2020-21 Wally Zastrow Leadership Academy

2020-21 Wally Zastrow Leadership Academy
This six session course will provide practical leadership skills as you sit at the education table in your district as well as in your career.

Participant Expectations:
Participants are expected to attend all academy sessions and complete assignments provided at each. Participants will also be expected to complete a leadership development goal and a school improvement project for their home district.


Discussion of what kind of school improvement project and how to manage it will take place and time will be allocated for discussing projects at each session. Participants will write up their results in a simple format and present it prior to graduation.

What's Included?
The Wally Zastrow 2020-21 Leadership Academy is $1,950. Price of these six, two-day Academy sessions includes:
  • Visit www.wasbo.com/leadership to review the curriculum and learning objectives
  • Coaching/Support from Academy faculty
  • Networking through online tools
  • Leadership Assessment
  • Emotional Intelligence Assessment
  • True Colors Communication Style Assessment
  • Noon meal each day
Who are the instructors?

When & where will the Academy be offered?
:
Session I: Taking Your Leadership Pulse
September 24-25, 2020 • WI School Leadership Center, Madison
10AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session II: The Leader as an Innovator
November 5-6, 2020 • WI School Leadership Center, Madison
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session III: The Leader as a Communicator
December 9-10, 2020 • WI School Leadership Center, Madison
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session IV: Building High Performance Teams
February 9-10, 2021 • WI School Leadership Center, Madison
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session V: The Leader as a Change Agent
March 11-12, 2021 • WI School Leadership Center, Madison
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session VI: Closing the Achievement and Opportunity Gap
April 20-21, 2021 • WI School Leadership Center, Madison
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two



The Leadership Academy will end with a Graduation Ceremony, slated for May 21, 2021 at the WASBO Spring Conference, Madison Marriott West, Middleton, WI.

Who should attend?
All WASBO District Professionals from all job titles including Business Managers, Facilities Directors, Bookkeepers and Custodians.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in the profession;
  • Must have input or decision-making authority for strategic decisions involving the school district
  • Need or want talking points to describe the Academy - Leadership Talking Points
  • Written supervisory approval to participate in all six Academy sessions - Sample Letter of Support; a copy of the letter of support from your supervisor may be submitted by email to jeanne.deimund@wasbo.com or by mail to:
    WASBO
    Attn: Jeanne Deimund
    4797 Hayes Road, Ste 202
    Madison, WI 53704

Registration will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis. A maximum of 20 participants will be accepted, be sure to register quickly to guarantee your spot. As part of the registration process, it is required that you complete two essay questions at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020-21LeadershipAcademyEssays.

Full payment must be received by November 24.

These properties may offer state rate upon request and subject to availability:

When
9/24/2020 - 5/21/2021
Where
Wisconsin School Leadership Center 4797 Hayes Road Madison, WI 53704

Program

   

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Description
When
9/24/2020 8:00 AM - 9/25/2020 3:00 PM
8:00 AM

Thursday, 05 November 2020

Description
When
11/5/2020 10:00 AM - 11/6/2020 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Wednesday, 09 December 2020

Description
When
12/9/2020 10:00 AM - 12/10/2020 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Tuesday, 09 February 2021

Description
When
2/9/2021 10:00 AM - 2/10/2021 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Thursday, 11 March 2021

Description
When
3/11/2021 10:00 AM - 3/12/2021 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

Description
When
4/20/2021 - 4/21/2021

Friday, 21 May 2021

Description
Time
7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
7:30 AM

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