Transform Your School
Summer Leadership Institute 2021
Will you be live tweeting during the event? Or sharing your notes on FB or IG? Be sure to include these hashtags: #SLI2021 #InclusiveSchooling
Fun Tip: When you use CamelCase and Capitalize The First Letter Of Every Word In Your Tags, it makes it more readable and accessible to anyone using a screenreader.
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Past Highlights From This Year’s Presenters
2020 Presenter – Ijumaa Jordan: Critical conversations about racism during a pandemic (12:12)
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You’ll have plenty of time for screen breaks, and everything will be recorded.*
*There are occasionally sessions we’re not permitted to record, everything else will be available after the event.
Seven tips for giving your next ZOOM meeting, conference, or retreat a makeover. Using the 2020 Summer Leadership Institute as a case example, you’ll learn how to align your desired outcomes with ZOOM features and how to help adult learners feel connected to one another, to key concepts, and to you.
Here’s what (and who) to expect at this year’s Summer Leadership Institute. Invite your colleagues to join you. Share this link with them: https://www.inclusiveschooling.com/sli2020. You’ll have lifetime assess to the content (videos, audio files, transcripts, PPTs, handouts). You can use and reuse these materials in the professional development you design and deliver and/or as part of professional meetings/learning communities.
Dr. Julie Causton (she/her) and Dr. Kristie Pretti-Frontczak (she/her) are joined by another amazing presenter from the 2020 Summer Leadership Institute, Tony Ferraiolo (he/his). Tony shares a bit about his session at this year’s institute and why leaders need to answer questions like, “What pronoun and name should I use? What restroom or locker room should my transgender student use?”. He’ll also share about his story and the work he is doing. Learn more about his work at https://tonyferraiolo.com.
Meet All The Presenters
Be inspired by international industry leaders and advocates.
Your Host Dr. Julie Causton
CEO, Inclusive Schooling
All your questions, answered:
What's the schedule across the four days?
The entire schedule will be announced soon.
Can I get CEUs?
YES! We are offering 3 FREE CEUs for the event in collaboration with Syracuse University.
There are NO extra fees associated with receiving the CEUs, however, you will need to complete some paperwork and a brief (and painless) assignment. Details to follow.
Everyone will receive a certificate of attendance for 30 hours.
Do I have to register for sessions? What happens if they're "full"?
Nope! You have a front row seat saved for each and every session. Even the ones you don’t attend will be recorded and shared with you after the event. Don’t worry…you won’t miss a thing.
How do I access the live presentations?
All live sessions will be offered through ZOOM video-conferencing software and most will be live streamed via YouTube in American Sign Language. You will need the internet and a devise to listen/watch from (computer, tablet, smartphone). Links to all ZOOM sessions and the YouTube channel will be provided on the main SLI dashboard. You will be given full access 48 hours before the event.
How do I access the on-demand recordings?
All on-demand recordings (bonus, session-based, and even the recordings of live sessions) will be posted to the main SLI dashboard (website). You will need internet access and a devise to view them before, during, and after the event. You will be given the URL, password, and directions within 48 hours of the event. You will have access to the main SLI dashboard for a lifetime
How long will I have access to the recordings?
All sessions will be recorded (with the exception of Dr. Bettina Love’s and LeDerick Horne’s). All recordings will be posted to the main SLI dashboard and you will have lifetime access.
How much time will it take each day?
What does a it mean that the conference is going to be virtual? Do I have to be at my computer for 8 hours a day?
Being virtual can mean lots of different things. For us and for this conference it means that you will have the opportunity to sit on live sessions with amazing speakers, attend breakout sessions with champions of inclusion from all over the world, take screenbreaks when you and your family need them, and to have access to tons of on-demand content. Even the live sessions will be recorded so you don’t have to worry if your schedule doesn’t match ours.
We’ll be gathering for large and small groups in ZOOM and you’ll have access to a dashboard with all the on-demand content.
Click here for a Facebook live conversation between Dr Julie Causton and Dr. Kristie Pretti-Frontczak about all the fun we’ll have even while we ZOOM.
What if one or more of my team has to cancel at the last minute?
Don’t worry. It’s hard to know what tomorrow will be like, let along what things will be like in a few months. You and/or your district will receive a full refund (minus the eventbrite processing fee) for any and all registrations through July 24, 2020.