necessary.
Other seating configurations include: Groups, Square,
Theater, Mixed Classroom/Theater

Facility
Facility

Deb Ramsay/K20 Classroom 
This meeting room accommodates up to 24 participants
in classroom seating configuration. The room comes with
a screen area and ceiling mounted projector,  Windows computer, 
K20 videoconferencing system. Other seating configurations
include: Groups, Square, Theater, Mixed Classroom/Theater

Facility
Facility

Carl Putnam Classroom
This meeting room accommodates up to 24 participants in
classroom seating configuration. The room comes with a
screen area and ceiling mounted projector,  and Windows 
computer. Arrangements can be made for a document camera or
portable K20 videoconferencing unit to be brought in,
if necessary. Other seating configurations include: Groups,
Square, Theater, Mixed Classroom/Theater


Room Configuration Descriptions 

Classroom: Tables, chairs in rows
Maximum seats: Schultheis, 84; Ramsay and Putnam, both 24. 

Groups: Two tables and up to six chairs in small groups

Square:

Theater: Chairs only, no tables except for on sides or in back of room

Maximum seats: Schultheis, 120; Ramsay and Putnam, both 35. 

Mixed – Classroom or Group and Theater

This configuration will be arranged on a case-by-case basis due to fire code restrictions.