Impact: Leadership in Education

LWB’s newest and most innovative program, the Impact: Leadership in Education experience brings together the region’s education professionals for a series of interactive sessions designed to empower teachers to be progressive agents of positive change within schools. Impact combines the best of Leadership Wilkes-Barre’s nationally award winning Core program with the intricate needs of local education. A collaborative effort with the support of public and private schools throughout Luzerne County, the Impact experience offers K-12 classroom educators the chance to participate in LWB’s transformative development curriculum.  Impact participants will:

  • Build leadership skills needed to adapt and thrive in challenging environments and to improve school culture and educational outcomes
  • Gain effective communication skills that can be directly implemented in the classroom and beyond
  • Better understand personal communication and behavioral styles
  • Build bridges between business and education
  • Engage in an analysis of the public education system and develop an awareness of the community at large
  • Connect with an accomplished group of civic leaders from the field of education as well as the government and private sectors
  • Network with professionals from more than sixteen public and private school districts, compare best practices and challenges
  • Successfully complete a School Impact Project
  • Earn up to 90 Act 48 credits
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