Strategies for building a high-impact blueprint. Focus Forward!

  • Is your district interested in strategic planning? Or – do you already have a plan?

  • We will be sharing outstanding strategies for moving into strategic planning – get your culture ready!

  • We will share a participatory model and process that puts Districts on the positive path forward – with results.

Meet your instructor - Betsy Conners

  • 35 years in education - teacher, building administrator, district administrator.

  • Adjunct Professor in the LeMoyne Educational Administration Program.

  • Excited to assist your district in creating alignment to work smarter not harder.

Meet your instructor - Betsy Smith

  • A life long learner in service to our communities as a teacher, principal, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction and as a Superintendent of Schools.

  • Working together, we can unlock doors. Change begins on the threshold. Let’s go!

Payment Options

Join us on June 1st for this high-impact session! Course pricing is $55pp. Includes all materials, resources and tools.

Pay by Purchase Order for districts/schools

Please scan a copy of your Purchase Order and include participant list (with first & last name of each plus their email address) and send to:; please include "Unleash the Power of Shared Leadership" in the subject line. Upon receipt, we will enroll each participant in the course. Please contact us at this email address if you have questions about this process.

Overview of: Into Strategic Planning: Building a Transformational Blueprint

A PLC Learning Academy Course

  • Join your facilitators, Betsy Connors and Betsy Smith, in exploring the transformative power of strategic planning. Together, we’ll share ways to engage your district and community to develop a shared vision and mission, generate excitement for reaching goals and create effective ways to align your resources for predictable impact.

  • Let your strategic plan be your anchor and your kite. Anchor your district to a firm foundation and allow your students to soar, like kites in a future sky.

Session Overview & Outcomes

Wednesday, June 1st: 4:00 to 5:15pm EST

  • DISCOVER - the transformative power of a strategic plan to establish coherence, mobilize your community, achieve results, and sustain outcomes.

  • EXPLORE - tools to manage complex change, assess the current state of your district and monitor progress toward your goals.

  • UNDERSTAND - the building blocks of strategic planning that create a firm foundation for student success.