Upcoming Professional Development Opportunitines
Free Webinar in March & April Institute for Education Leaders
Dr. Lyle Yorks
Lyle Yorks is a professor in the Department of Organization and Leadership at Teachers College, Columbia University. Lyle teaches courses in adult learning, strategy development as an organization learning process, strategic human resource development, and research. He is also a lecturer in the Executive Master of Science Program in Technology Management at the School of Professional Studies, Columbia University where he teaches a course in Strategic Advocacy. Lyle has over 30 years of experience working with organizations in diverse industries, including higher education, worldwide on projects involving action learning, strategic organizational change, and management development. Lyle earned his master degrees from Vanderbilt University and Columbia University and his doctorate from Columbia University.
Dr. Sarah Benis Scheier-Dolberg
Sarah Benis Scheier-Dolberg is the Associate Director of the Urban Education Leaders Collaborative (UELC) at Columbia University Teachers College, a differentiated professional development program that empowers educational leaders with relevant tangible skills required to lead in school systems facing unprecedented challenges. Dr. Benis Scheier-Dolberg works in partnership with urban district leaders in New York, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Durham, Houston, and other major cities to develop and deliver professional development programming for district-level and building-level leaders that supports the development of leadership teams through experiential learning and collaborative decision-making. In her leadership work at the UELC, Dr. Benis Scheier-Dolberg creates collaborative spaces for leaders to learn, innovate, and improve decision-making within the context of complex, real-world leadership problems in urban education systems. UELC modules, co-authored by Dr. Benis Scheier-Dolberg, span a vast range of topics relevant for urban education leaders.
Master the Five Keys to Leading Change: Free Webinar for School Leaders
The office of Continuing Professional Studies at Teachers College will be hosting a Strategic Agility in Practice primer webinar on Tuesday, March 20th at 4:30 p.m. E.T.
In this 30-minute webinar, you will have the opportunity to:
- Learn what Strategic Agility is and what the five key questions are that every leader must answer in order to move from a planning mindset to a strategic mindset.
- Assess your tolerance with ambiguity and get a tool you can take back to your organization.
- Get a preview of our 2-day Strategic Agility in Practice program and have the opportunity to interact with program faculty Lyle Yorks and Sarah Benis Scheier-Dolberg.
Reserve your spot here.
Strategic Agility in Action: Value Innovation for Academic Differentiation
April 18 – 19, 2018
9:00am – 5:00pm EST each day
Teachers College, Columbia University
New York, NY
Early Registration Fee (by March 18): $1,295
Regular Registration Fee (after March 18): $1,595
Includes continental breakfast and lunch both days.
Group/Team Discount (2 or more)
NYC DOE Administrator Discount (2 or more)
Workshop is limited to 25 attendees