Culture Keepers: Principal Leadership in a PLC at Work™ Institute

Culture Keepers: Principal Leadership in a PLC at Work™ Institute

USD$689.00
  • USD$669.00 per person for teams of 5 or more
 

Research has validated what practitioners have known for decades: powerful principal leadership is key to increased student achievement. Principals are responsible for both building and keeping a positive and productive school culture.

As an active participant in this institute, you’ll connect with a professional community of leaders committed to best practices and continuous improvement. Hear inspiring keynotes from seasoned leaders who have faced challenges like the ones you are facing now, and get one-to-one help. Build a toolkit of strategies and ideas for creating a positive culture in your building. Be called to action by a series of 20-minute high-impact talks by principals who have successfully nurtured collaborative teams focused on student learning.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  • Organize staff into high-performing learning teams
  • Focus on the right work with intentionality
  • Create and lead a safe school learning culture with effective systems, procedures, and high expectations
  • Share leadership with a guiding coalition, collaborative teams, and community partners
  • Observe, support, lead, and monitor effective instructional practices
  • Build strong relationships with students, staff, parents, and the community
  • Make data transparent for true evidence-based decision-making
  • Develop a strong recognition program for students and staff when goals are achieved
  • Work effectively with resistors and have difficult conversations

Join us for a career-changing learning experience presented by award-winning PLC at Work™ principals from diverse backgrounds and experiences.

On-site Solution Tree Bookstore Open Throughout Event

Agenda and speakers are subject to change.

Detailed agenda and summaries

Wednesday, June 27th

6:30–8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:45 a.m. Keynote
9:45–10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00–11:30 a.m. Breakouts
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

1:00–2:30 p.m.

Breakouts

2:30–2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45–3:45 p.m. 20-Minute High-Impact Talks by Principals

Thursday, June 28th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:45 a.m. Keynote
9:45–10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00–11:30 a.m. Breakouts
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

1:00–2:30 p.m.

Breakouts

2:30–2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45–3:45 p.m. Leadership Forums
Elementary Principals
Middle School Principals
High School Principals
Aspiring Principals

Friday, June 29th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Breakouts

9:30–10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m–12:00 p.m.

Keynote

Events reach capacity quickly. Please confirm your registration before making travel plans.

Parking: Convention Center: $20 daily
Hilton Garden Inn: $28 self; $35 valet

All rates are per day and subject to change.

In order to receive the discounted hotel room rate, please mention Solution Tree.
After the deadline listed below, rates will be determined by the hotel.


Primary Hotel

Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Downtown

275 Baker Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
877.782.9444
Online Reservations

Discounted Rate: (single or double) $159 per night
Deadline: June 4, 2018 or until group rate is sold out

Venue

Georgia World Congress Center

285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW

Atlanta, Georgia


Participation Information

You will receive a certificate of participation after the event. Please check with your department of education for CEU availability.


Additional Information

Included with your registration

The Five Disciplines of PLC Leaders

The Five Disciplines of PLC Leaders

Through engaging examples and accessible language, this book provides a focused system of self-disciplines for developing PLC leadership.