San Bernardino County of Superintendents of Schools Educational Leadership Summit
LAKE ARROWHEAD, CALIFORNIA (June 10, 2017) – Vicki Halsey, co-author of Legendary Service, keynoted at San Bernardino County Superintendent of School’s (SBCSS) Educational Leadership Summit for Superintendents and Leadership Staff! She discussed Legendary Service and how to build a culture of care in school districts!
MOBILE, ALABAMA (June 13, 2017) – The Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools (CLAS) invited Ken Blanchard and Blanchard Institute to their 2017 Summer Convention. Ken gave the keynote speech on “Leading to Succeed in Changing Times” to over 1300 Superintendents and School Leaders, representing 138 school districts in the state of Alabama. Kevin Hammond and Ben Tabbal presented two breakout sessions on “Leading through a Thriving Mindset”.
The Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools provides high quality professional development for school districts and administrative leaders. They represent over 3,500 members all over the State of Alabama. Their mission is to “coordinate and facilitate the resources of all members for the advancement of public education.”
OCEANSIDE (June 9, 2017) – 30 at risk students with low GPA’s and/or behavioral problems from Cesar Chavez Middle School in Oceanside participated in a yearlong StudentSL course that was incorporated into their school curriculum by their teacher, Rhianna Johnson. The leadership program was so successful it resulted in a dramatic increase in grades, resilient self-leaders, greater confidence, good relationships between both their fellow students & their teachers, and a renewed excitement about school & their future.
In celebration for all of their hard work, Blanchard Institute rewarded the students with an end of the year rock climbing party! The students used their newly acquired leadership skills to help everyone ascend to the top of the rock climbing walls.