EXECUTIVE DEVELOPMENT FOR EDUCATION LEADERS

NEW ZEALAND BENCHMARKING STUDY TOUR

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

As a program participant, you will engage with highly-regarded international education leaders to explore the latest research and examine best practice examples of highly-effective implementation to develop your leadership of school and system improvement
You will:

  • develop a deeper understanding of your own instructional leadership
  • build your knowledge of the power of well-organised school networks to build collective efficacy and drive school and system improvement
  • learn how to implement and engage your senior leaders in cycles of rigorous and effective peer school reviews,
  • understand the role of change agent in education systems and build your capability to lead others through ever-increasing complex change
  • have your leadership achievements recognised with Deakin.Co Professional Practice Credentials (see over for more information)

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Nine-month program with a blended learning approach, including face-to-face workshops, online learning and one-to-one coaching sessions
  • Five-day international benchmarking study tour to New Zealand where you will visit schools, interact with thought leaders and gain insight and inspiration to translate policy to practice
  • Key topics of the study tour:
    • Emeritus Professor Viviane Robinson – Join distinguished Professor Emeritus Viviane Robinson, an international expert in school leadership and school improvement, (Participants will receive a copy of Viviane’s latest book)
  • Thought leaders include:
    • Maggie Farrar – Establishing peer reviews and school networks for continuing system improvement
    • Steve Munby – Embracing imperfect leadership to empower others through deep self-awareness

DEAKIN PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE CREDENTIALS

Credentials provide an independent, globally portable way to communicate your current capabilities and ongoing professional development potential. The credentialling process will:

  • Formalise the experience you have gained through your work
  • Help future proof your career by verifying your expertise
  • Help you become a better leader as you reflect on your capability.

To earn the Adaptive mindsets Expert credential, you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Build the structures, processes and systems required to foster strategic agility and transformational capacity
  • Promote and influence behaviours and mindsets that enhance change responsiveness
  • Sponsor and encourage the exchanging of ideas and research within and beyond your organisation
  • Monitor the external environment to ensure your organisation can respond to future opportunities.

To earn the Driving strategic results Expert credential, you will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Hold a global perspective and monitor global trends to shape and adjust your organisation’s strategy to leverage new opportunities
  • Shape and communicate your organisation’s plans to stakeholders
  • Lead strategy execution to deliver agreed outcomes
  • Work with others to optimise strategic outcomes

About DeakinCo.

Part of Deakin University, DeakinCo. has a 30-year history of working with industry, government and individuals to develop workplace capability solutions to drive workplace performance, future employability and business growth.

Tickets

19 available
Education Leaders Benchmarking Study Tour 2021$9,950.00

PHASE 1 - Pre-work activities

From: 4 October 2021
To: 7 November 2021
Location: Online

Features of this initial phase will include:
– Reviewing a series of professional readings prior to each workshop
– 360 LEAP Ed Exec Survey

PHASE 2 - Two-day workshop

From: 8 November 2021 8:15am
To: 9 November 2021 4:00pm
Location: ACU Leadership Centre, Level 3, 229 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD

Participants will engage in a two day-workshop with presentations from Thought Leaders and a QELi facilitator.

Thought leader presentations:
Maggie Farrar – Establishing peer reviews and school networks for continuing system improvement
Steve Munby – Embracing imperfect leadership to empower others through deep self-awareness

PHASE 3 - New Zealand Benchmarking Study Tour

From: 27 March 2022
To: 1 April 2022
Location: New Zealand

– Focus on innovative schooling approaches and practices
– Five-day international benchmarking study tour of New Zealand
– Itinerary includes visits to schools and discussions with sector/system leaders, thought leaders, local principals and teachers

PHASE 3 - 360 Debrief, Project Coaching & Online Learning

From: 10 November 2021
To: 1 June 2022
Location: Online

During this phase participants will:
– engage in a 360 Report 1 hour virtual debrief session (Nov 2021)
– engage in a 1hr virtual project coaching session (Fe 2022)
– complete online pulse checks and learning challenges (monthly)
– continue work on their project and position paper

PHASE 4 - Two-day workshop

From: 2 June 2022 8:15am
To: 3 June 2022 4:00pm
Location: ACU Leadership Centre, Level 3, 229 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD

This two-day workshop will engage participants in reflections on their leadership, and unpack key insights from the study tour.

PHASE 5 - Deakin Professional Practice Credentialing

From: 4 June 2021
To: Varies
Location: Online

Participants will engage in and complete the Deakin Credentialling.

PHASE 6 - One-Day Workshop

From: 5 August 2022 8:15am
To: 5 August 2022 4:00pm
Location: ACU Leadership Centre, Level 3, 229 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD

During this phase participants will present their position papers/project and engage in a celebration of learning.

PHASE 7 - Certificate of completion

From: 6 August 2022
To: 5 September 2022
Location: Online

During this phase participants will submit their final Position Paper, receive feedback and be awarded their certificate of completion.

Tickets

19 available
Education Leaders Benchmarking Study Tour 2021$9,950.00
AUD $9,950.00 +GST
= AUD $10,945.00
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