Using Prosocial Data for School Improvement
Presenters: Jonathan Cohen and Phil Brown
Thurs. Oct. 4th | 8:00 am-12:00 pm | Price: $75

This workshop will build upon school leaders’ understanding and use of data to achieve Schools of Character status. Specifically, school leaders will (1) review and reflect on current character education, social emotional learning (SEL) and school climate informed measurement tools and learning systems; (2) consider your schools/districts measurement practices now; and, (3) begin to develop short and longer term action plans to measure prosocial student as well as school improvement efforts in the context of the Principle 11 indicators.

Building Character through Workforce Development Workshop
Presenters: Diane Thornton and Colin Lemon
Thurs. Oct. 4th | 9:00 am-1:00 pm | Price: $75

Join the Learning for Life team in an interactive workshop on Workforce Development and Exploring, a career education program that has been tested for over 60 years. Participants will learn about the benefits for youth, schools and business when they work together to provide opportunities for hands-on career education that will help contribute to students success. The Exploring team will discuss strategies to engage your local communities and businesses to help develop your students and at the same time cultivate their next generation of employees.

11 Principles Workshop
Presenters: Tamra Nast and Amy Johnston
Part 1: Sat. Oct. 6th | 2:30 pm-5:00 pm | Price: $300

Part 2: Sun. Oct. 7th | 9:00 am-1:00 pm
This highly interactive training focuses on specifics for educators who want to begin or move forward with their character development initiatives. Participants will learn tools for leadership, techniques for culture and climate change and other practical skills using the 11 Principles of Effective Character Education as an anchor. Attendance at both session times is necessary for completion of the workshop.

International Summit
Thurs. Oct. 4th | 1:00 pm-4:00 pm | Price: $75
Join key international and domestic thought leaders in this groundbreaking summit as we discuss character development initiatives around the world. We’ll share emerging practices as well as possibilities for the future. Engage with presenters and participants as we work to determine what’s next in building a more global community.