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Learn . . . Skill Building Sessions

Learn at skill building sessions presented by LEAF, Inc., NYSED, colleagues, educational groups and Strategic Partners throughout the vent. 

Sunday Skill Building Workshops / September 24 /  4 - 5 p.m.

  • Creating and Implementing an Instructional Vision for Literacy that is Aligned to the State Standards
    Strand One:  Growth Mindset

  • "Thirteen Reasons Why Not." Student Led Project at Delaware Academy to Combat Anxiety, Depression, Self-harm, and Suicide 
    Strand Five:   Leadership Management

  • Securing Our Schools against Ransomware and Emerging Threats
    Sponsored and presented by Premier Diamond Partner Core BTS, Inc.
    Strand Four:  Technology

  • Applying the Growth Mindset through Video Coaching to Improve Classroom Instruction
    Strand One:   Growth Mindset

  • Financial Planning to Support Instruction
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

  • Build Confident Writers and Critical Thinkers through Inquiry Based Learning
    Sponsored and Presented by Premier Gold Partner, eSpark Learinign
    Strand Two:        Curriculum & Instruction

  • School Leadership Teams Disrupting Rural Poverty
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

  • An Analysis of APPR 3012-d Plans in New York State: What Does Effectiveness Really Mean?
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

Skill Building / Monday, September 25, 2017 / 1 – 2 p.m.

  • Regional Economic Development Councils – How Your Schools Can Get Involved
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

  • Supporting Women in Leadership
    Sponsored and Presented by Signature Partner WestEd
    Strand Three:  The Women’s Initiative

  • Foundations of Personalized Learning
    Sponsored and Presented by Signature Partner Education Elements
    Strand Two: Curriculum & Instruction

  • Link to presentation here! 

  • Work Smarter – 10 Strategies to Maximize Your Time, Energy, and Attention
    Strand Five: Leadership Management

  • 21st Century School District Issues from a Digital World
    Sponsored and Presented by Signature Partner Ferrara Fiorenza PC
    Strand Four: Technology

  • Taking Accreditation to the Next Level
    Strand Two: Curriculum & Instruction

  • What Got You Here…Won’t Get You There: Growth Mindset, the High Performance Culture and Microsoft
    Sponsored and Presented by Premier Diamond Partner Microsoft Corporation
    Strand One: Growth Mindset

  • Everyone Can Code – Unlocking Creativity and Opening Up Possibilities
    Sponsored and presented by Premier Gold Partner Apple, Inc.
    Strand Four:  Technology        

 Monday, September 25, 2017 / 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

  • Book Study - Leaders for Learning:  Leading in the Era of Accountability
    Strand Four:  Leadership Management 

  • Opioid Overdose-Be Prepared
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

  • Going Digital at Warp Speed:  New Frontiers and Not Boundaries
    Strand Four:  Technology

  • From Vision to Reality: Using Community Feedback to Guide the Creation
    of Your Strategic Plan
    Sponsored and Presented by Signature Partner K12 Insight
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

  • A Better Way to Navigate the Complex World of Pharmacy Benefits 
    Sponsored and Presented by Premier Gold Partner Keenan & Associates
    Strand Five: Leadership Management

  • STE(A)M Education Transforms Approach to School Design and Learning
    Sponsored and Presented by Premier Diamond Partner Ashley McGraw Architects, D.P.C.
    Strand Two:  Curriculum & Instruction

  • Keys to Your Leadership Success
    Sponsored and Presented by CTE Technical Assistance Center of NY
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management

  • VITAL Collaboration: Using Collaboration to Visibly Improve Teaching to Accelerate Learning
    Sponsored and Presented by Signature Partner WestEd
    Strand One:  Growth Mindset

  • A Superintendent’s Perspective of Using an Online Leadership Evaluation Tool
    Presented and Sponsored by Signature Partner PLD 3rd Learning
    Strand Four: Technology

Skill Building / Tuesday, September 26, 2017 / 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

  • Shifting the Mindset: Demystifying the Designing of High Quality Principal Professional Development - With the Right Tools Anyone Can Do It!
    Strand One:  Growth Mindset

  • Prekindergarten Emergent Multilingual Learners (EMLLs):  Best Practices for Identification
    Presented by New York State Education Department
    Strand Two:  Curriculum & Instruction

  • Moving from a TripTik to GPS Maps: How to plan a successful technology implementation
    Strand Four: Technology 

  • Earning Power after High School: A Diploma and Something Else Strand Two: Curriculum & Instruction
    Sponsored and Presented by CTE Technical Assistance Center of NY
    Strand Five: Leadership Management

  • Link here for session PowerPoint!

  • Leveraging Technology as a Tool to Build a Path to Success for All Students
    Strand Four: Technology

  • Ossining Basics
    Strand Five:  Leadership Management