2022-23 Wally Zastrow Leadership Academy

How often do you think about your leadership development? No matter what your title is, you lead every day. You lead your boss, you lead your colleagues, and you lead yourself. The Academy provides practical leadership skills for school business officials.

 

What's Included?

The Wally Zastrow 2022-23 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

"The best learning experience WASBO has!" 2021-22 Graduates Reflect on Academy 

 


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 at each session. Participants will write up their results in a simple format and present it prior to graduation.

 

Who are the instructors?

When & where will the Academy be offered?
:
Session I: Taking Your Leadership Pulse
October 13-14, 2022 • Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
10AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session II: The Leader as an Innovator
November 3-4, 2022 • Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session III: The Leader as a Communicator
December 13-14, 2022 • Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session IV: Building High Performance Teams
February 1-2, 2023 • Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session V: The Leader as a Change Agent
March 13-14, 2023 • Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
10 AM - 5 PM on Day One, 8 AM - 3 PM on Day Two


Session VI: Focus on the Future
April 27-28, 2023 • Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
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 the 2023 WASBO Spring Conference, May 11-12, 2023, in the Wisconsin Dells.

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

Getting Enrolled is Easy!

  1. 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 [email protected] or by mail to:
    WASBO
    Attn: Jeanne Deimund
    4797 Hayes Road, Ste 202
    Madison, WI 53704
  2. Complete two essay questions at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2022-23LeadershipEssays. These are required as part of the registration process.
  3. Registration will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis. In order to social distance a limited number of participants will be accepted, be sure to register quickly to guarantee your spot. Full payment must be received by November 17.
  4. Make your hotel room reservations.




When
10/13/2022 - 5/12/2023
Where
Holiday Inn At the American Center 5109 W Terrace Drive Madison, WI 53718

Program

Thursday, 13 October 2022

Description
When
10/13/2022 8:00 AM - 10/14/2022 3:00 PM
8:00 AM

Thursday, 03 November 2022

Description
When
11/3/2022 8:00 AM - 11/4/2022 3:00 PM
8:00 AM

Tuesday, 13 December 2022

Description
When
12/13/2022 10:00 AM - 12/14/2022 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Wednesday, 01 February 2023

Description
When
2/1/2023 10:00 AM - 2/2/2023 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Monday, 13 March 2023

Description
When
3/13/2023 10:00 AM - 3/14/2023 3:00 PM
10:00 AM

Thursday, 27 April 2023

Description
When
4/27/2023 - 4/28/2023

Friday, 12 May 2023

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

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