2016 Leadership Workshop

This event has been sponsored by: 

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 Location: University of Houston, Main Campus – Hilton 

TexTESOL IV Leadership Workshop

Sessions

4:30 – 4:45 Opening Address

In this session, the Executive Committee will welcome the Board and Committee members, discuss progress and challenges TexTESOL IV has faced in the past and set forth the vision for the new fiscal year. 

4:45 – 5:30 Meetings and Keeping them Legal!

This session will review TexTESOL IV’s Bylaws and Robert’s Rules of Order then discuss best practices for calling, facilitating, and participating in both online and onsite meetings.  

5:30 – 6:15 Finding Your Place

This workshop will help Board and Committee Members examine the stakeholders involved in their specific duties, help them see the connections between board, committee, and stakeholders, get participants thinking about how their board or committee position connects directly to TexTESOL IV members and stakeholders to increase the efficacy of the association. 

6:15 – 7:15  Dinner Buffet & Leadership Talk

Rob Dickey

Engaged Leaders, Speaker: Robert Dickey, Past-President of Korea TESOL

This talk will focus on the need for engaged leaders.  It will look at leaders that work tirelessly, but never develop others, or inspire, but never complete their work. It will then suggest that engaged leaders, listen strategically, share information effectively, and foster emotional investment, and trust in others, all with the target to transform the organization and its participants towards peak satisfaction and service. 

7:15 -8:00 Teaming Up, Brainstorming, & Action Planning

This workshop will build from the pre-dinner workshop and help Board and committee members work together to brainstorm specific actionable plans to accomplish the committee goals. 

8:00 – 8:15 Wrap Up

In this session, TexTESOL IV President will welcome board and committee members, thank them for their willingness to serve, and give the charge to complete their duties. 

Dinner Talk

The TexTESOL IV Post-Conference event offers an Executive Buffet and dinner talk by Robert J Dickey, Past-President, KOTESOL in addition to several sessions. You will not want to miss this discussion. 

 

TexTESOL IV appreciates TAMU-Commerce for the generous support enabling this event.

 

If you have questions contact:

Arleigh Kalinowski, Past-President & Chair Nomination and Elections Committee

Alex Monceaux, Leadership Workshop Organizer & Newsletter Editor

TexTESOL IV is one of five affiliates of TexTESOL, the Texas branch of the international association TESOL, Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages. Our common mission is to advance professional expertise in English language teaching and learning for speakers of other languages. (TexTESOL IV)