Winter Institute & Lobby Day

The Council through our foundation LEAF, Inc. supports members by providing exceptional opportunities to expand and enrich their expertise and knowledge in the area of educational administration through statewide annual events. The Winter Institute and Lobby Day offers keynote addresses by national experts in the fields of leadership, education and related areas; opportunities for members to share best practices with colleagues through smaller sessions; an interactive discussion with the Commissioner of Education about New York State issues and initiatives; and networking for support and collegiality among members through social interaction, group discussions, meetings and workshops. The event also hosts an exhibit hall where companies, associations, organizations and foundations can connect with school leaders from across New York State. It closes with Lobby Day in downtown Albany. If you are planning your calendars, make sure to add these important dates:  

Save the Date for Future Events

  • 2022 Winter Institute & Lobby Day: 
    Creating a Culture of Innovation and Imagination - Registration and Call for Proposal coming soon!
    March 6 - 8 , 2022
    Lobby Day on Tuesday, March 8, 2022
    Albany Capital Center
    Albany, NY
  • 2023 Winter Institute & Lobby Day 
    March 5 - 7, 2023
    Lobby Day on Tuesday, March 7, 2023
    Albany Capital Center
    Albany, NY  
The Council is committed to providing experiences and environments that are welcoming, inviting and user-friendly for all attendees. We recognize that some individuals may required specific accommodations to ensure their full and equal participation in our Winter Institute & Lobby Day. Please contact us at 518.449.1063 should you need assistance. 

2022 Winter Institute:
  Creating A Culture of Innovation and Imagination

Albany Capital Center
Albany, NY 

March 6-8, 2022

Keynote Speaker Dan Cockerell, a 26-Year Disney Veteran, who was Vice President of Magic Kingdom,
will share his insights on exceptional leadership and how to build a strong culture for your school teams. 

Registration coming soon!

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