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.
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.
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.