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Hear . . . Engaging Keynote Sessions

Keynote Kickoff

Courageous Conversations

Glenn Singleton, President & Founder
Pacific Educational Group (PEG)
San Francisco, CA

Sunday, March 4, 2018 / 2 – 3:30 p.m. - New Start Time!
Sponsored by Premier Diamond Partner Siemens Industry

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONTM is an award-winning protocol for effectively engaging, sustaining and deepening interracial dialogue. Race matters – in society and in our schools. Listen to Glenn E. Singleton and learn more about how to effectively engage in these conversations this March.

 "PEG has been an invaluable partner . . .providing support to make transformational change that is felt in our classrooms, in our policy making and in our instructional and business practices."
 - A Former Superintendent of Portland Public Schools, Portland, OR

Monday Morning Keynote 
Navigating Difficult Conversations . . .At Work and at Home

Monday, March 5, 2018 / 9 – 10:30 a.m.

Debbie Goldstein, Principal & Managing Director,
Triad Consulting Group, Cambridge, MA

Every superintendent has—or avoids—difficult conversations.
Those conversation that keep you up at night. Or that you wish you could have done differently. Conversations with tenured teachers.  Conversations about diversity and equity. This interactive session will provide a simple framework for how to navigate these conversations more successfully. It will offer the tools to improve your
communication with colleagues, teachers, politicians, parents,
family, friends, and basically every human being you might interact
with on a daily basis.

Click for Difficult Conversations Prep
Click for Having a Learning Conversation

New York State Superintendent of the Year presented. 

 Tuesday Closing Ideas

Thomas P. DiNapoli
New York State Comptroller
Albany, NY

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

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ponsored by Premier Silver Partner iTutor.com Inc.

The Dr. Mary Barter Scholarship for Women and Minorities presented.

Sponsored by Signature Partner NaviGate Prepared


Lobby Day immediately follows session.