Kentucky Leadership Academy, Lexington Center, Lexington, KY

Presenting on the topic, “From At-Risk to Academic Excellence: What Successful Leaders Do”

  • How do school leaders build school cultures that diminish the likelihood of children dropping out of school?
  • What are the determinants of school success?

Based upon Franklin Schargel’s recent book, From At-Risk to Academic Excellence: What Successful Leaders Do and his soon to-be-published, Creating School Cultures That Embrace Learning:  What Successful Leaders Do , this seminar will bring together the wisdom and experience from over 50 schools that have been categorized as high performing, high minority, high poverty. Mr. Schargel will show us how the leaders of those schools succeeded in raising academic achievement, motivating students, boosting parent and community involvement, and applying the Three R’s ”Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships.