July 11-14, 2017 | Denver, Colorado
Discover the leadership responsibilities that are shown by research to be most strongly connected to student achievement and get practical strategies you can use in your school to develop a purposeful, positive school community, initiate and manage change within your school, and choose the right focus for your school’s improvement initiatives.
Register for the entire 4-day Balanced Leadership Institute or the individual days of your choice.
Balanced Leadership Overview | Tuesday, July 11
Increase your knowledge and understanding of the concepts of principal leadership, shared leadership, and balanced leadership as well as the Balanced Leadership Framework. THIS INDIVIDUAL SESSION IS FULL.
Managing Change | Wednesday, July 12
Learn how to initiate, monitor, and lead change effectively. Receive practical guidance for leading straightforward “first-order” changes as well as more challenging “second-order” changes. THIS INDIVIDUAL SESSION IS FULL.
The Focus of Leadership | Thursday, July 13
Learn the best leverage points for improving student achievement and how to select improvement initiatives that will result in better student learning and overall school improvement.
Developing a Purposeful Community | Friday, July 14
Engage in a variety of hands-on learning experiences that promote a deep understanding of the importance of developing a positive school culture in your school, or what we call “a purposeful community.”
This institute is designed for principals, assistant principals, new and emerging leaders, principal supervisors, and other district-level leaders.