What if we change our approach to school improvement to be inside-out by focusing on supporting and empowering staff first? Come see how the Leader in Me works in real-time. Hear from staff and students living and working in this empowered environment. Learn about sustainable outcomes from engaging in the Leader in Me process and develop a plan of action to take back to your school tomorrow.
The Leader in Me is as a whole-school continuous improvement model that is results-oriented and drives powerful outcomes for student life-readiness. Its impact has been researched by over 30 independent university studies and is endorsed at the highest level by the Collaborative of Academics for Social Emotional Learning (CASEL).
What do increased levels of student empowerment, engagement, ownership and contribution look like on a day-to-day basis and beyond? What are the measurable results?
The day will include:
To get the most out of the day, participants are encouraged to attend in pairs or small teams and to bring their school improvement plan to work with. The end in mind is for you to creatively collaborate on the day’s learning, engage with like-minded education colleagues and peers, align the learning with your highest priorities, develop connections and possibilities you can apply to make real and tangible change in your very own school community.
Kelly Johnson, BA, BEd, MA (Leadership), is an Alberta educator, former school administrator, instructional coach, organizational development facilitator and experienced Professional Certified Coach (ICF). She supports schools, administrators and central office leaders in school community transformation. To date, she has applied her coaching and educational expertise to partnering with senior and system leaders in the public and private sectors, government, public and post-secondary education, non-profit, health, communication / publishing and business entrepreneurial areas. As a full-time leadership coach in government and now a full-time, Alberta-based Leader in Me Coach with the Education Division of FranklinCovey Kelly provides one-on-one, team coaching and professional learning related to student empowerment, leadership and implementation of goals. Kelly brings inspiration, curiosity, strategy and a keen sense of passion to her personal mission to change the world alongside of other educators, system leaders, community members and families.