October 17-18, 2017

NC School Boards Association, Raleigh
featuring Max Thompson




Registration Fee:

Instructional Leadership for Assistant Principals will provide school leaders with the  high-yielding strategies and approaches needed for effective instructional leadership.  The two-day concentrated experience, led by Dr. Max  Thompson, a national  expert in how to lead schools for the highest performance, will use multi-school case studies of real-world examples of instructional leadership for raising student achievement and growth.

The focus is on all levels of schools and includes an emphasis on:

  • Identifying the various root causes of low achievement in specific schools,
  • Leading the change process and the monitoring and support for learning and achievement,
  • Successfully implementing high yield instructional practices that match the rigor and complexity of the NC curriculum standards,
  • Establishing a culture of literacy throughout a school, and
  • Applying backward design to school improvement.

In summary, this training will give participants insights into how to identify and overcome the most common challenges associated with leading schools to become exemplary.

 Participants will receive a certificate acknowledging CEU credits.  

****Hotel information will be available soon. 


North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals' Association