Semester 1: Education Leaders Book Study Webinars
Join OASSP/OMLEA Executive Director Will Parker as he hosts CCOSA bi-monthly webinars from his two books Principal Matters and Messaging Matters. These 30-40 minute conversations will be power-packed discussions of ideas and practical applications for your own education leadership. These webinars are free for all CCOSA members! Register now for your spot to be a part of learning, sharing and growing with Will Parker and other Oklahoma education leaders this school year!

First Semester - Principal Matters: The Motivation, Courage, Action and Teamwork Needed for School Leaders (Updated & Expanded)

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf format)
Preface, Intro, Chapters 1-2
Learning to Lead a School
One Day in the Life of a Principal
Caution Lights on Your Journey

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
 | Webinar Slides (pdf format)
Chapters 3, 4, 5
Focusing on the Positive
Motivation by Wonder & Purpose
Making Each Day Count

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf format)
Chapters 6, 7, 8
Better Managing Requests
Dealing with Difficult People
Showing Appreciation for Teachers

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf)
Chapters 9,10, 11
Disciplining with Dignity
And Then I Met a Teacher
Maintaining Sanity During Stressful Times

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf)
Chapters 12, 13, 14, 15
Lessons from Seabiscuit
Leaning on Other People’s Expertise
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
Your Vacation is Still Important

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf)
Chapters 16, 17, 18
First Days of School
Key Responsibility Areas
Planting, Growing, and Flourishing

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf)
Chapters 19, 20, 21, 22
Communicating About Your School
Lessons from a Crosswalk Guard
Lessons from a Ten-Year Old
Lessons from My Son’s Hospital Stay

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Video | Webinar Slides (pdf)
Chapters 23, 24, 25, Epilogue
Managing Grief
Hats Principals Must Wear
Interviewing for an Education Position
Higher Calling