Below is a listing of our upcoming Webinars. Please register by clicking the title below and you will receive a link to join. We encourage you to register even if you cannot attend so you will receive notification when the recording is available.
You can find archived recordings of previous webinars here.
November 10, 2020 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CST
College and Career Readiness through Integrative STEM by Rachel Geesa and Krista Smith
STEM Integrations LLC is an Indiana-based educational consulting firm that specializes in supporting educational leaders in their navigation of school and district-level career and college readiness programs, with a special focus on STEM/STEAM education initiatives. Join us as we cover nine domains through which you, as educational leaders, can interweave strategies to build robust and equitable STEM/STEAM education opportunities for PreK-12 students. We believe that students should be able to pursue their professional and higher education dreams, and educational leaders need to facilitate and support students’ educational development to cultivate STEM-capable students in a scientifically and technologically-driven world.
November 17, 2020 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CST
The Emergence of Equity, Race & Cultural Diversity Initiatives Positions in District Level Leadership by Nathaniel Rouse
This webinar will provide insight from the new Director of Equity, Race, and Cultural Diversity Initiatives in Barrington District 220 on how to plan, lead, and support systemic transformation towards a more inclusive and equitable school district.
– Understand the value and the importance of Racial Equity Leadership in today’s schools
– Learn how Directors of Equity can support systemic transformation
– Questions to consider when advocating for Racial Equity Leadership Positions
December 1, 2020 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CST
Family and Community Engagement: Redefined, Refocused, Reinvigorated by Dr. Femi Skanes
This session will introduce school leaders to a six-step framework that will improve family and community engagement efforts. Utilizing a self-analysis tool, school leaders will reflect on current family and community engagement practices while being coached on a process for improving community engagement structures. The strategies presented in this workshop are practical and can be utilized by all schools including those utilizing remote and hybrid learning models. Every school leader is guaranteed to walk away with a strategy that can be implemented immediately. Join this session to foster healthy school and home relationships.
December 8, 2020 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CST
The Inclusion Solution by Dr. Markenya Williams and Devon LaRosa
Inclusive schools are crucial to healthy culture & climate; however, school leaders are often challenged with incorporating this belief into a school-wide/district-wide initiative. The core principles of inclusion must be rooted in thriving relationships. Relationships grounded in respect, cultural sensitivity, and empathy provide actionable solutions for inclusivity, which will automatically produce equity. School leaders must ensure that they promote inclusive practices through strong relationships. This webinar will unpack some of the inclusion gaps and offer practical solutions for increasing relational connections.