AA #1923 Establishing and Enhancing Good School Climate and Culture

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

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 assessed modeling the improvement they can […]

$210.00

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

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

This course will address essential skills and strategies needed to build relationships and partnerships both in the district and the community. The program will include communication style development, refinement of the oral and written word, and dealing with media and networking. Self-assessment of each participant's communication style will be a springboard into the development of […]

$210.00

AA #3000 Illinois Performance Evaluation Retraining: Student Growth

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

This is the one required student growth retraining course for teacher and administrator evaluators who are renewing their designations required to evaluate educators. 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 […]

$200.00

AA #2000 Principal Evaluation Training for Pre-Qualified Principal Evaluators

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

This 2-day course will cover all aspects of principal evaluations, including professional practice and student growth data. AA #2000 requires pre-work to be completed prior to the first day the course meets. Participants must attend both days of the course and complete the required Application for Dissemination for each day to receive credit for AA […]

$400.00

AA #1865 Principal Evaluator for Competency for Initial Training and Retraining of Principal Evaluators

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

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. Participants will use data collected from the case studies and compare the data to best practices for evaluating principals […]

$200.00

AA #3010 Leading for Equity and Excellence in the School Setting

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

This course is designed for administrators and teacher leaders and will provide strategic ways to advance educational equity in their respective districts. The course will address practical considerations when systemically shifting and embedding a focus on equity. Participants will be able to reflect on their professional responsibilities toward the organizational commitment of equity and serving […]

$225.00

AA #1801 Gathering Evidence During Observations and Conferencing Using the Danielson Model (Revised 2016)

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

This course will allow participants to learn effective skills and strategies for using Charlotte Danielson's Frameworks in a summative setting in order to more effectively: 1. Identify evidence at the component/element level during formal and informal observations; 2. Use evidence to effectively rate staff on the levels of performance for each domain; 3. Acquire strategies […]

$200.00

AA #3813 Culturally Responsive School Leadership: Moving from Theory to Practice

Vitrtual 19525 W. Washington Street, Grayslake, IL

First coined in the early 1990sa "cultural responsiveness" is a phrase that has become part of the educational lexicon but not a part of the fabric of educational practice. Seen as the antidote to the hyper marginalization of students of color and growing achievement disparities that plague our schools few understand what culturally responsive leadership […]

$225.00

AA #3000 Illinois Performance Evaluation Retraining: Student Growth

Virtual or In-Person TBD

This is the one required student growth retraining course for teacher and administrator evaluators who are renewing their designations required to evaluate educators. 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 […]

$200.00

AA #2000 Principal Evaluation Training for Pre-Qualified Principal Evaluators

Virtual or In-Person TBD

This 2-day course will cover all aspects of principal evaluations, including professional practice and student growth data. AA #2000 requires pre-work to be completed prior to the first day the course meets. Participants must attend both days of the course and complete the required Application for Dissemination for each day to receive credit for AA […]

$400.00