Expert Leader Series

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Expert Leaders Series

A collection of learning opportunities, that builds awareness of innovative thinking on education issues. Led by visionary thinkers through presentations and group discussions, the series is designed to inspire principals, and others, to leadership that will create schools where all children can achieve.

2015-2016

* Dr. Jim Knight– “Focus on Teaching – Using Video for High-Impact Instruction”

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Wednesday, September 23, 2015

9AM – 3:30PM

Loudermilk Conference Center

40 Courtland Street NE

Atlanta, Georgia 30303

In Focus on Teaching, the book and workshop, Jim Knight turns the vast and disruptive potential of video recording to reach new levels of excellence in schools.

 

* Dr. Heidi Hayes Jacobs – “Bold Moves: Leading a Right Now School for the Contemporary Learner”

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

9AM – 3:30PM

Macon Marriott City Center Hotel

240 Coliseum Drive

Macon, Georgia 31217

How can we make the transition from “old school” to contemporary learning environments? Simply having technologies does not guarantee modern, relevant, and rigorous teaching and learning. If we want digitally literate, media savvy, and globally connected learners, then we need the same in our teachers and in leadership. The assessment dilemma facing educators will be a key focus of Heidi Hayes Jacobs’ presentation, as she will raise the possibility of accountability for innovation in combination with more effective methods for assessing foundational skills. Heidi will provoke our thinking and share examples of innovative 21st century programs and practices in action from around the world.

 

 

* Eric Sheninger – “Digital Leadership”

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

9AM – 3:30PM

Loudermilk Conference Center

40 Courtland Street NE

Atlanta, Georgia 30303

“Digital Leadership is a focused guide to using the many new channels of modern communication to engage families, tell your school’s story, inspire staff growth and connection, and bring new relevance to the classroom.”

 

AUDIENCE: Sessions are open to all but are especially designed for Principals and Assistant Principals and teams from the same school

 

TO REGISTER FOR AN INDIVIDUAL EVENT, Contact us at 404-413-8257 or email dcowan1@gsu.edu

 

REGISTRATION FEE

Principals Center Member: Regular $190; Early Bird $160

For members only, each 5th person is FREE (from the same school).

Non-Member: Regular $240; Early Bird $210

 

* Members may be individuals, schools, associations or collection of schools, or school

systems. Contact the Center, your principal or your system’s professional development office

to ascertain whether you are a member or not.

 

* The Expert Leader Series registration fee (one day event from 9AM – 3:30PM) includes continental breakfast and lunch per participant.

 

To become a Member of the Principals Center contact Dionne Cowan at 404-413-8257 or email her at dcowan1@gsu.edu.

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