The purpose of the WCSD Leadership Development Program is to build the capacity of school based and central office leaders through a system of high quality professional learning and mentoring experiences that continually improves their competence and effectiveness as executives leading schools in the 21st century.
Lead Teach Learn Meeting Dates
10/16/20 11/4/20 12/4/20 2/26/21 4/23/21
Courses are availble now. Click on the link above for more information.NOTE: Due to limited substitute availability, we are unable to accept applicants who require a substitute to attend. Nevada Leads members will need to apply and be accepted in order to participate.McRel Balanced LeadershipThe McRel Balanced Leadership Series focuses on high-leverage leadership strategies and solutions to lead schools in this dynamic time of change. McRel International is recognized as a leader in educational research and development. The series of courses will assist you in learning about leadership as it relates to building relationships, managing change, and focusing on what matters most.
Click on the links below to register for the courses in MyPGS:
McRel Saturdays 8:30-4:30
Balanced Leadership Overview - 9/26/2020.
Developing a Purposeful Community - 11/14/2020.
Managing Change - 1/23/2021. Meeting via Zoom
Focus of Leadership (2 part course) - Part 1- 4/3/2021. Location TBD
Part 2- 4/24/2021. Location TBD
If you have any questions about the McRel Balanced Leadership series please contact Don McHenry, Leadership Development Coordinator at DMcHenry@washoeschools.net
Skillsoft Leadership Development Program (SLDP)
This program makes extensive use of scenarios and behavioral demonstrations for fully contextualized leadership development. This instructional approach leverages a common set of characters, including a “leader mentor,” throughout the portfolio of leadership courses. The use of high-impact drama and pragmatic storytelling within the scenarios encourages engagement and retention by stimulating the emotional side of the brain.
This course is for principals, assistant principals, deans and district administrators. After you register for the course, please email Laurie Bennett at LABennett@washoeschools.net to receive information on creating an account with SkillPort and accessing the online sessions.
Click on the following link to register for the course in MyPGS:
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