Leading Professional Learning Communities

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Leading Professional Learning Communities Workshop

The Network for College Success invites educators to attend a 4-day professional development experience that will help foster Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) in your school. The Leading PLCs workshop will build your capabilities and capacities in planning and facilitating adult learning experiences. 

Registration is now closed. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please contact LaKisha Pittman
Note: This workshop is for educators not currently in NCS partner schools. 


Institute Dates
Monday, July 24 – Thursday, July 27
8:30am to 3:30pm each day
Registrants must be present all four days

Location
University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration
969 E. 60th Street

Cost
$500 per person
$350 per person (for High School Leaders Network members only)
Includes breakfast and lunch each day and all materials

Cancellation Policy
Registrants who are unable to attend may request a full refund if NCS is notified of the cancellation at least 72 hours prior the workshop. Registrants cancelling within 72 hours of the workshop will not be eligible for a refund and must pay the registration fee regardless of attendance.

Download the Leading PLCs Workshop flyer >
Download the Leading PLCs Curriculum Overview flyer >

At the workshop, educators will:

  • Explore the significance of facilitative leadership to improve student learning.
  • Cultivate a toolbox (i.e. protocols, templated) to use as a vehicle for rigorous work with teams.
  • Hone strategies for leading equity-centered work among adults that is focused on students.
  • Practice facilitative skills, such as giving and receiving constructive feedback on professional practice.
  • Examine student and adult work and learn about the tools/protocols to engage in this process.
  • Develop a practical plan for leading a professional learning community.

ISBE Clock Hours are available!

Registration is now closed. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please contact LaKisha Pittman
Note: This workshop is for educators not currently in NCS partner schools.