1. Professional Growth and Development for Leaders
This course was undertaken by 20 principals and leaders in LESNW this year and received very positive feedback. We will be facilitating this course again in 2018. For details please refer to the link. Key areas include goal setting in relation to Growing Deep and AITSL principal standard and leadership profiles, professional collaboration, coaching, engaging with Scharmer’s theory U.
The first session will commence on Thursday March 1 2018. You can register your interest at LESNW Events.
2. Awareness-focused System Leadership Session 2
Principals who attended Session 1 are encouraged to register for Session 2 with Dr Richard Owens Wednesday 21st February via LESNW Events. Don’t forget to connect to the WIKI.
3. PYP Pedagogical Leaders meeting
The first meeting for the year will be hosted at Navigator College Port Lincoln. Please register at LESNW events for Monday 5th March.
4. Education is the kindling of a flame: How to reinvent the 21st-century university
Interested in hearing more from Otto Scharmer MIT (theory U)? then read on…
“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.” This quote from Plutarch is as true today as it was two thousand years ago. Still, the misconception of education as a vessel-filling activity remains. … The kindling of the flame that Plutarch talked about has never been more relevant than now. Read more here