Leadership NOW Summit

Leadership NOW Summit

Regular Price: USD$779.00

Early Bird Price: USD$739.00

  • USD$719 $749 per person for teams of 5 or more
  • Early Bird pricing ends January 24, 2020
 

Lead Good Teams to Great

Whether you are a leader at the district, school, or classroom level, you work in the gap between what should be and what is. This summit will expand your capacity for leadership by helping you create the conditions to close the gap. Clarify the work that needs to be done, while creating the conditions that allow others to succeed in their specific roles.

You’ll get top-to-bottom training on everything from the key elements of effective leadership to techniques for adopting the sound instructional strategies necessary for transforming student learning. You will have the opportunity to learn from and interact with some of the most influential educational thinkers in North America. This summit is a must for those looking to deepen the reach and impact of their leadership.

  • Obtain tools, tips, and templates proven to impact team effectiveness and student learning.
  • Understand the issues behind resistance and difficult behavior from staff members, and acquire specific strategies to address them.
  • Experience how to form a collective leadership response to the needs of English learners and other student cohorts who historically have learning challenges.
  • Discover the essential role of diversity and equity in decision-making.
  • Apply creativity principles to specific needs in your school or district.
  • Create a “Not to Do” list based on leadership priorities.
  • Gain tips and tools to manage time, eliminate email clutter, and work more efficiently.
  • Explore ways that millennials, Gen-Xers, and those nearing retirement can work together effectively.
  • Acquire strategies to use technology to enhance 21st century learning skills, global competencies, and authentic student engagement.
  • Create a plan of action that supports small schools and singletons to function effectively in a PLC.

Hear from our attendees

Agenda and speakers are subject to change.

Agenda and session descriptions

Tuesday, March 17th

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.

Breakout

2:30–2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45–4:15 p.m. Keynote

Wednesday, March 18th

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.

Breakout

2:30–2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45–3:45 p.m. Panel Discussion

Thursday, March 19th

7:00–8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Keynote

9:30–9:45 a.m. Break
9:45–11:30 a.m.

Keynote

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

Parking information: - Georgia World Congress Center: $20 Daily, Omni: $45 Valet Only

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

Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center

100 CNN Center NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
800.843.6664

Discounted Rate: (single or double) $199/night

Deadline: February 24, 2020, or until group rate is sold out

“I have so many things to take back to my team! The sessions were really excellent and worth the trip! I have lots of new ideas that I have presented to my principal already.”

Erin McClellan, teacher, Peralta Elementary School, Arizona

“Informational, clarifying, and inspiring!”

Judy Smelcer, teacher/literacy coordinator, Grand Oaks Elementary School, California

“I love when I can leave an event feeling not only like my time has been well spent, but also enriched as an educator and a human being.”

Megan Curtis, teacher, Nevada Virtual Academy, Nevada

“I learned a lot about PLCs, collaborative cultures, what leaders need to do, what schools need to do, and the research-based aspect to the suggested strategies.”

Darren Fradette, principal, Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools, Saskatchewan

Venue

Georgia World Congress Center

285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW

Atlanta, Georgia


Participation Information

You will receive a certificate of participation 6 weeks after the event concludes. Please check with your department of education for CEU availability.


On-Site Solution Tree Book Co-op Discounts

  • 30% off 5 or more Solution Tree titles or resources
  • Buy 10 or more Solution Tree titles or resources and receive 30% off and free shipping
  • On-site book co-op open daily throughout the event

Discounts above are for on-site purchases only. Does not include any non-Solution Tree product, toolkit, or sale table items. Continental US only.


Additional Information

Included with your registration

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