AA#1923: Establishing and Enhancing Good School Climate and Culture

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter: Robert Madonia In this academy administrator will learn how to establish and enhance good school climate and culture. The development of stakeholder/leader relationships will be studied. Administrator’s roles will be defined and participants will practice and be prepared to implement important strategies. Participants’ climate/culture as it relates to academies will be pre and post […]

$210

ONLINE AA#3670: Leading with Collective Efficacy: How to Empower Your Schools to Thrive

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM. Presenters: Garrett Podgorski Participants will learn how to apply the work of John Hattie's high impact strategies to improve school climate, foster relationships among all staff, increase the focus on learning and how to create a culture of sharing the learning load among staff. This session provides opportunities to […]

$210

AA#1129: Effective Communication Skills and Public Relations Strategies for Success in Educational Leadership

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter(s): Dr. Robert Madonia This is for everyone who wants public relations success. This academy will cover essential skills and strategies needed to build relationships and partnerships with stakeholders both in the district and in the community.  The program will include communication style development, refinement of the oral and written word, dealing with the media and […]

$210

ONLINE AA#2000: Illinois Performance Evaluation – Initial Principal Evaluation Training

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter(s): Denise Bettenhausen Session dates are the following: 06/16/2022 & 06/21/2022 - Participants must attend both days of the course and complete the required Application for Dissemination for each day to receive credit for AA #2000. You will not be permitted into the session if you are more than 15 minutes late.   This 2-day course will cover all aspects of […]

$425

AA#1541: Proactively Dealing with Difficult Conversations: Bringing Out the Best in People at Their Worst

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter: Susan Baker This course will help administrators improve their communication skills during difficult conversations with staff and parents. Participants will learn the strengths and weaknesses of four basic behavior styles and strategies for bringing out the BEST in people at their WORST. Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to develop a […]

$210

ONLINE AA#3000: Principal / Teacher Evaluator: Student Growth (07018)

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter(s): Denise Bettenhausen Participants will learn how to: 1. Use assessments and measurement models identified by the joint committee in determining the student growth attributable to individual teachers/principals and understand how different types of assessments are used for measuring growth; 2. Use data from the evaluation rubric, other evidence collected, and best practices relative to […]

$210

ONLINE AA#988: Interpersonal Team Communication Skills for School Administrators

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM. Presenter(s): Mike and Gwen Onatolu The foundation of professional success lies in understanding yourself, understanding others and realizing the impact of personal behaviors on others. This course provides a non-judgmental language for exploring the different communication styles and behavioral issues across four primary dimensions. The content is designed to help […]

$225

ONLINE AA#1865: Principal Evaluator Competency Skill Building for Pre-Qualified Principal Evaluators

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter(s): Denise Bettenhausen This course qualifies for Principal Evaluator Professional Practice Retraining Requirements.** ** Full retraining also requires AA #3000 The Academy focuses on a high rate of interrater reliability using the required performance evaluation ratings. Using case studies, the participants will collect evidence and use the Illinois Standards for Principal Evaluation to rate the principals. […]

$210

ONLINE AA#2000: Illinois Performance Evaluation – Initial Principal Evaluation Training

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter(s): Denise Bettenhausen Session dates are the following: 06/21/2022 & 06/28/2022 - Participants must attend both days of the course and complete the required Application for Dissemination for each day to receive credit for AA #2000. You will not be permitted into the session if you are more than 15 minutes late.   This 2-day course will cover all aspects of […]

$425

AA#1514: Building a Resilience Program for At-Risk Students

South Cook ISC 253 W. Joe Orr, Chicago Heights, IL

Presenter: Dr. Don Parker This workshop discusses the characteristics of at-risk students and the difficulties they face in building trusting relationships with adults in school settings. As a result of attending this workshop and engaging in group work and hands-on activities, participants will be able to employ strategies necessary to build meaningful relationships with at-risk […]

$210