Training #1: Leading from Your Sphere of Influence

LEAD: explore what leadership means, what your role is as a leader, and what your leadership practice looks like.
CONNECT: Hear what other arts liaisons are doing at their schools and discover new ways to collaborate and share resources.
INSPIRE: Learn about art liaison successes and challenges and how to inspire the very best leaders.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Charles A. Hayes Center, 4859 S. Wabash Ave.
Course code: 37228   Class Code: 71941

CPS teachers: Register on LearningHub
Charters: Email cpsarts@cps.edu

Download materials from Training #1 HERE.

Training #2: What’s Data Got to Do With Me?

LEAD: Know how to build evidence-based support for the arts in your school.
CONNECT: Understand the arts education ecosystem, how to engage with data that is relevant to your school. and how to identify the best resources to meet your students’ needs.
INSPIRE: Begin to craft your own data story that demonstrates your impact as an arts liaison.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Conservatory Loft, 2958 W. Carroll Ave.
Course code: 37228   Class Code: 71942

CPS teachers: Register on LearningHub
Charters: Email cpsarts@cps.edu

Download materials from Training #2 HERE.

 

Training #3: Navigating the System

LEAD: Explore leadership research and tools that can help break down barriers to student access to the arts and bridge communication between your school, network, and the district.
CONNECT: Understand where to find the right resources, materials, products, and partners to meet the needs of your students and navigate the CPS vendor system to ensure implementation of your arts program.
INSPIRE: Collaborate with your peers on the continued development of your data impact story.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Irish American Heritage Center,  4626 N. Knox Ave.
Course code: 37228   Class Code: 71943

CPS teachers: Register on LearningHub
Charters: Email cpsarts@cps.edu

Download materials from Training #3 HERE.

 

Training #4: Taking the Reins as Arts Leader

LEAD: Know how to position yourself as the “go-to” arts advocate in your school.
CONNECT: Understand how to evaluate the quality of arts partnerships.
INSPIRE: Practice developing effective presentation skills to effectively share your impact story.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Irish American Heritage Center,  4626 N. Knox Ave.
Course code: 37228   Class code: 71944

CPS teachers: Register on LearningHub
Charters: Email cpsarts@cps.edu

 

Training #5: Building Buy In

LEAD: Know how to foster impact, effectiveness, collaboration, and sustained commitment to the arts in your school.
CONNECT: Understand how to collaboratively work with other teachers in your school to coordinate integrated arts experiences for students.
INSPIRE: Share your data impact story and its effective use of language for different audiences.

Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Charles A. Hayes Center, 4859 S. Wabash Ave.
Course code: 37228   Class code: 71945

CPS teachers: Register on LearningHub
Charters: Email cpsarts@cps.edu

 

Training #6: Reflecting On Leadership

LEAD: Reflect on your leadership practice and identify successes and areas for growth
CONNECT: Reflect with your peers on what you have learned as an arts liaison in your school
INSPIRE: Challenge yourself and your peers to continue to grow and develop as the arts champions of the district

Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Conservatory Loft, 2958 W. Carroll Ave.
Course code: 37228    Class code: 71946

CPS teachers: Register on LearningHub
Charters: Email cpsarts@cps.edu