Registration for the 2020 Superintendent Symposium is now open! Click here to save your seat at one of our most popular annual events.
Wednesday, January 15th
8:15 - 11:15 - High Reliability Schools - Cameron Rains, Marzano Resources
NOTE: This pre-conference session is designed for first-year Superintendents & Mentors, but is open to anyone attending the Symposium, based upon space availability.
11:45 - Opening Lunch Session
12:30 - 1:30 - I'm Strong if You're Strong: Leadership by Developing the Gifts of Your People and Shaping of Winning Culture - Dr. Kevin Elko Structure drives function in every company, family, organization and team. as the leadership W. Edwards Denning as said, "Almost all problems an organization faces are systemic." Therefore it is crucial for the leader to shape the culture over and over in much the same way than an athlete shapes muscle. In this seminar, the leader learns how to address the emotions of the team and to excite the team with a vision and a personal connection.
1:30 - Break
1:45 - 2:45 - DESE Update - Secretary Johnny Key
2:45 - Break
3:00 - 4:00 - Dark Store Theory & Other Key Topics - Panel of Superintendents
4:00 - Adjourn
Thursday, January 16th
7:45 - Breakfast Session
8:15 - 9:00 - Governor Hutchinson
9:15 - 10:15 - Adequacy Committee Update from Legislators
10:15 - Break
10:30 - 11:30 - AASA National Level Issues - Chris Rodger, AASA Policy Analyst
11:30 - Closing Remarks/Adjourn
Last Day to Register is Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Doubletree Hotel, Little Rock
Deadline for Room Reservation: December 19, 2019
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