You won’t want to miss hearing Terri Clark, Arizona literacy director, and Lauren Zbyszinski, PhD, director of professional learning and sustainability in the Arizona Department of Education as they present their innovative partnership work in the state. Read On Arizona is the state’s early literacy initiative focused on improving outcomes for children ages birth-8. Effective leadership in today’s highly complex environment requires the ability to work with partners and stakeholders to implement effective strategies that address the challenges all communities face. In this session, participants will explore the challenges and success of developing and implementing collaborative, results-focused strategies, holding mutual accountability for continuous improvement, and accelerating aligned action to achieve collective impact focused on early literacy.
UPDATE 10/5/17: Nicol Russell is no longer able to participate. Lauren Zbyszinski, PhD will take her place.