the RAH

Mid July, 2017

K-12 Leadership Team Retreat

Tuesday, July 25th, 7:30am

2727 South Ingram Mill Road

Springfield, MO

We are excited for the day of learning planned for the 25th! Along with our keynote, a number of elementary and secondary principals will offer breakout sessions centering around best practices happening within SPS. See you soon!


7:30 - 8:00 Welcome, teambuilder and light breakfast

8:00 - 9:30: Keynote: Joe Sanfelippo

9:30 - 9:45: Break

9:45 - 11:15: Breakout Learning Sessions

11:15 - 12:15: Working lunch by division*

12:30 - 1:30 More with Joe Sanfelippo

1:30 - Wrap Up

*Lunch will be provided: email J Anderson w/dietary restrictions.

Keynote speaker: Joe Sanfelippo (Twitter: @Joesanfelippofc)

For our retreat on the 25th (details above), we will have a keynote speaker, Joe Sanfelippo (more information here). Each of you should have received a copy of his book, Hacking Leadership, in school mail. No pressure to read by the 25th, but some of his content will relate to this book. We are excited to have Joe as a part of our learning on the 25th!

Join us for the Cardinals game on July 25th!

The Springfield Cardinals have graciously provided you and your family members FREE tickets for their game that evening (start time at 6:30 pm). If you would like to reserve tickets, please fill in the number of tickets you need for you and family members by Thursday, July 20th on this spreadsheet.

Notable Upcoming Dates! (beyond the kickoff)

Aug 2 - Learn. Lead. Succeed.

Aug 3-8 - New Teacher Induction

Aug 9 - Ignite (year 3)

Aug 10 - Teachers return

Aug 14 - SPS Return event for Teachers and Admin (Juanita K Hammons)

Aug 16 - First Day for Students

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