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The Critical Role of the BLT
Facilitator: Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Building Level Teams, Principals, Regional Support Personnel, District Administrators

In this webinar, Brian McNulty will clarify the important role and purpose of the building-level team. The primary responsibility of the BLT, along with the critical actions the BLT must take will be shared. Insights regarding inclusive leadership practices and what really happens in the school improvement process are highlighted in this informative webinar.

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Superintendent and Central Office Leadership
Facilitator: Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Superintendents and Central Office Personnel

In this webinar, Brian McNulty addresses what superintendents and central office personnel can and should do to create a district-wide culture of learning that leads to improved outcomes for all students. Recent research regarding the superintendent's impact on student achievement and effective district practices will be shared, along with commonalities in practice that cut across the most effective districts, regardless of size or amount of resources available. Included in the webinar are three keys to transforming the central office to support the work and resources that you can use immediately in your role as a district leader.

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Moving the Work Forward through OPES
Facilitator: Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Principals, Regional Support Personnel, District Administrators (Note: This webinar can be experienced individually or in groups).

This webinar focuses on the Ohio Principal Evaluation System (OPES) and how the standards for principal evaluation relate to the work of teacher based teams (TBTs) and building leadership teams (BLTs). Moving the Work Forward through OPES addresses the OPES standards, the latest research regarding effective leadership practices at the building level, and gives principals practical tips for improving the effective operation of TBTs to improve student achievement. Designed for principals interested in developing the collective capacity of faculty and staff, this webinar will help them implement these practices at the team level.

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Moving the Work Forward through OTES
Facilitator: Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Teacher Based Teams, Principals, Regional Support Personnel, District Administrators (Note: This webinar was designed to facilitate group discussion and includes questions for team processes. You are encouraged to experience the webinar with your team).

This webinar focuses on the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System (OTES) and how work in teacher based teams (TBTs) can satisfy the requirements of the new evaluation system, while increasing the collective ability of staff to increase student achievement. Learn the purpose of teacher evaluation, what research says about the impact of evaluation on accountability and student achievement, and the most effective method to improve outcomes for students. Moving the Work Forward through OTES will show you how work on TBTs can be documented to satisfy the requirements of OTES.

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Performance Coaching
Facilitator: Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Superintendents, Principals, External Support

Performance Coaching is a Webinar that focuses on helping school leaders achieve the goals that they have identified to be important for their school. Based on the work of Elle Anderson, this Webinar will help you create a 100-day plan, where coaches work with their teams to identify high impact action steps for accomplishing goals. Learn about coaching, crucial conversations for coaches and coachees and how to focus on action-oriented results. Setting and accomplishing goals leads to positive outcomes for the school and the students within the school. Use this Webinar to improve coaching and mentoring at your school.

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The Ohio Improvement Process: Opportunities and Supports for New Teachers

This webinar provides an overview of the Ohio Improvement Process and its connection to the concerns of new teachers and includes information about the Ohio Resident Education Program and the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System. The webinar includes some slides with links to additional resources. You may want to pause the video in order to make note of these URLs. Alternately, you can get them directly from the slides, which are also posted here on the OLAC webinar site.

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The Ohio Improvement Process for Prospective Teachers: A Look at What's Happening

This webinar provides an overview of the Ohio Improvement Process and its connection to what teacher education students are learning in their preparation programs. It also provides information about procedures that new Ohio teachers will encounter, such as the Ohio Resident Education Program and the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System. The webinar includes some slides with links to additional resources. You may want to pause the video in order to make note of these URLs. Alternately, you can get them directly from the slides, which are also posted here on the OLAC webinar site.

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2012-2013 OLAC / OIP Webinars

The webinars will be presented by Dr. Brian McNulty, Vice President, Leadership and Learning, in conjunction with representatives from OLAC and the OIP. Brian has authored more than 40 publications including co-authoring of "School Leadership that Works: From Research to Results", and his most recent "Leaders Make It Happen." Register for live webinars through STARS, keyword "OIP". Webinars and associated materials will be archived below for those unable to attend the live webinars.

The Roles and Responsibilities for Regional Support Related to Continuous Improvement
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: External Support
Date and Time: October 1, 2012 - 9:30-10:30 a.m.
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Using the 5-Step Process at the Regional Level
Facilitator: Michelle DiMuzio, State Support Team Region 5
Intended Audience: External Support
Date and Time: October 1, 2012 - 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
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New to the OIP Principal Role
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Principals, External Support
Date and Time: October 17, 2012 - 1 - 2 p.m.
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New to the OIP Superintendent Role
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Superintendents, External Support
Date and Time: October 17, 2012 - 2:15 - 3:15 p.m.
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"Re-grounding" the Big Picture of OIP
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: All
Date and Time: October 31, 2012 - 9:30-10:30
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5-Step Process at the BLT/TBT Level
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: All
Date and Time: November 16, 2012 - 9 - 10 a.m.
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5-Step Process at the DLT Level
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: All
Date and Time: November 16, 2012 - 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
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Shared Leadership for Principals
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Principals, External Support
Date and Time: December 6, 2012 - 9 - 10 a.m.
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Shared Leadership for Superintendents
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: Superintendents, External Support
Date and Time: December 6, 2012 - 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
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Being an Instructional Leader in All Stages of the OIP: Superintendent and Principals
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: All
Date and Time: January 23, 2013 - 2 - 3 p.m.
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Integrating Ohio's Work into a Comprehensive Improvement Process Using the OIP
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: All
Date and Time: February 6, 2013 - 2 - 3 p.m.
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Ensuring Fidelity: Effective Implementation
Facilitator: Dr. Brian McNulty
Intended Audience: All
Date and Time: February 20, 2013 - 2 - 3 p.m.
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