Register Now for the Early Childhood Administrative Leadership Institute and the Community of Practice for 2017-2018
Dear Early Childhood Special Education Coordinators:
AnLar Incorporated, through a contract with the MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE)'s Office of Special Education Planning and Policy Development is offering a yearlong, no cost, Early Childhood Coordinators Administrative Leadership Institute for individuals currently working as Early Childhood Coordinators in a Massachusetts public school. This institute is designed to equip early childhood special educators with tools to improve student outcomes and foster family and community engagement while remaining compliant with regulations and aligning to best practices in the field. Course topics will include leadership and systems change; instructional leadership; management and operations; professional culture; and family and community engagement, in addition to other topics depending on the interest of participants.
Interested individuals should complete a registration form by Thursday, June 15th. Additional information about the Institute is included in the attached PDF document. Acceptances will be decided by the DESE and participants will be notified of acceptance to the Institute by June 22nd, and thereafter on a space available basis. The dates of the year-long Institute are: August 14 – 17, 2017; October 25, 2017; and March 7, 2018.
We are looking forward to meeting many of you and providing you the opportunity to engage together, learn from each other and the Institute faculty, and develop new collegial connections.
Kathi Gillaspy, M.Ed.