Leadership Development

Our Mission:
Our mission is to prepare school and academic leaders for industrious lives by enhancing critical thinking, problem solving, collegiality, and creativity through exposure to quality development frameworks in leadership, sociology, psychology, curriculum and instruction, and data systems.

Our Vision:
Vision Preparing leaders for students! The Office of Leadership Development strives to serve and advance Shelby County Schools and the citizens of Memphis by being the State of Tennessee’s premier knowledge, research, and development epicenter for Transformational and Turn-Around Leaders.

October's Leaders Learning 2020 Part III

October Virtual Foundational Skills Sessions w/Links

November Virtual Foundational Skills Sessions w/ Links

November Virtual Learning Opportunities

November Leader Learnings w/ Links

Announcements & Updates

1.Leadership  Virtual Learning Opportunities - 
Flyer 

2. November Leader  Learnings :

Flyer with meeting links

Lessons in Leadership Series:

  • 11/2- Lessons in Leadership: “The Culture of Leadership”- Presenter- Dr. Harry Sam Shaw Course # 24937
  • 11/12- Lessons from the C-Suite: “Credibility is the Foundation of Leadership” Presenter-Chief Patrice Thomas Course # 24801

Equity Series:

  • 11/2- Equity Series Part I: - Brainwashed: “Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority” Presenter Dr. Michael Lowe Course # 24901
  • 11/9 Equity Series Part II: - “Power Teachers in Achievement and Inequality” Presenter Dr. Michael Lowe       Course # 24901
  • 11/30- Equity Series Part III: “The Comfort of Home: Fighting Bias in New Places”- Presenter Dr. Michael Lowe    Course # 24901

TEAM Series:

 Course # 24940

  • 11/4 -TEAM (B1) Leadership Series “Leveraging Educator Strengths” Presenters- Corey Williams and

             Dr. Daniel Jack

  • 11/4 -TEAM (C1) “Evaluation” -Presenter- Dr. Debra Fox Stanford
  • 11/9 -TEAM (A2)- “Data Analysis”- Presenter Jaron Carson
  • 11/9 -TEAM (B2)- “Environment”- Presenters Sharonda Beard and Antuan Knapp
  • 11/9 - TEAM (C2) “Differentiated Professional Learning”-Presenter- Randi ScottHoward
  • 11/19 -TEAM (A3) “Interventions” -Presenters Rodney Rowan and Jaron Carson
  • 11/19 -TEAM (B3) Family Involvement” – Presenters Dr. Janice Tankson and Latisha Brown
  • 11/19 -TEAM (C3) ““Induction, Support, Retention & Growth”- Presenters Catherine Battle and Tommy Elliott

3.  Foundational Skills Virtual Learnings: Flyer 

  • 11/10- Module 5 Word Composition (Principals, AP, Elem K-8) Course # 24246 4-6 p.m.
  • 11/16- Module 6 Word Composition (PLC Coaches. Instructional Facilitator) Course # 24329 4-6 p.m.
  • 11/30- Module 5 (Repeat) Word Composition (Principals, AP, Elem K-8) Course # 24246 4-6 p.m.
  • 12/10-Module 7 Fluency (PLC Coaches. Instructional Facilitator) Course # 24329 4-6 p.m.
  • 1/12- Module 6 Fluency (Principals, AP, Elem K-8) Course # 24246 4-6 p.m.
  • 1/13- Module 6 (Repeat) Fluency (Principals, AP, Elem K-8) Course # 24246 4-6 p.m.
  • 1/21-Module 8 Sentence Composition (PLC Coaches. Instructional Facilitator) Course # 24329 4-6 p.m.
  • 2/4- Module 7 Sentence Composition & Vocabulary Acquisition (Principals, AP, Elem K-8) Course # 24246 4-6 p.m.
  • 2/8-Module 9 Vocabulary Acquisition (PLC Coaches. Instructional Facilitator) Course # 24329 4-6 p.m.
  • 2/23-Module 7 (Repeat) Sentence Composition & Vocabulary Acquisition (Principals, AP, Elem K-8) Course # 24246 4-6 p.m.

Please register in PLZ. If any questions, please contact Gwendolyn Ingram [email protected] or

 LaShanda Simmons [email protected]

 

4. New Memphis : Principal Booster Shots Return 11/4 with Smart Retention  

Please view the flyer for full details. 

Keynote Speaker Kevin Wood-SCS School Board Member Shelby County Schools.

Contact for New Memphis: Erin Wendell | Manager of Educator Engagement

New Memphis 
[email protected]
901.646.0629  
www.newmemphis.org

5. Leadership Graduate Program @ Bethel University- Click  Flyer for details.

Educational Leadership opportunity for future educational administrators to prepare to be principals, supervisors of instruction, and lead teachers. Bethel University is offering a Masters of Arts in Leadership Excellence and Instructional Leadership License.

Contact Morgan Bromley [email protected] 

6. November Leadership Development Week- Course # 22299. 

Details and Links coming soon!

11/16- PLC Coaches/Instructional Facilitators

            ILT Content Teacher Leaders (3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.)

11/17- Principals and Aspiring Principals

11/18- VPs, Assistant Principals

11/19- Professional School Counselors

11/20- ILDs, Directors, Managers, ISAs, and Advisor

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