May 4-6 AND May 25-27 2018 – 9:00am-4:00pm each day – Markham, ON
System Practices and Procedures – providing an exploration of the independent school leader’s responsibilities that is more in depth than PSP I, and with the benefit of their accumulated experiences and wisdom, the practical aspects of principalship, examined in the light of current research and theories. Contemporary educational issues, applied to and discussed in the context of real case scenarios, will be the focus of Part II. Candidates will be expected to draw from and to share their own experiences, in mutually beneficial small group environments, structured for the professional development of all. Facilitation will be the preferred method of instruction.
Course readings and other resources will be determined by course module instructors and will represent a broad cross-section of widely divergent theories and practices. Because of the increasingly large and constantly evolving body of professional knowledge regarding effective private educational leadership, it is expected that these readings and other resources will continually evolve.
*All Course Days run from 9am-4pm and include these breaks approximately: 10:15am-10:30am, 12:00noon – 1:00pm lunch, and 2:45-3:00 pm
*Instructors and guest speakers have been approved by the OFIS board of directors
*Course modules have been developed by instructors under the direction or oversight of OFIS.
Readings and other resources are determined by course module instructors, and identified in individual course modules. As there continues to be a currently large and constantly evolving body of professional knowledge about effective leadership, it is expected that readings and other resources will continually evolve.
Course Cost –
$ 2000 – OFIS Members
$ 2500 – Non-Members
*includes all instruction, course materials & resources, refreshments, parking, and action practicum (additional $1000 consultation value)