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Summer Leadership Institute
June 8 - June 10$250.00
Leadership and governance themes as well as national and state issues will be explored through expert presentations during the day, with time for networking with other board members and education professionals at night.
Keynote, Friday, June 9
Civil Discourse: The New, Biggest Leadership Challenge
Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer
Executive Director, National Institute for Civil Discourse
Keynote, Saturday, June 10
Great Success Starts with a Great Attitude
Award Winning Motivational Speaker – The Attitude Guy
Early Bird Session, Thursday, June 8
School Board Jeopardy: You Can’t Win if You Don’t Play!
Don’t miss out this summer
Sneak Preview of Topics include:
- What Makes a Great Board Great
- Data Literacy for School Board Members
- The Secrets to Successful Team Transitions
- Fiscal Planning in the Age of Current Year Funding
- Skill Building Session: Reviving Civil Discourse: Unlikely Friendships
- Skill Building Session: Reviving Civil Discourse: Listening for Understanding
- Board Discourse and Ethics: How to Disagree without Being Disagreeable
- Managing Your Message: An Insider’s Guide to Facebook & Twitter
Back by popular demand – Administrative Assistant Track!
Just for School District Administrative Assistants to the Superintendent and School Board
Food for Thought County Conversations
Meet with your ASBA County Director over breakfast and discuss leadership initiatives happening in your county.
Download the conference materials (password protected page).
Registration member fee: $250/ person. Non-member fee: $500/person. Register by Thursday,
May 25, 2017 to avoid late registration fee of $50.
The deadline for cancellations is Wed., May 31, 2017. Cancellations must be in writing and faxed to 602.254.1177 by that date. No shows will not be refunded. Those registered are entitled to send substitutes in their place.
Little America Hotel is sold out. Please contact the overflow hotel, Days Hotel, 2200 E. Butler Ave, Flagstaff, AZ. Room rates are listed below. The reservation number is 1-800-225-3297. Please state that you want to book a room out of the Arizona School Board Assoc. Conference room block. The room rate for Wednesday is $88.
2017 - Summer Leadership InstituteThursday, June 8 2017
|3:00 – 4:00 p.m.||Registration and Check-In|
|4:00 – 5:30 p.m.||THIS… IS… School Board Jeopardy! (You Can't Win if You Don't Play)||ASBA staff|
|5:30 p.m.||Welcome Reception|
|6:30 p.m.||Dinner on your own|
2017 - Summer Leadership InstituteFriday, June 9 2017
|7:30 a.m.||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|7:45-8:15 a.m.||Breakfast with Board Docs||BoardDocs Staff|
|8:30-8:45 a.m.||Welcome to Summer Leadership Institute||Dr. Tim Ogle, ASBA executive director, Julie Bacon, president of the ASBA Board of Directors, and Tracey Benson, ASBA associate executive director|
|8:45 – 9:30 a.m.||Keynote Session: Civil Discourse: The New, Biggest Leadership Challenge||Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer, executive director, National Institute for Civil Discourse|
|9:30 - 11:15 a.m.||Reviving Civil Discourse: Developing Unlikely Friendships AND Listening for Understanding||Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer and staff from the National Institute for Civil Discourse|
|11:15 – 12:00 p.m.||Video Session: Civil Discourse and Board Ethics||Chris Thomas, ASBA general counsel/associate executive director|
|12 – 1 p.m.||Hosted Lunch|
|1:10 - 2 p.m.||Board Secretary Track: HR 101: Interfacing with Sensitive Employment Issues.||Dr. Karen Gasket, ASBA leadership consultant|
|1:10 - 2 p.m.||Fiscal Planning in the Age of Current Year Funding||Lana Berry, assistant superintendent for business, Chander USD|
|1:10 - 2 p.m.||Data Literacy for School Board Members||Beth Driscoll, director of educator preparedness programs, Arizona Department of Education; Jennifer Buchanan, Maricopa County Education Service Agency|
|1:10 - 2 p.m.||The New A-F Accountability System: What School Leaders Need to Know||Chris Kotterman, ASBA director of governmental relations|
|2:10 - 3 p.m.||Board Secretary Track: Top Tips on Agenda Writing and Minutes||ASBA Policy Services Team|
|2:10 - 3 p.m.||10 Things You Can Do to Lower Your Districts Liability||Matt Wright, managing partner Wright, Welker & Pauole, on behalf of The Trust|
|2:10 - 3 p.m.||Taking Your Leadership to the Next Level||Verlon Jose, vice chairman of the Tohono O'Odham Nation, Arizona State Rep. Michelle Udall, and Tempe City Councilwoman Robin Arredondo-Savage. Moderated by Tracey Benson, ASBA associate executive director|
|3:10 - 3:25 pm||BREAK|
|3:25 - 4:15 p.m.||Team Transitions: Can a New Team Member Really Change You Dynamics?||Dr. Karen Gasket, ASBA leadership consultant|
|3:25 - 4:15 p.m.||New State Law and Policy Updates||ASBA’s Governmental Relations and Policy Teams|
|3:25 - 4:15 p.m.||Managing Your Personal Message:|
An Insider’s Guide
|Tracey Benson, ASBA associate executive director,
and Mike Barcia, ASBA IT manager
|4:30 p.m.||JOINT MEETING: Black Caucus & Hispanic - Native American Indian Caucus Business Meeting|
|6-8 p.m.||Hosted Evening Reception & Dinner|
2017 Summer Leadership InstituteSaturday, June 10, 2017
|7:30 a.m.||Continental Breakfast|
|8:00 – 9:00 a.m.||Food for Thought Breakfasts||Led by ASBA county directors and officers|
|9:10 – 9:30 a.m.||Part I: What Makes a Great Board Great?||Dr. Nic Clement, ASBA leadership consultant|
|9:30 – 10:30 a.m.||Keynote: Great Success Starts with a Great Attitude||Sam Glenn, humorist, artist and inspirational speaker|
|10:30 – 11:45 a.m.||Part II: What Makes a Great Board Great?||Dr. Nic Clement, ASBA leadership consultant|
|11:45 a.m. – Noon||Wrap-Up and Prize Drawing|