2020 Virtual National Conference

SPDG National Meeting, Signetwork, State Personnel Development Network

Meeting Objectives

• Increase knowledge and skills related to inclusive leadership and virtual professional learning.
• Increase knowledge of and ability to use new tools.
• Build a stronger program network.

Pre-meeting Marterials


Day One: October 14 - Opening Session

Inclusive Leadership: Leadership. Scholarship. Citizenship.
Dr. Curtis Jones

Superintendent, Bibb County School District; Georgia Superintendent of the Year;
National Superintendent of the Year

Event recording
Slide presentation

Conference Overview and Introduction to Keynote
Jennifer Coffey, Ph.D., SPDG Program Area Lead, OSEP
John Lind, Ph.D., SIGnetwork Coordinator

Conference Videos


Forum Sessions


Day Two: October 15

Virtual Professional Learning

Dr. Marcia Rock

Event recording
Slide presentation

Welcome from Larry Wexler, OSEP, and Overview of the Day's Agenda
Jennifer Coffey, OSEP

Designing Professional Development in a Remote Learning Environment
    A video preview of November's Directors' Webinar by Patricia Hilliard & Laura Albrecht


15 + 15 Meetings

Session 1

Session 2