Superintendent certification program

Aspiring Superintendent & Leadership Academy

Attend six full-day sessions designed for administrators who are interested in superintendency or senior-level administration.
 
THE ACADEMY IS STRUCTURED FOR
  • individuals pursuing superintendency as a career choice,
  • administrators or principals seeking a senior central office position, and
  • central office administrators pursuing a better understanding of the superintendent’s role. 
FEATURES INCLUDE
  • focused emphasis on key issues instrumental to a superintendent’s success,
  • distinguished speakers with highly successful experiences and statewide recognition,
  • discussion panels with prominent practicing superintendents, and
  • exceptional networking opportunities.

REGISTRATION FEE: $589
 
All sessions are held at Region 4 Education Service Center in Houston, Texas, from 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. and include lunch and program materials.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER (REGISTRATION DEADLINE: september 20, 2017)

 
SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
SESSION 1 | 9:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. | HOUSTON, TX
The Superintendency: An Overview 
  • Competencies
  • Job Search
  • Ethics
  • Board Relationships
  • Other Issues
     


OCTOBER 18, 2017
SESSION 2 | 9:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. | HOUSTON, TX
Superintendent as Instructional Leader
  • Visioning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Academic Accountability
  • Special Programs
     


NOVEMBER 16, 2017
SESSION 3 | 9:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. | HOUSTON, TX
The Superintendent as Financial Leader
  • Funding Sources
  • Public Education Finance
  • Taxes
  • Budget Management
     


January 25, 2018
SESSION 4 | 9:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. | HOUSTON, TX
The Superintendent and the Law
  • Human Resources
  • Student & Parent Rights
  • Open Meetings
  • Public Information
     


February 22, 2018
SESSION 5 | 9:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. | HOUSTON, TX
Superintendent as Operational Leader
  • Facilities
  • Transportation
  • Child Nutrition
  • Technology
  • Bonds
  • Safety
     


April 26, 2018
SESSION 6 | 9:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. | HOUSTON, TX
Superintendent as Community Leader
  • Life after Certification
  • Community Engagement
  • Advocacy
     

 
For more information, contact 713.744.8178 or dharvey@esc4.net.
7145 West Tidwell Road Houston, TX 77092