Ready to grow a collaborative culture? Participants will unearth the beliefs and values required to sow these seeds. Emphasis will be placed on providing a safe environment where staff members feel secure and will therefore engage in productive dialogue.
Creating a Collaborative Culture
November 29, 2016
9:00am – 3:00pm
Institute for Excellence in Education
711 West Pickard Street
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Lunch will be provided.
Dave Nizinski brings over 30 years of experience as a principal and teacher to his role as a leadership coach at the Institute for Excellence in Education. For the past 11 years, Dave has guided improvement efforts in schools throughout Michigan by providing ongoing leadership coaching and facilitating professional development workshops for educators. He is a member of The William Glasser Institute, the National Middle School Association, the National and Michigan Associations of Elementary and Middle School Principals, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, and is a certified Cognitive Coaching℠ Agency Trainer. Dave holds multiple educational certifications and earned a Master’s degree in Educational Administration from Saginaw Valley State University.
Deb Sweebe brings over 18 years of classroom and school leadership experience to her role as an Academic Coach at the Institute for Excellence in Education. Passionate about meeting the needs of every student, Deb works side-by-side with educators, providing professional development and job-embedded coaching. Throughout her career, Deb has worked in a variety of roles, including classroom teacher, principal, and as an adjunct instructor at Saginaw Valley State University. In addition, Deb served on the American Chemical Society’s Presidential Task Force on STEM Education. Deb holds multiple education certifications and earned a Master’s degree in Educational Administration from National University in San Diego, California.
Event Registration Cancellation Policy
Transfer: Registrations are transferrable, but not refundable. Substitutions for persons attending can be made up to one day in advance of the event without charge.
Cancellation by Participant: No refunds will be given, but a voucher for attendance at another Institute for Excellence in Education event will be offered and will be valid for one full year.
Cancellation by IEE: In the event of circumstances beyond its control, the Institute for Excellence in Education reserves the right to amend or cancel any event. If the Institute for Excellence in Education cancels an event, registrants will be offered a full refund.eg