Residency Design Webinar Series

"Putting the Pieces Together: The Essential Elements for a Successful Aspiring Principal Residency" is a free webinar series that will bring together experts and practitioners from universities, districts, and other aspiring principal programs to explore effective residency design. 

Webinar #1: Side by Side: Essential Partnerships for Effective School Leadership Residency 

Thursday, July 28, 2-3 eastern/11-12 pacific

An effective residency experience requires cooperation among school-, district-, and program-based personnel. In this webinar we will explore what it takes to develop effective partnerships that support high-quality principal preparation. Ideas and tools for negotiating a shared understanding of program objectives, roles and responsibilities, and processes will be discussed. 

Presenter: Dr. Steven Tozer, Founding Coordinator, University of Illinois at Chicago’s Doctorate of Education Urban Education Leadership Program

Faciliator: Mary Rice-Boothe, Associate Vice President, NYC Leadership Academy

Webinar #2: It's All About the Leader: Partnering with Mentor Principals & Coaches

Wednesday, September 28, 4-5 PM eastern/1-2 PM pacific

The strongest residencies enlist mentor principals and coaches to support aspiring principals. This webinar will focus on the key competencies of effective mentor principals and coaches, and how to create the standards-based program components and professional learning required for mentor principals and coaches to develop high-potential aspiring leaders. Collaboration amongst program staff will also be discussed.

Guest Experts:
Susan Korach, Ed.D., Associate Professor, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Morgridge College of Education, University of Denver
David Steinburg, Director, Department of Professional Growth Systems, Montgomery County Public Schools

Faciliator: Mary Rice-Boothe, Associate Vice President, NYC Leadership Academy

Click here to register.

Webinar #3: It's All About Adult Learning: Building Capacity ‎to Support Resident Growth

(date TBA)

Effective residency experiences require the support of mentor principals and program staff. In this webinar we'll discuss how effective principal preparation programs recruit, train, and support mentors and coaches ‎who model and facilitate reflective leadership. 


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