2018 Academy Exceeded Expectations!

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    VPA’s 2018 Leadership Academy

    Equity, Change and School Leadership

     July 31, August 1 & 2, 2018

    Killington Grand Resort, Killington, Vermont

    Special Guest: Pedro Noguera

    Pedro Noguera

    Distinguished Professor of Education at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies and Faculty Director for the Center for the Transformation of Schools at UCLA.

     Seven Educational Strands (Wednesday):

    1.     Leading Vermont Schools Toward Equity                                                         Rebecca Holcombe (Strand Slides)

    2.     Leadership for Collective Efficacy                                                                  Greg Cameron, CCL

    3.     Building Self-Regulation in the Classroom: Mindsets + Skill Sets = Results       Kathleen Kryza, Infinite Horizons

    4.     From Top-Down and Bottom-up: How Schools Become Trauma-Transformed    David Melnick, NFI Vermont

    5.     Leadership and Learning: The Role of Mobile Devices                                      Matt Brooks, Apple, Inc.

    6.     Understanding Whiteness in a Multi-Cultural Society                                       Jonathan Miller-Lane, Middlebury College

    7.     Equity, Change & School Leadership                                                              Pedro Noguera, UCLA (strand slides)

    Speaker Collage


    SAVE THE DATE! July 30 & 31, and August 1, 2019

    2019 VPA Leadership Academy

    Stoweflake Resort and Spa

    Special Guest: Ruha Benjamin, Princeton University

    (Ruha is hosting a special workshop for Principals and Superintendents at Rowland Foundation's annual conference, October 23rd, 2018 at UVM)


    Sponsorship and Exhibitor information

    Contact Linda Wheatley at the VPA for more info.


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