This summer, the Principals’ Center will hold a
four-part professional development series for school administrators.
The Summer Breakfast Conversations series will take place
from 8 a.m. –noon on June 25, June 26, July 17, and July 18 at Stritch’s City
Center, 1037 W. McKinley Ave.
On Tuesday, June 25, join Dr. Nancy Stanford-Blair, professor of doctoral leadership studies at
Stritch, for "Your Life is Your Message.” The session will focus on the
multiple challenges faced in today's educational environment and how leaders
can overcome these barriers.
June 26, Dr. Hector Montenegro will present “Separate Silos or Engaging
Systems: Transforming a School Culture from the Inside Out.” The session will
focus on employing engaging and reflective strategies to transform fragmented
educational systems into more effective ones.
July 17, Dr. Tom Roy will discuss school reform in his session, “A Pessimistic
View from the Past, An Optimistic View of the Future.”
On Thursday, July
18, Philip Chard will present “Realistic Optimism: Meeting the Challenges of
Change During Trying Times,” which will focus on using positive intention and
purpose-driven goals to drive change.
$75/person for a single session
$265/person for entire series registration
$255/person for entire series registration with a team of three or more
The series is open to all administrators of public,
parochial, and private K -12 schools and districts, and graduate credit is
available upon completion of requirements.
Please visit the Principals’
Center’s website for additional information or to register online.