Start Date: June 12, 2023
Start Time: 2:00 PM Eastern
End Date: June 14, 2023
End Time: 12:00 PM Eastern
Type: In Person
Address: Art Ovation Hotel
1255 N Palm Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
This workshop helps develop your leadership style and expand your management skills. Gain a new perspective on what it means to be a leader in an independent school with practical techniques and real-life solutions. Featuring Rob Evans and Michael Thompson.
This enriching opportunity on relational and personal leadership is for independent school administrators who supervise adults, evaluate teachers, and/or work with parents. This program is designed for division heads, directors, and other administration who are not heads of school. It focuses specifically on the challenges of these roles.
u003cstrong data-rich-text-format-boundary=u0022trueu0022u003eDr. Rob Evans u003c/strongu003eis a clinical and organizational psychologist and the former executive director of the Human Relations Service. A former high school and pre-school teacher, and for many years a child and family therapist, he has consulted in more than 1,700 schools throughout the U.S. and internationally. His interests have focused on change and resistance to change in schools and organizations, on the challenges of leading innovation, and on changes in American families and their impact on schools. He is currently concentrating on ways to improve collegiality and candor among educators and to promote realistic dialogue about accountability. Dr. Evans is the author of many articles and three books: u003cemu003eSeven Secrets of the Savvy School Leader: A Guide to Surviving and Thriving, The Human Side of School Changeu003c/emu003e, and u003cemu003eFamily Matters: How Schools Can Cope with the Crisis in Childrearingu003c/emu003e.
u003cstrong data-rich-text-format-boundary=u0022trueu0022u003eDr. Michael Thompson u003c/strongu003eis a consultant, author, and psychologist specializing in children and families. He is the supervising psychologist for The Belmont Hill School and has worked in more than 700 schools across the U.S. as well as in schools in Central America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. Dr. Thompson is the author or co-author of several books, including u003cemu003eTheu003c/emu003e u003cemu003eNew York Timesu003c/emu003e bestseller, u003cemu003eRaising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boysu003c/emu003e, as well as u003cemu003eBest Friends/Worst Enemies: Understanding the Social Lives of Childrenu003c/emu003e, and u003cemu003eThe Pressured Child: Helping Your Child Achieve Success in School and in Lifeu003c/emu003e. A dedicated speaker and traveler, he has appeared on The Today Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, ABC 20/20, CBS 60 Minutes, and Good Morning America. He also wrote, narrated, and hosted a two-hour PBS documentary entitled Raising Cain.
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