• Building Effective Teams - Summer Leadership Series

    All principals and assistant principals | Deadline: July 11

    City Schools Office of District and School Leader Support and Development, in partnership with the Offices of Academics, Employee Effectiveness, and Family and Community Engagement, is hosting a summer leadership professional development series focused on building effective teams in schools.

    The series consists of 4 related, but independent, sessions:

    Session 1: Laying the Foundation (July 13, 2016 from 9 – 11 a.m.)
    This session will focus on the characteristics of a strong team and the importance of creating a team-oriented culture in your school

    Session 2: Building your Team Through Teaming Structures (July 20, 2016 from 9 – 11 a.m.)
    This session will focus on how you leverage staff as a team member in your building and how to identify structures most conducive to your teaming culture and school goals.

    Session 3: Welcoming New Teachers on to the Team (July 27, 2016 from 9 – 11 a.m.)
    This session will focus on how school leaders can work with and support new teachers in becoming a part of the larger school team and culture.

    Session 4: Engaging the Community as a Team Member (August 3, 2016 from 9 – 11 a.m.)
    This session will focus on how schools can identify and partner with community organizations, foundations, and businesses as an integral part of a school team.

    Registration is open through July 11, 2016. Please access the online registration form by clicking here.

    If you have questions about the series or registration, please contact Kasey Mengel, Office of District and School Leader Support and Development at KMengel@bcps.k12.md.us