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IASBO CERTIFICATION PROGRAM SUMMER INSTITUTE

Tuesday, August 20, 2019  

IASBO CERTIFICATION PROGRAM SUMMER INSTITUTE

Indiana ASBO will present four Certification courses on September 17-18 at the Primo Banquet & Conference Center.  The four courses are:

  • Principles of Education (F110)
  • Governance & Operational Relationships (F130)
  • Leadership (ADM110)
  • Public Relations & Internal Communications (F120)

Registrations can be make on the IASBO website.  Please check your portfolios to see if you need any of these courses.  The agenda for September 17-18 is as follows:

September 17, 2019

8:30 a.m. 
Registration

9:00 a.m. 
Principles of Education  (F110) 

Dr. James Halik, President, Compass-Keynote Consulting, LLC

The course begins with a brief history of education in the United States, including a look at the laws that established the role of federal vs. state government and local school board powers.  The culture of schools, teaching and learning theories, and theories of school finance will be explored.

12:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 p.m. 
Governance & Operational Relationships   (F130) 

Dr. Robert W. Schultz, Asst. Superintendent for Business Affairs, Marion CS
Dr. Tim Edsell, Superintendent, Nineveh-Hensley-Jackson United School Corp

An in-depth look at school governance and the interactions between various school corporation departments will be the focus of the course.  Governance topics will include: the legal powers of the state vs. the local school board; board policy vs. administrative procedures, and legal and interpersonal relationships between school board members, the superintendent, the staff, and the public.  The course will also explore the formal and informal interactions that exist between the administrative and operational offices within a school corporation (school principal, business office, personnel office, transportation, school nutrition program, buildings and grounds, and the technology department).

4:00 p.m.
Adjourn

September 18, 2019

8:30 a.m. 
Registration

9:00 a.m.
Leadership  (ADM110)
Denny Costerison, Executive Director, Indiana Association of School Business Officials (IASBO)

The course will include segments on ethics, school organizations, inter-personal relationships, culture, leadership styles, and communication skills.           

12:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 p.m.  
Public Relations & Internal Communications  (F120)
David Shank, President/CEOShank Public Relations Counselors

The ability to enhance and maintain a positive public image of public education and local schools is a valuable as well as vital skill.   The course will explore techniques to master effective communications within the school community, with school board members, and in a public forum.   Learn how to develop a public relations plan, use internal and external committees, solicit and manage public input, proactively deal with rumor control, and work with the media.

4:00 p.m.
Adjourn