June 26-28, 2017
Coaches need Coaches. Join a band of instructional leaders as Region 13 hosts the inaugural Instructional Coaching Conference! ICC is an all-access pass to collaborate, reflect, and refine your coaching practice through multiple interactive opportunities.
Amp up your learning at this three day conference, which will include 40+ learning opportunities relevant to coaching, leadership and motivation. All content will be centered on our balanced coaching framework and learning strands that will highlight the four elements of an effective instructional coach. #ICCTX
July 10-11, 2017
Permanently changing children’s patterns of behavior is tough. Children must be both “willing” to learn how to behave and must know the “skills” of how to successfully interact with others. Come learn the skills needed to transform children's aggressive and defiant behaviors into cooperative children of your learning community. Acquire the tools necessary to identify, meet, and manage your most difficult children!
July 27-28, 2017
What type of leadership do you practice? Many of us rely on transformational and instructional leadership. But there are advantages in applying a holistic angle including all stakeholders—an approach known as collaborative leadership.
Peter DeWitt unpacks six factors framed through John Hattie’s research while painting a powerful scheme: meet stakeholders where they are, motivate stakeholders to strive for improvement, and model how to do it.
The blueprint will inspire you to:
Day 1: Components of Collaborative Leadership
The institute is about sharing best practices at the same time Peter makes his way through important concepts of the book. There will be personal stories about:
Day 2: School Climate. Climate Control
August 10-11, 2017
Crucial Conversations is a two-day course that teaches skills for creating alignment and agreement by fostering open dialogue around high-stakes, emotional, or risky topics—at all levels of your organization. By learning how to speak and be heard (and encouraging others to do the same), you’ll begin to surface the best ideas, make the highest-quality decisions, and then act on your decisions with unity and commitment.
You’ll Love the New Crucial Conversations. Our popular Crucial Conversations Training has been revised and updated to be even more relevant, powerful, and timely. Updated and streamlined content translates into a more powerful learning experience for participants. Crucial Conversations teaches participants how to:
September 26-27, 2017
The Advancing Improvement in Education Conference (AIE) is about inspiring growth and reigniting a passion for increasing student outcomes. It is about envisioning extraordinary possibilities, taking courageous actions, and being our best selves to motivate and create expectations for continuous improvement. The call to action is to recommit to leading, teaching, learning, and excelling in creating positive change that addresses the needs of all children.