Conversations on Essential Practices with CCOSA Leader Award Winners

Join us as we explore education leadership best practices with previous CCOSA award winners in Oklahoma schools.

How to Integrate Technology School-Wide
Janalyn Taylor
Nance Elementary, Clinton, Principal
OAESP National Distinguished Principal
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Video | Webinar Slides pdf

    • Long-term planning for integrating technology in student learning
    • Training and modeling with teachers
    • Ongoing professional development for leaders and teachers
    • Parent and community engagement
    • Digital tools and student samples

School Culture: Shadowing Students & Individual Career Planning
Kimberly Coody
Glenpool High School, Principal
OASSP High School Principal of the Year
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Video| Webinar Slides pdf

    • Creating “FOMO” moments
    • Takeaways from shadowing a student for a day
    • Providing internship and career-ready moments as an ICAP pilot school

Building Collaborative Learning Communities that Work
Diana Lebsack
Yukon Middle School, Principal
OASSP/OMLEA Middle Level Principal of the Year
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Video | Webinar Slides pdf

    • Lead teachers into targeted learning for students
    • Strategize for student improvements school-wide and by analyzing via data-teams
    • Build shared planning times and master schedules to encourage collaboration


Essential Leadership: Your Role in Culture, Climate & Tone
Rob Miller

Bixby Public Schools, Superintendent
OASA Assistant Superintendent of the Year
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Video | Webinar Slides pdf

    • Set the tone for your district through "going last"
    • Inspire through collaboration and autonomy
    • Cultivate "Circles of Safety"
    • Becoming a long-term leader
    • The "Welch-way" is the wrong way
    • Good culture is intentional


Moving Your School Toward Restorative & Multi-Tiered Systems of Supports
Stephanie Williams
Longfellow Middle School, Norman, Principal

OASSP Assistant Principal of the Year
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Video | Webinar Slides pdf

  • Understand your school's discipline philosophy
  • Build frameworks for restorative approaches
  • Set school-wide culture norms
  • Maintain consistency in student behavior expectations
  • Study samples to use for behavior interventions
  • Feedback for the new principal or assistant principal