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The Oshkosh Cohort is now sold out! Space is still available in Wausau

The Data Leadership Academy is designed to help leaders and leadership teams develop an inquiry mindset, data use culture, and capacity to lead continuous improvement efforts that focus on high quality data-informed teaching, learning, and systems improvement. During each session, team members will learn, reflect, discover, refine, and design strategies to enhance their own leadership. 

Participant Knowledge Objectives

  1. Understand the conditions for leading a data use culture and inquiry mindset.
  2. Grasp data leadership policies and protocols to protect student privacy and improve data quality.
  3. Understand effective structures and strategies for leading inquiry into both student and practices/systems data that inform adult practice.
  4. Learn relevant WISE tools that enhance and simplify the data inquiry process.

Participant Practice Objectives

  1. Conduct a local assessment of data-informed leadership and analyze results for action planning.
  2. Develop a school year calendar to organize team data inquiry with data source access at leadership and teacher team levels.
  3. Analyze local and state data sources through root cause analysis to engage in inquiry for the purpose of identifying priorities for improving student learning.
  4. Implement an investigation into practices and systems to inform theories of action, plan for improvement, and determine needs for program evaluation.

Cost: $415 for AWSA members and $549 for non-members

Wisconsin school leaders will be reimbursed up to 75% of the registration fee for completing an eligible Academy (will not be less than 50%). Reimbursement is limited and will be honored on a first-come, first-served basis and eligibility is limited to licensed and practicing public or private school administrators. Registration must be paid in full by November 30, 2018. Reimbursements will be processed at the completion of the Academy.

If you are not certain if you qualify for this reimbursement or if you have questions, please call the AWSA office at 608-241-0300. You can also find out more in our 2018-19 Professional Learning Catalog 

Duration/Dates: This Academy which includes two days back-to-back followed by a third and fourth day after application of learning. The workshops begin at 7:30 with registration and breakfast. The workshop itself runs 8:00-3:00Choose between two cohorts listed below. 

Cohort 1: Oshkosh - SOLD OUT!

Cohort 2: Wausau

Thursday, October 4 & Friday, October 5, 2018
Best Western, Oshkosh

Thursday, October 4 & Friday, October 5, 2018
Jefferson Street Inn, Wausau

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Best Western, Oshkosh

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Jefferson Street Inn, Wausau

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Best Western, Oshkosh

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Jefferson Street Inn, Wausau

 

Hotel Information:

Photo of the Best Western in Oshkosh Wisconsin

Best Western Premier Hotel, Oshkosh
$99 single
1-855-230-1900

October 4-5, 2018
December 12, 2018
April 10, 2019 

 Photo of the Jefferson Street Inn in Wausau Wisconsin  

City Grill at Jefferson Street Inn, Wausau
715-848-2900
$125 single
Parking $3/day

October 4-5, 2018
December 12, 2018
April 10, 2019 


Cancellation Policy: Full refund of fees will be made on cancellations received 10 days prior to the start of the convention. Following that date, a 40% administrative fee will be retained. There will be no refund for no-shows or cancellations during the event. 

Accessibility: For questions about accessibility or to request special assistance during the event, please contact Kathy Gilbertson at [email protected]. Three weeks advance notice is required to allow us to provide seamless access. If you need to cancel the special request this must be done at least 3 working days prior to the start of the event. See registration cancellation policy for how to cancel your conference registration.