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Learn at Monday's Educational Sessions

Learn at educational sessions presented by LEAF, Inc., NYSED, colleagues, educational groups, Strategic Partners, and Council staff. 

September 24, 2018  / 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Mini-table” Education Sessions

Everything You Need to Know (and more) About Cyberbullying
Presented by Premier Gold Partner Gaggle
Strand 2:               Safety / Security 
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

The Superintendent's Student Council: Developing Student Voice and Leadership
Strand 4:               Student Engagement
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Using Micro-Credentials to Showcase and Re-Define What It Means to be Ready
Strand 5:               Achievement, Individuality, Creativity
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Experiential Learning Through Travel Scholarships
Presented by Premier Gold Partner EF Educational First
Strand 5:               Achievement, Individuality, Creativity

Superintendent Rulebook: Convergence of Human Relations, Politics, & Leadership- A Book Discussion
Strand 6:               Helping Others
Link to PowerPoint presentation here! 

Legal Briefing: Establishing and Maintaining a Culture of Respect in Our Schools – a Legal Imperative
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner Ferrara Fiorenza P.C.
Strand 2:                              Safety/Security
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Rural Schools:  The Road to Recovery
Sponsored and presented by Rural Schools Association of New York State
Strand 6:                              Helping Others

Legislative Committee Discussion & Update:  Elections 2018
Strand 6:                              Helping Others

Curriculum & Instruction Committee Discussion & Update
Strand 5:                              Achievement, Individuality, Creativity
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!
Link to PowerPoint presentation here

Providing Comprehensive Mental Health Services Through a Community Schools Model
Strand 1:                              Health / Wellness

September 24, 2018  / 1 - 2 p.m.

Game Changing Session #1: What’s New in Technology to Improve Safety in Schools with Strategic Partners
Strand 2:                              Safety/Security

Communicating with your School Community through Social Media
Sponsored and presented by Premier Diamond Partner Core BTS, Inc.
Strand 4:                              Student Engagement
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

What Have You Done for YOU Lately?
Sponsored by The Women’s Initiative
Strand 1:                              Health / Wellness
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Dropout Prevention Makes Schools Safer:  What Have We Learned
and What Works?
Sponsored and presented by Career and Technical Education Assistance Center of New York
Strands 2 & 4:                    Safety / Security and Student Engagement
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Raising the Bar for English Language Learners
Presented by Premier Gold Partner Apple, Inc.
Strand 4:                              Student Engagement

Reflections on Superintendent Evaluations:  A Panel Discussion
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner SuperEval
Strand 5:                              Achievement, Individuality, Creativity 

Thermometers and Thermostats:  A superintendent’s guide to checking and setting the cultural climate in their district – without creating a storm.
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner Thoughtexchange
Strand 3:                              Culture / Climate
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Responding to Physicians’ Rx for Home Instruction to Address Student Mental Health Issues
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner Ferrara Fiorenza, PC
Strand 1:                              Health / Wellness
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!

Reflection and Growth (at all levels) Through Real-time Data
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner Infinite Campus
Strand 4:                              Student Engagement


September 24, 2018 / 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Book Study:  Life’s Leadership Lessons with Lesli Myers
Sponsored by Signature Partner C&S Companies
Strand #6:                         Helping Others

Game Changing Session#2: What’s New in Technology to Improve K-12 Education from Strategic Partners
Strands 4 & 5:                Student Engagement & Achievement, Individuality, & Creativity 

Update:  Annual Professional Performance Review 5.0?
Strand 4:                          Student Engagement 

Culturally Inclusive and Proficient Leadership
Sponsored and presented by The Council’s Commission on Diversity & Inclusivity
Strand 3:                            Culture / Climate 

Why Social Emotional Learning Matters
Sponsored and presented by the Cabinet Committee and Signature Partner McGraw Hill Education
Strand 4:                            Student Engagement – Social/Emotional Learning

Rethinking Teaming: How to Build Trust & Allow Authority to Spread
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner Education Elements
Strand 3:                            Culture / Climate

Removing Barriers to and Creating Conditions for Learning: Addressing the Social-Emotional & Health Needs of Students
Sponsored and presented by Signature Partner WestEd
Strand 4:                            Student Engagement 

Changes in the Board & Challenges to School District Culture
Strand 3:                            Culture / Climate
Link to PowerPoint presentation here! 

Future Proofing Your District Security Roadmap
Sponsored and presented by Premier Gold Partner Digital Provisions
Strand 2:                            Safety / Security

Supporting Mental Health in Schools
Strand 1:                            Health / Wellness
Link to PowerPoint presentation here!


September 24, 2018 / 4 - 5 p.m. 

Hot Topic Roundtables with Staff from NYSED
Sponsored and presented by New York State Education Department
Strand:                               This session with cross multiple strands.

Redefining Ready!: A Personalized Approach to College, Career & Life Readiness
Sponsored by Premier Silver Partner Math & Movement
Strand 5:                            Achievement, Individuality, Creativity
Link to PowerPoint presentation here! 

Legal Briefing: Practical Aspects of Janus v AFSCME
Sponsored and presented by Premier Silver Partner Girvin & Ferlazzo, P.C.
Strand 6:                            Helping Others

Leadership Purpose: Why and How Leaders Challenge Cultures of Inequity
Strand 3:                            Culture / Climate
Link to PowerPoint presentation here! 

Best Practices in Crisis Intervention and Response:  PNW BOCES Regional Crisis Team
Sponsored by Premier Silver Partner Panorama Education
Strand 6:                            Helping Others
PowerPoint Presentation Available Here!