2016 Summer Leadership Seminar - Agenda

Thursday, August 11, 2016

12:00 PM  – 5:00 PM

Registration Open

1:00 PM  – 6:00 PM

Regional Nominating Committee Convene

6:00 PM  – 7:30 PM

Welcome Reception

Evening Activity

Dinner on Your Own

Friday, August 12, 2016

7:30 AM  – 4:00 PM

Registration Open

8:00 AM  – 9:00 AM

Leadership Breakfast


*Guest Orientation and Continental Breakfast will be a for-fee, ticketed event.

9:00 AM  – 10:15 AM

Welcome Remarks and
Opening General Session
Claudio Sanchez, NPR Correspondent, Education National Desk

10:15 AM  – 10:45 AM


10:45 AM  – 11:45 AM

Legal and Legislative Lens

Lucy Gettman, NSBA Associate Executive Director, Office of Federal Advocacy and Public Policy, will join NSBA General Counsel Francisco M. Negron, Jr. and NSBA Interim Deputy Associate Executive Director, Office of Federal Advocacy and Public Policy Kimberly Richey on the update panel facilitated by NSBA Associate Executive Director for Public Advocacy and Communications Rory Davenport

11:45 AM  – 1:15 PM

Lunch (featuring NSBA Update)

1:30 PM  – 4:00 PM

Regional Programming

Evening Activity

Regional Dinners and Dinner on Your Own

Saturday, August 13, 2016

9:00 AM  – 10:00 AM

General Session
Creating Future-Focused Schools
Dr. Bill Daggett, Founder and Chairman International Center for Leadership in Education

10:00 AM  – 10:15 AM


10:15 AM  – 11:45 AM

Presidents’ Programming and Leadership Issues

  • Future-Focused Schools — What We Need to Teach (Dr. Ray McNulty)
  • Communicating in the Age of Social Media — Fundamental Changes in Influential Communication (Gregg McGough)
  • Presidents’ Programming — Leadership Considerations for FutureFocused Schools (Dr. Bill Daggett)
11:45 AM  – 12:45 PM

Lunch and NSBA Innovation Award Presentation

1:30 PM  – 3:30 PM

Leadership Breakout Sessions

  • Policy Implications to the Emerging Trends in the Organization and Delivery of Instruction
  • Leading the Change — Using Decision-Making to Impact Low-Performing Schools
  • Presidents’ Programming — Understanding How Demographic Shifts Will Impact Youth Advocacy and Messaging

State Association Executive Directors’ Meeting

4:00 PM  – 5:00 PM

Portrait Session

- Please sign up in advance at registration desk for group portrait requests

Evening Activity

Regional Dinners and Dinner on Your Own

Sunday, August 14, 2016

8:30 AM  – 10:30 AM

Regional Business Meetings and Regional Committee Reports

Enhanced Continental Breakfast served
10:30 AM  – 12:00 PM

Closing General Session & Closing Remarks
Sonia Manzano, Actress, Author, and Speaker

NSBA President Miranda A. Beard will provide brief closing remarks.

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