Session materials for May 5, 2015 NWRESA Administrators' Session




Link to the actual PowerPoint Slides
Link to the submitted Differentiated Pay Plans


Activity One: Deal 'Em: The Admin Shuffle

(Use Avery Labels 5260)
Labels Page 1
Labels Page 2
Handout: Poker Hands


Activity Two: Raising Our Leadership Lids

Leadership 101 by John Maxwell
Leadership curriculum


Activity Three: Who are your Irreplaceables?

The Irreplaceables research
Executive Summary of Research
Tips for Principals


Activity Four: Checking Out Some Data



Activity Five: Words of Wisdom from Dr. Joe Sinclair

  • Interested in Central Office leadership at some point?
  • See Dr. Joe's books on Amazon.
  • Speed-dating activity - pages 163-167. (Strengths and goals from the 26 Commandments)


Activity Six: Scenarios by Grade Band

Grading Scenarios NWRESA




Click here for more resources on grading practices.


Activity Seven: Ethics of Excellence

Discussion starter: "The one on page ___ stood out for me because _."



Activity Eight: Two Ways to Improve Our Schools



  • Let's Talk About:
    • Hiring/Interviews
    • Recruitment
    • Retention
    • Development


Activity Nine: The Power of the Big Mo

Leadership curriculum
How do we create and sustain momentum?



Activity Ten: Between Now and August


Click here for some ideas to help plan your back-to-school meeting.