This year’s Leadership Symposium, hosted in collaboration with the Arizona School Administrators and sponsored by Grand Canyon University, was filled with engaging breakout sessions from top principals and inspiring keynotes from education leaders.
Keynote speakers included SEEDSPOT’s Courtney Klein, Arizona Education Association’s Stacey Morley, and Arizona Teacher of the Year Ambassador for Excellence Jonathan Parker. Copies of their presentations are linked below.
Breakout sessions are listed below. Click the name of the presenter to contact them directly with questions or comments about their presentation.
“Once Upon a Time There Was an A+ School”
Presenters: Dr. Matt Schenk and Janiene Marlow
“Moving Forward Together”
Presenter: Dr. Stephanie DeMar
“Overcome the Challenge of Middle School in a K-8 Setting”
Presenter: Amy Jorgensen
“Develop and Maintain School-wide Practices to Promote Student Growth”
Presenter: Margaret Steuer
“Intensifying Curriculum by Fostering a Growth Mindset”
Presenters: Bryan Boling, Shelly Cervantes, and Ilsa Castillo
Presenter: Julie Jones
“Meeting the Challenges of Teacher Turnover Rate”
Presenter: Janiene Marlow
“Advancing Your Vision Through Storytelling”
Presenter: Liz Warren
“Implementing Change: Journey to a K-8 STEM School”
Presenter: Rebecca Hendry
“Solving Problems Through Social Entrepreneurship”
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Presenter: Courtney Klein
“You Can Lead a Horse to Water But Can You Get it to Drink Coffee?”
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Presenter: Dr. Kimberley Parkinson
“Planning for Change: The Trip to Disneyland”
Presenter: Dr. Ann Allison
Presenters: Greg Milbrandt and Bruce Cosseboom
We tweeted throughout the conference using the hashtag #AEFASASYMPO16 and asked participants to join. Click here to see videos, photos, and anecdotes from the sessions!