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Connecting Standards, Instruction and Curriculum Resources

The DA Leadership Institute 2019 CAO Summits, promise to be a time for rich learning and collaboration as you engage with district level leaders for teaching, learning, and curriculum from 70+ districts across the country, learning about the challenges and advances in curriculum design and delivery across all levels.

The goals of the summit and initial topics of discussion for the convening are:

  • ACQUIRE strategies for leading change
  • EXAMINE "The Opportunity Myth"
  • EXPLORE a framework for technology innovation
  • GAIN tools to examine current practice
  • COLLABORATE around problems of practice
  • CONNECT with the best in class solution providers

There is no fee to attend and your hotel and meals will be covered by the institute. Attendance is limited to 70 CAO’s, assistant superintendents of curriculum and STEM or curriculum directors per summit. 

CHOOSE A SUMMIT

April 29 – May 1, 2019 
Omni Houston Galleria Hotel
 
Houston, TX

July 15-17, 2019
Omni Hotel at the Battery
Atlanta, GA

FEATURED PRESENTERS

Dan Gohl (Event Chair) is the current CAO for Broward County Schools (6th largest district in US, former CAO for Houston ISD, 7th largest in the US and led their critically-acclaimed literacy by 3 program).  In addition to serving as one of the keynote speakers, Dan is advising the summit team on the programming agenda to ensure it is aligned with other CAO, assistant superintendent of curriculum and director of curriculum needs.

Dr. Sonny Magana is an award-winning teacher, pioneering educational technology researcher, and best-selling author. Dr. Magana’s latest book, Disruptive Classroom Technologies, introduced the T3 Framework for Innovation which has been hailed as: “A visionary work; truly insightful and inspirational!”

 

Jonathan Raymond is the former Superintendent of Sacramento City Unified School District (SCUSD) and former president of the Stuart Foundation, a California-based private foundation focused on systemic and sustained change in public education will be presenting on whole child education as described in his recent book, Wildflowers which illustrates how every child is as exceptional and unique as a wildflower, able to adapt and grow even in the face of adverse conditions.

Atyani Howard, Vice President, TNTP oversees a wide range of client work, including TNTP’s strategy around curriculum, instruction, assessments, and helping districts make the shift to higher standards. Most recently, as the Chief Academic Officer at Camino Nuevo Charter Academy in Los Angeles, California, she developed a professional learning community for school leaders to ensure they each became outstanding instructional leaders. and 2011.

Agenda

Day 1

2:30pm – 3:15pm Featured keynote
3:15pm – 3:45pm Thought Leader Presentation
4:00pm – 5:00pm Focused  Learning Session 1
5:00pm – 6:15pm Network  Sponsor Learning Activity
6:15pm -8:30pm Cocktails and Dinner

Day 2

8:00am – 9:00am Breakfast
9:00am – 10:00am Focused  Learning Session 2
10:00am – 10:45am Thought Leadership Presentations
11:00am – 12:00pm Focused  Learning Session 3
12:00pm -1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm -1:45pm Thought Leadership Presentations
1:45pm -2:45pm Focused Learning Session 4
2:45pm -6:30pm Personal Work Time
6:30pm -8:30pm Cocktails and Dinner

Day 3

8:00am – 9:00am Breakfast
9:00am – 10:00am Focused  Learning Session 5
10:00am – 10:45am Thought Leadership Presentations
11:00am – 12:00pm Focused Learning Session 6
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm – 2:30pm Deep Dive Breakout Sessions
2:30pm – 3:00pm Featured Closing Keynote

CHOOSE A SUMMIT AND SECURE YOUR SEAT NOW

April 29 – May 1, 2019 
Omni Houston Galleria Hotel
 
Houston, TX

July 15-17, 2019
Omni Hotel at the Battery
Atlanta, GA

The CAO Summit is an exiting, collaborative professional development event exclusively for chief academic officers, assistant superintendents of curriculum, assistant superintendents of teaching & learning, directors of curriculum, directors of teaching and learning. Please join us to learn about the challenges and advances in curriculum design and delivery across all levels with your peers from across the country.  

If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Gallagher at [email protected] or call (203) 663-0141.

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