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The Teacher Leader Project: 2017 Fall Conference
Thursday, December 14
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cost: $40 per person (districts participating in the school improvement CoSer)

$80 per person (districts not participating in the school improvement CoSer)

SUNY Plattsburgh Queensbury Campus
640 Bay Road, Queensbury, NY








Continue the discussion through focused activities and team time to develop, refine and implement a district teacher leadership plan. Participants will increase their knowledge, skills and dispositions around schoolclimate and the NEA teacher leader competencies. Resources, tools, networking, and differentiated supports will be provided based on participant input. Districts are strongly encouraged to bring a team including administrators and teacher leaders.


You Will Learn:

  • Ways to develop, refine and implement a district teacher leader plan that transforms school culture and student learning.

  • How to increase the knowledge, skills and dispositions of teacher leaders to positively impact teaching and learning.


Conference Presenters:

  • Dr. Stephen Danna, SUNY Plattsburgh at Queensbury Branch Campus Dean

  • Dr. Harry Brooks, Co-Director Ed Leadership Program at SUNY Plattsburgh at Queensbury

  • Annette Romano, NBCT

  • Colleen McDonald, NBCT

  • Heather Buskirk, NBCT

  • Maryann Loucks, CAS Teacher Leadership

Conference Agenda:

8:00 am—Registration


8:30 am—School Climate: Mike Dardaris, Chief Learning Officer of HFM PTECH


9:30 am—Stage 2 NEA Competencies 


10:30 am—Open Space: Learn from other districts


11:15 am—Team time with Differentiated Supports

12:00 pm—Lunch  provided  


12:45 pm—Team Time Continued with Differentiated Supports


2:30 pm—Sharing and Next Steps

3:00 pm—Adjourn

Registration and Billing Information:


Register online at:


Steps to Register:

1. Click on the link provided.

2. Existing Users: Enter your username and password to sign in. 

3. New Users: Follow the instructions to create a MLP account. 

*Write your password down as you will need it any time you log in.


Billing Information:

*24 hour notice of cancellation is required by phone, fax or email to the School Development
Office or your district will be billed for non-representation of a registrant. Please see contact
information below.

WSWHE BOCES Members: We will bill your district in the monthly billing.

Members of other BOCES: The billing for this conference will be done through your local BOCES with a cross contract. Please do not send any district checks or purchase orders.

If you are not a member of a BOCES, we will bill your district accordingly. Checks or purchase orders should be made payable to WSWHE BOCES SDS and sent to: WSWHE BOCES,
Marcia Whitney, 27 Gick Road, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

In the event your check is refused, the BOCES may refer the matter for criminal prosecution.
Actual costs to collect the funds will be imposed.


Fore more information, please contact Ann Williams at


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