Sustainability: Creating it from Day One
4:00 – 4:20 Welcome, Program and Department Information (PPT, J. Coffey, A. Desjarlais)
Jennifer Coffey, Ph.D., OSEP Project Officer, SPDG Program Lead
4:20 – 4:35 Updates: SPDG Initiative Profile Database, Professional Learning Communities (PPT above)
Audrey Desjarlais, Signetwork Coordinator
2013 SPDG PLC Membership Survey Summary of Results (PDF, 7/2013)
4:35 – 5:00 Building Capacity with Implementation Drivers (PPT, 7/2013, B. Sims, J. Mullins)
Barbara Sims, Co-Director, SISEP
Jeanna Mullins, Associate Director, Mid-South Regional Resource Center
5:00 – 6:00 Sustainability Small Group Discussions (Discussion Handout)
Topic focus areas:
Related Resources, Publications
Leadership and Sustainability (2002, Fullan). To develop and support Cultural Change Principals, we must turn our attention to sustainability--the likelihood that the overall system can regenerate itself toward improvement. Key components of sustainability are developing the social environment, learning in context, cultivating leaders at many levels (and ensuring leadership succession), and enhancing the teaching profession.
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No meals will be served at the conference.