About the Event

Illinois Aspiring Leaders Academy 2020-2021 - Normal, Illinois, USA

FACILITATORS
To Be Determined

ACADEMY SITE - Part 1
Heartland Community College - TBD
1500 West Raab Road, Normal, Illinois 61761
Parking available in Lot near Building 10. No permt needed.

Closest Airport, Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI)
Distance from Site is 8 miles

PROGRAM COSTS
Part 1 - $2,500.00 USD For ALL Illinois College Employees
Part 1 - $2,800.00 USD For all out-of-state participants

This fee includes: 
• Academy Registration fee for Part 1 and Part 2
• Food package
• Administrative fees

The Part 1 food package includes: 
• 5 am breaks
• 5 lunches
• 3 pm breaks
• 1 dinner
There will be a group dinner included with the food package on Thursday night.
This fee is paid directly to The Chair Academy.

Part 2 - $TBD USD

This fee includes: 
• Food package
• Administrative fees

The Part 2 food package includes: 
• 5 am breaks
• 5 lunches
• 3 pm breaks
• 1 dinner
There will be a group dinner included with the food package on Thursday night.
This fee is paid directly to The Chair Academy.


Please do not make airline reservations until you receive notification from the Academy.

We ask that you make hotel reservations as soon as you receive confirmation of your registration. 

The room rate has a cutoff, and will be unable to hold the Academy rate beyond this date.

Please note that the Chair Academy is not responsible for making hotel reservations.



ACADEMY HOTEL


There is no hotel room block for this Academy. Please book your accommodations at your preferred location.

 


ACADEMY TIMELINE

Dates are tentative. If there are changes, we will notify you/update.

MAY 2020
THREE WEEKS BEFORE P1 ACADEMY

LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES INVENTORY (LPI) 360+
Initial Assessment
A separate email will be sent to you with instructions. Print your results and bring them to the 1st Leadership Academy session.

TWO WEEKS BEFORE P1 ACADEMY

COMPLETE ONLINE STRENGTHSQUEST SURVEY
A separate email will be sent to you with instructions. Print your results and bring them to the 1st Leadership Academy session.

COMPLETE ONLINE DISC SURVEY
A separate email will be sent to you with instructions. Print your results and bring them to the 1st Leadership Academy session.

PRE-ACADEMY WEBINAR
A separate email will be sent to you with invitation.

JUNE 1-5, 2020

LEADERSHIP ACADEMY PART 1
Initial IPDP's will be collected, reviewed, and returned.

ONE WEEK AFTER ACADEMY

SUBMIT ONLINE MENTOR SELECTION FORM
Scroll down to Academy Resources for link/form

 

 

WITHIN ONE MONTH

MEET WITH YOUR MENTOR. 
Share your IPDP's and establish/schedule regular meeting times.

JULY 2020

MENTOR/SUPERVISOR WELCOME EMAILS SENT.
Make plans to meet with your mentor on a regular basis.

NOVEMBER 2020

MID-YEAR ACADEMY WEBINAR
A separate email for the mid-year webinar will be sent to you.

The mid-year webinar is in alignment with ICCCA - Illinois Council of Community College Administrators.
More details and a link for registering for the ICCCA Conference will be provided.

DECEMBER 2020

INVOICE FOR WEEK 2 SENT
This will serve as the confirmation of attendance in part 2.

MID-YEAR REPORT DUE
E-mail this report to your Facilitators.

SCHEDULE TIME WITH YOUR FACILITATOR/COACH TO DISCUSS YOUR REPORT.

 

MAY 2021

FINAL REPORT DUE
E-mail this report to your Facilitators.

LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES INVENTORY (LPI) 360+
Reassessment

A separate email will be sent to you with instructions. Print your results and bring them to the closing Leadership Academy session.

JUNE 14-18, 2021

LEADERSHIP ACADEMY PART 2

 

 


ACADEMY SCHEDULE PART 1 of 2

Dates are tentative. Time frames are tentative based on pace of instruction. *Break during this time

 

Monday, June 1, 2020

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration

10:00am - 12:00pm
Welcome and Overview*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Complex Role of the Organizational Leader*

 

 

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Integrating and Celebrating Strengths*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Leadership Principles: Finding Your Voice*

 

 

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Understanding Self and Others: Work Behavioral Styles*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 3:30pm
Strategic Thinking and Acting*

3:30pm -
Networking, Reflection, and =cCaching

 

 

Thursday, June 4, 2020

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Models of Inclusiveness*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Leading Effective Teams*

6:00pm -
Group Dinner and T-Shirt Exchange

 

Friday, June 5, 2020

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Effective Communication*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Leadership Practicum, Program Review, and Closing*

 


ACADEMY SCHEDULE - PART 2 of 2

**Dates are tentative. Time frames are tentative based on pace of instruction. *Break during this time

 

Monday, June 14, 2021**

9:30am - 10:00am
Registration

10:00am - 12:00pm
Welcome Back*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Leadership Practices*

 

 

Tuesday, June 15, 2021**

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Aiming and Applying Strengths*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Work of Leaders*

 

Wednesday, June 16, 2021**

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Engagement and Performance Management*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 3:30pm
Engagement and Performance Management* (cont'd)*

3:30pm -
Networking, Reflection, and Coaching

 

 

Thursday, June 17, 2021**

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Leading and Managing Change*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm
Organizational Culture*

6:00pm -
Group Dinner and t-shirt Exchange

 

Friday, June 18, 2021**

7:00am - 8:00am
Breakfast (on your own)

8:00am - 8:30am
Daily Welcome and Overview

8:30am - 12:00pm
Managing the Business of Education*

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Continuing Professional Development Plan
and Graduation *

 


ACADEMY RESOURCES

Instructions and downloadable content for Academy Participants. Please read all instructions carefully and completely.Please complete all tasks according to the scheduled timeframes. Do not work ahead.

 

Academy Part 1

IPDP
Individual Professional Develpopment Plan

DOWNLOAD HERE


MAP
My (Personal) Development Plan

DOWNLOAD HERE


Mentor Selection
Submit this form to Academy within
1 month of Academy Part 1

DOWNLOAD HERE


LPI 360+
Your LPI 360+ code will be sent to you via email
To Learn about the LPI 360+, Click the Link below

DOWNLOAD HERE


Strengths
Your Strengths code will be sent to you via email


DiSC
Your DiSC code will be sent to you via email


 

Academy Part 2

LPI 360+
Your LPI 360+ reassessment information will be 
sent to you via email


CPDP
Your Continuing Professional Development Plan

DOWNLOAD HERE


 

Academy Misc

Mentor Guide
Bring this form with you for your first Mentor meeting.

MENTOR GUIDE


Sample Mid-Year Report
This report is a PowerPoint version. You can also create this in a narrative format (APA).

MID YEAR REPORT SAMPLE


Case Study Background
For US Academies

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT


Case Study Background
For International Academies

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT


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