5th Annual MAHPERD Leadership Conference



“Strengthening Our Leadership”

Conference Objective: By the end of the conference, Directors will be able to identify their leadership strengths and prioritize their leadership efforts for the rest of the year.

Wednesday, February 27th


Special Olympics Facility
512 Forest Street
Marlborough, MA

Registration: $100.00 (Lunch Included)

Registration deadline: Friday, February 15th

Leadership Conference Program

8:00- 8:30   Coffee and Refreshments 

8:30- 9:00   Welcome and Team Building- Maria Melchionda, Executive Director

9:10- 10:10  Leader to Leader:  Taking a look at your journey to success as an administrator -  Donna Ruseckas, Program Coordinator of Health and  Physical Education, Andover Public Schools
10:15- 11:15   Round Table Discussions 

Table 1- How do you create a culture of unity and collaboration within your department?  
Table 2- Professional development speakers that have been successful in your district/department
Table 3- Gender Inclusive Elementary Level Human Growth and Development Unit

11:20-12:20   Debrief Round Table Discussions: Overview of Highlights (copy will be provided to attendees)

12:20- 1:00 Lunch

1:00- 2:45   Observation and Evaluation - Open Dialog 
How have we made the Observation/Evaluation Tool work in order to bring about Best Practices and Student Learning?  Will begin with a Walk and Talk (indoors)

2:45-3:00   Group Debrief followed by personal reflection on leadership strengths and list of priorities to work on in districts.

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