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Post-Event Resources

ISACS will post resources from recent conferences, workshops and learning bridge webinars as they become available. If you are looking for a past resource and do not see it posted on the website, please contact us.
 

2019 DIVERSITY SUMMIT

We hope you enjoyed ISACS' 2019 Diversity Summit at the Hotel Allegro in Chicago, IL. Please find the post conference speaker resources just below. If you have any questions, please call the ISACS office at 312-750-1190.

Alison Park

  • Click here for the 3/7 Diversity Summit: Day One

Courageous Conversations Upcoming Conferences

 

2019 ACADEMY FOR DIVISION HEADS

We hope you enjoyed ISACS' 2019 Academy for Division Heads at the Hotel Palomar in Chicago, IL. Please find the post conference speaker resources just below. If you have any questions, please call the ISACS office at 312-750-1190.

Dave Mochel

  • Click here for Coaching for Culture and Growth PDF

Home Tavangar

  • Click here for Adding Cultural Competence, Courage & Compassion to the 4 C’s of 21st Century Learning PDF

 

2019 HEADS CONFERENCE

We hope you enjoyed ISACS' 2019 Heads Conference at the Swissotel in Chicago, IL. To date, we have received the following speaker handouts and other links to resources. They are listed alphabetically by presenter. If you have any questions, please call the ISACS office at 312-750-1190.

Caroline Adelman, Ellen Bee & Jennifer Welbel

  • ISACS sent a copy of their presentation via email on February 5 to all pre-registered attendees for their two sessions. Please contact Karen Zeitlin at the ISACS office if you have any questions.

Claudia Daggett

Susan Decker

Joe Holtgreive

  • If you are interested in Joe's materials, please contact Karen Zeitlin at karen@isacs.org or call the ISACS office at 312-750-1190.

William Kummel

Rodnie Williams

Rachel Yarch

 

2018 TRUSTEE DAY - AN EXTENSION OF THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Thank you for attending Trustee Day on Thursday, November 8.  Below please find Trustee Day handouts provided by the presenters. If you have any questions, please call the ISACS office at (312) 750-1190.

TRUSTEE DAY PRESENTERS

Claudia M. Daggett, ISACS

  • Click here for Special Session for Board Chairs & Heads - Out the Door: What We Can Learn from Abrupt Departures from Headship (8:15-9:15 am session)

Caryn Pass, Venable, LLC​

  • Click here for Legal Trends in Independent School Boards of Trustees (9:30-11:30 am session)

James Honan, Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • Click here for Better Boards, Better Schools: Challenges & Opportunities (1:30-3:30 pm session)

 

2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

We hope you enjoyed the 2018 Annual Conference: Blazing a Trail to Learning, 2 on November 8-9 in Detroit. We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 Annual Conference "New Ways of Doing School" in Louisville, KY on November 7-8, 2019. To date, we have received the following speaker handouts and other links to resources. Resources are listed alphabetically by presenter. If you have any questions, please call the ISACS office at (312) 750-1190. We will continue to post resources as they are received. Please note not all presenters have provided us with their presentations or resources.

FEATURED PRESENTERS

Carrie Goldman, Author and Educational Consultant

  • Click here for T-2 and T-58, Moving Beyond Punitive Responses to Community Accountability 
  • Click here for T-21 and T-43, How to Deal with Unbalanced or Unhealthy Peer Relationships

Sylvia Martinez, Constructing Modern Knowledge

  • Click here for F-2 PBL Gets a Make-Over: Prompts, Scaffolding & Assessment for the Maker Classroom
  • Click here for F-24 STEAM to the Future: The Coming Revolution in Bits & Atoms
  • Click here for T-40 The STEAM Powered Classroom: Making, Design & Creativity
  • Click here for T-57 Disruptive Lenses for School Leaders: Making, Agile Development & Design Thinking

Dave Mochel, Mindfulness Coach

  • Click here for F-4 What is Self-Regulation & Why is it So Important?
  • Click here for F-27 Emotional Self-Regulation: Feeling, Thinking & Learning
  • Click here for F-48 Attention: The Foundation of Learning
  • Click here for F-65 Giving & Receiving Feedback: Why it Really Matters

Caryn G. Pass & Janice P. Gregerson, Venable, LLC

  • Click here for T-45 Common Legal Pitfalls and Proactive Strategies for Teachers

Dan St. Romain, Educational Consultant

  • Contact the ISACS Office and ask for Jacob Isaac

Homa Tavangar, Global Education Adviser & Author​

  • Click here for F-6/F-50 Getting to the Heart of Global Competence 
  • Click here for F-28/F-67 Deeper than Diversity: Pathways & Strategies that Can Take Us There 
  • Click here for a recent article by Homa Tavangar titled, "Global Education Is Patriotic. Nationalist Rhetoric Does Not Benefit Our Students" in Education Week on October 24, 2018

Lisa Van Gemert, Gifted Guru

  • Click here for T-4 Resource-o-Rama Handout
  • Click here for T-42 Grouping without Fear: Effective Small Group Instruction Strategies Handout
  • Click here for T-56 Through the Roof: Raising Student Thinking with Depth & Complexity

Timothy D. Walker, Author

  • Click here for F-1 & F-23 The SIMPLE Secrets Behind Finnish Education 
  • Click here for F-45 & F-68 Prioritizing Joyful Teaching & Learning
  • Click here for Additional Resources PDF 

 

THURSDAY MEMBER PRESENTERS

Chris Ambroso
Click here for T-26 Communicating Posiitly & Effectively to Parents

Barbara Applebaum & Rachel Jury
Click here for T-27 Changemakers in Action - Design Thinking Middle School

Julie Demchak & Carla Whitton

  • Click here for T-64 Journey into Mindfulness (Origami)
  • Click here for T-64 Journey Into Mindfulness (Resources)

Kelly Hincks
Click here for T-52 Mixing Coding with Literacy in the Elementary Classroom

Lisa Howie & Sue Musson
Click here for T-30 Becoming a School of Compassion

Michael Jones
Click here for T-50 SAMR Model Presentation

David Long and Clay Gahan
Click here for T-6 Implementing a Block Schedule and Creating a Co Curricular Program

Jim McGuire and David Moeckler
Click here for T-37 Planning, Supporting, and Publishing the Self Study

Melanie Mazzola
Click here for T-9 Teaching Social & Emotional Competencies

Martin Moran
Click here for T-13 Building a Culture of Schoolwide Deeper Learning

Andrew Podoll
Click here for T-5 Solving Real World Problems with Human Centered Design

Adrian Pumphrey
Click here for T-69 Engaging All Students with Low-Floor-High-Ceiling Math Tasks

Sally Read
Click here for T-17 Millennials & the Future of Independent Schools

Ellen Tatone & Casey McFeely
Click here for T-66 Buidling a Learning Strategies Toolbox for Students

Christine Wallach
Click here for T-12 Mindfulness -A Tool for Social Emotional Growth

Katie Wibby
Click here for T-35 Using Google Forms & Google Docs in Science Labs

Bridget York
Click here for T-51 Fail Safe: Creating a Culture that Accepts Risks & Mistakes 

 

FRIDAY MEMBER PRESENTERS

Kim Bowman
Click here for F-41 Leading, Teaming, Learning Student Leadership Instruction

Jennifer Bennett
Click here for F-59 Whose Learning Is It

Jane Keily & Karen Schneiberg
Click here for F-57 Learning Spanish on the Move

Amy Bilek and Jackie Miller

  • Click here for F-75 Shifting the Mathematical Mindsets of a School Handout
  • Click here for F-75 Shifting the Mathematical Mindsets of a School PPT

Trevor Clor & Bridgette Murray

  • Click here for F-58 HandoutMiddle School Gets REAL Real Experiences Applied Learning Handout
  • Click here for F-58 Middle School Gets REAL Real Experiences Applied Learning PPT

Laura Granros & Robyn McCloud Springer
Click here for F-32 Fostering Mental Health in K-8 Schools

Ed Hollinger
Click here for F-72 Calming the Turbulent Waters of School Change

Tracey Joyce & Ann Marie Zeimetz
Click here for F-79 Make Think Do_ K-3 Design Thinking

Dawn Klus & Eric Wozniak
Click here for F-43 Leading and Learning During the Self Study Handout

Amy Milner and Beth Shutters
Click here for F-14 Personal Passion Projects_ What an Experience

Elizabeth Taylor & Carol Bertram

  • Click here for F-12 Multisensory Language Handouts
  • Click here for F-12 Multisensory Language Powerpoint 

Rob Uchtman
Click here for F-40 Incorporating Unusual Technologies into the Classroom


 

2018 ACADEMY FOR NEW DIVISION HEADS 

We hope you enjoyed ISACS' 2018 Academy for New Division Heads at the ISACS Office in Chicago, IL. Please find the post conference speaker resources for the 2018 ISACS Academy for New Division Heads. If you have any questions, please call the ISACS office at 312-750-1190.

Barbara Braham

  • Click here for Making the case for a developmental perspective PDF
  • Click here to Future Trends in Leadership Development PDF

Dave Mochel

  • Click here for Working Peacefully & Productively with Resistance PDF
  • Click here for the online version of Dave's presentation

Ken Rogers

  • Click here for the Real Life Communication Strategies for New Division Heads Presentation

 

REGIONAL MEETINGS WITH CLAUDIA DAGGETT, 2017-2018

ISACS Update, Data & Discussion

Out the Door: What We Can Learn from Abrupt Departures from Headship

 







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