Education Leader Network Professional Development eBulletin
March 8th, 2012
for District Leaders 

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RTI Leadership
Whitepaper: Common Core State Standards
A little humor goes a long way...
Leading School Change: 9 Strategies to Bring Everybody on Board
Universal Screening

Eye On School Success
Online Conference

March 20-21, 2012

Eye On School Success attendees will benefit from a highly interactive and engaging program guaranteed to deliver professional development solutions to help you achieve success in your classroom and school.

Important Note: Please be sure to enter JKT when asked for your partner code at registration!


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Instructional Leader on the Go...

Each PD eBulletin gives the busy district-level leader brief, practical, free, high quality learning opportunities in a variety of media formats.

RTI Leadership: How to Build Capacity for Effective Implementation
Using Data to Modify Instructional Strategy: RTI Progress Monitoring

Thursday, March 15, 2012
1:00pm - 2:00pm ET

In this one-hour interactive session, you'll learn practical tips and best practices to:
  1. Determine when to use grade level or instructional performance to determine success for your RTI model.
  2. Use progress monitoring software to manage a mountain of assessment data.
  3. Know how and when to select the right data and how to use it to choose appropriate remediation and interventions.

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Whitepaper: Common Core State Standards... Only The Beginning

At the heart of the new CCSS is a focus on higher expectations. Download "Common Core State Standards...Only the Beginning!" by leading education expert Dr. Barbara R. Blackburn and learn how you can create a rigorous environment to help all learners succeed.


A little humor goes a long way...

5 Monkeys Dancing . . .





Leading School Change: 9 Strategies to Bring Everybody on Board
By Todd Whitaker

Make positive and immediate changes in your school with the support of your entire staff.

New from acclaimed speaker and bestselling author Todd Whitaker (What Great Teachers Do Differently, Dealing with Difficult Parents), Leading School Change provides principals, assistant principals, district superintendents, and other educators with concrete steps for getting colleagues to champion and work toward the changes you want to make.

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Universal Screening:
Answers to District Leaders' Questions

Are you uncertain about the practical matters of Response to Intervention (RTI) universal screening in your school district? If so, you're not alone.
Dr. John E. McCook answers questions from other district and school leaders like you about Universal Screening in this brief White Paper from EPS.