National School Climate Center 18th Annual Summer Institute

Event Dates: 
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 00:00 to Friday, June 26, 2015 - 00:00
The Winston Preparatory School
126 W 17th St
10011 New York, NY
United States

The National School Climate Center’s (NSCC) 18th annual Summer Institute is designed to support individuals and school teams in two ways:

  1. Understanding the essential guidelines and related tools that support an effective school climate improvement/bully prevention effort; and,
  2. Developing an action plan that can guide improvement efforts in your school, district, network and/or State.

Specifically, Institute members will: 

  • Understand what school climate reform is and the current state of research.
  • Consider and plan for challenges to school climate improvement efforts.
  • Learn about current school climate research findings.
  • Learn about district level school climate policy that supports effective bully and dropout prevention efforts.
  • Create an optimal climate for learning and teaching for all students.
  • Learn about measurement tools that (i) promote engagement, and (ii) support a prosocial, data driven process of continuous learning and improvement. This will include the use of Comprehensive surveys, Readiness, Process and Community assessments.
  • To learn about the tasks/challenges that shape an effective process of, evaluation action planning, implementing and beginning anew.
  • Conduct a Readiness Assessment.
  • Action planning: Supporting effective planning and preparation for the next phase of your schools’ improvement efforts.
  • Further Educational Leadership development.