The Leadership Journey Series: Realizing Potential
Option A (6 Trainings + 6 Communities of Practice)
The Realizing Potential cohort is designed for experienced directors, assistant directors, program coordinators, and other program leaders who have been in their role for more than 5 years. Cohorts will begin in April 2017 and run through November 2017. A mandatory orientation will be held for participants on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Southdale Library in Edina.
Option A combines 6 two-hour trainings (12 MNCPD-approved hours) and 6 two-hour COPs (12 RBPD hours). This cohort will meet:
Wednesdays from 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Think Small West
2021 East Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Meeting Dates & Topics:
April 12, 2017 - From Leadership to Visionary Director training
April 26, 2017 - COP
May 10, 2017 - Developing and Supporting Engagement: Parents & Communities training
May 24, 2017 - COP
June 7, 2017 - Developing Leadership Teams training
June 21, 2017 - COP
Thursday, July 20, 2017 (all day event held at Normandale Community College) - Summer Leadership Institute (not included in the Leadership Journey Series, but another great leadership professional development opportunity that you can receive a $20 discount to as a Leadership Journey Series participant)
September 13, 2017 - Supervising & Coaching: The Beginning training
September 27, 2017 - COP
October 11, 2017 - Assessing Early Childhood Program Quality: A New Perspective training
October 25, 2017 - COP
November 8, 2017 - Strategic Planning: From Snapshot to the Full Picture training
November 29, 2017 - COP
Space is limited; spots will be awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration closes February 24th.