Practical Leadership for Administrators
This unique training program is designed for entry and career level administrators of Mississippi schools. The goal of this training is to prepare school leaders for practical, effective leadership, which positively impacts school improvement and, subsequently, student learning. The program employs a number of learning platforms interspersed over the program’s lifetime and addresses a wide range of topics necessary to prepare school leaders to meet today’s challenges and responsibilities.
Participant Training Journey
In order to truly maximize and effectively deploy what is taught, this training refers to a ‘Participant Training Journey’, which will consist of virtual, on-site, self-paced online training, weekly online interactive coaching, and networking with key internationally known experts.
Those who undertake and complete this 19 week training will not only earn 5 OSL or 50 SEMI credits but will walk away truly having a solid grasp on the skills and tools necessary to be productive and effective school leaders.
About Dr. David Lee
Dr. David Lee is an internationally recognized leadership and motivational expert, speaker, and author. He has been where you are and experienced the same challenges and demands. He has over 35 years of experience driving change in organizations and providing the motivation that enables people to be better at what they do. His greatest strength is his experience because he has been a teacher, coach, and principal at every grade level, superintendent of schools, deputy state superintendent, college professor, and a local school board member. He has served from the classroom to the boardroom. He is currently an associate professor of educational leadership at The University of Southern Mississippi.
Network With a Nationally Recognized Panel of Experts to Include:
Clifton Taulbert – Pulitzer Prize Nominee, International Lecturer, Entrepreneur, Consultant, raised in the Mississippi Delta, Taulbert introduced a breakthrough message when his EIGHT HABITS OF THE HEART FOR EDUCATORS debuted and went on to becoming a national best seller within 6 months.
Janie Driver – NY Times Bestselling author, speaker and body language expert, Janie has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning, America, Larry King Live and CNN, just to name a few. She has been quoted in the Washington Post, New York Times and The New Yorker magazine.
Jerry Acuff – Author of several best-selling books about business relationships, he has been called the Dale Carnegie of the 21st century. Acuff works with clients to help them learn that there is a process to building meaningful relationships – and this process can help you as well.
Dr. Christian Conte – Dr. Conte is one other country’s most accomplished mental health specialists in the fields of emotional management and anger management. A familiar figure on both TV and radio, he is also a prolific writer, powerful communicator, and sought-after media expert.
Richard Jean – Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School Principal. Jean was recognized for Educational Excellence by NCEA. 2013 Archbishop Notre-Dame High School Hall of Fame Inductee, and recognized as Class Nobel Educator of Distinction just to name a few.
TO REGISTER OR FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please visit the EMCED website at www.emced.org or call our office at 601-484-0306.