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Laying A Foundation and Building Change

COSB Annual Leadership InstituteOctober 9-10, 2019, Louisville, KY


Register here

Early bird registration cost: $285 (full Institute) or $70 (banquet only)
Early bird registration must be PAID by September 20, 2019.
Regular and on-site registration: $300 (full Institute) or $75 (banquet only)


Hotel Information

Book your hotel now, conference prices end Sept. 9th!


The 2019 Leadership Institute is made possible by our sponsors!
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2019 Leadership Institute Agenda Outline

10/8/2019         Pre-conference: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

From robotics to maker spaces:  How to host a half-day adaptive STEM workshop at your school or agency

  • Cost: $20
  • No host happy hour and meet and greet 5 pm – 7 pm

10/9/2019          Leadership Institute:  8:30 am – 7:30 pm

  • Program Analysis Workshop and Case Study
  • The Next Generation of Expanded Core Instructions
  • Legislating the Expanded Core Curriculum
  • Success Stories: Innovative Programs and Funding Opportunities
  • What You Wish You k\Knew
  • Developing Your Strategic Plan
  • Internal Engagement: Strategies for Inter-Agency and Cross-Agency Collaboration and Partnership
  • Babies Count Initiative
  • Bill of Rights
  • Cash Bar
  • Awards banquet

10/10/2019        COSB/POSB Business Meetings:  9:00 am – 11:00 am

  • COSB and POSB members only