Professional Development

Lead Well and Give Back to Develop the Next Generation of Women Leaders

November 12, 2020 / 4:30 - 5:45 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW!
This event will allow women educators from around the state to connect, share their experiences as women leaders and discuss tangible support for the present and the future. Typically only available to members, this event will give you the opportunity to receive and offer support and ideas, while also learning more about the organization and what we offer our members.

Long Island Affiliate Online Professional Development & Connection Series

Living, Leading and Learning Connections *FREE
October 21, 2020 / 4:00 - 5:15 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW!
At this critical moment in our history, navigating social justice is more complex than ever before. Utilizing tools, a common understanding, commitment, and courage, we can empower ourselves and the workplace to create change that is sustainable.
EdCamp-Style Unconference
December 1, 2020 / 4:00 - 5:30 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW!
Join us for the first LI NYSAWA EdCamp-style Unconference for collaborative discussions on best practices in education, equity, and leadership. Make connections with like-minded and diverse professionals who are passionate about learning and leadership.
Level Up! Gearing Up for Your Next Position OR Top 10 Ways to Add Value to Your Current Role
February 3, 2021 / 4:00 - 5:30 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW!
Bring your current resume with you for a 'live' review in a Zoom breakout room. There will also be an additional group discussing 'Top 10 Ways to Add Value to Your Current Role' for those individuals who are not currently looking for a position, but who wish to grow personally and professionally.
How to Communicate with Confidence
April 14, 2021 / 4:00 - 5:30 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW!
It is often not, what you say, but how you say it. At the root of all communication is confidence. Learn how preparation, voice, pitch, eye contact, inflection, and body language are all part of how you communicate.
Living, Leading and Learning Connections
May 19, 2021 / 4:00 - 5:15 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW!
At this critical moment in our history, navigating social justice is more complex than ever before. Utilizing tools, a common understanding, commitment and courage, we can empower ourselves and the workplace to create change that is sustainable. Links to online sessions will be shared via email to registrants before the event.

Rochester-Finger Lakes Affiliate

Moments of Impact: Your Life, Your Story, Feel Empowered to Own It!
November 12, 2020 / 4:30 - 6 PM via Zoom / REGISTER NOW! Join the Rochester-Finger Lakes Affiliate for an evening with Dr. Renee Williams, Superintendent, Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD, who will share her unique story through a short, powerful talk detailing the moments of impact along her leadership journey. Following her talk, participants will have the opportunity to reflect on and share their own moments of impact and discover the connections we all share through the power of story.

Capital Region Affiliate

Connect & Recharge
November 23, 2020 / 5:30 - 7 PM
/ REGISTER NOW! Leaders are the visionaries of their organizations yet it is sometimes hard to see a clear path forward when leading during a pandemic. Discuss how to replenish yourself as a leader during uncertain times and build a network of trusted colleagues across the region. Participants will receive an article to read and a zoom link prior to the start date of the program via email

Cost: $25 to NYSAWA members; $35 for non-members


Western New York Affiliate

November 19, 2020 / 4 - 5 PM / via Zoom
Book Club: Thinking in Bets by Annie Duke
Register by emailing wnyawa.nys@gmail.com
Free to members.