Kudos from the Youth At Promise Conference, San Diego

John Bell and I presented at the Youth At Promise Conference on our two books, From At-Risk to Academic Excellence: What Successful Leaders Do and Creating School Cultures That Embrace Learning: What Successful Leaders Do. Here are a few of the comments:

“This seminar gave me practical tips that I can implement tomorrow. I enjoyed it a great deal.” Erika Wimby May, CDP Manager

“This program is a focused overview of instructional leadership.” A HS Principal

“This seminar was really putting the rubber to the road. It wasn’t just empty data, but real strategies and ideas.” Scharmela Edwards, Math/Science Teacher

“I’m beginning graduate school to become a principal. You have helped shape my heart for helping me empower improvement.” Saundra Smith,

“Session was empowering for my self as a future educational leader. I now have some practical tools I can use to improve my organization and personal instruction.” Teaching Fellow

Awesome, informative session that will grow you both professionally and personally.” Denise Ware, Dean of Instruction

“A refreshing, rich and rewarding experience. An opportunity for reaffirming focus and direction and purpose of education.” Montean Jackson, Administrator, Alaska

“It has empowered me to work harder to grow leaders in my school and professional community.” Laurie Pianka, Director of Education

“”This session has inspired me to head back to my site tomorrow and have some open and hones -even difficult – conversation with my staff about where we really are.” Jane Ross, Principal