WSU SUPT. Dr. Jim Busey September 2011

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WSU SUPT. Dr. Jim Busey September 2011

  1. 1. WSU Superintendents’ Certification Program<br />The Board and Superintendent Team:<br />Critical to District Success<br />Dr. Jim Busey, Superintendent<br />Richard Jansons, School Board Chair<br />Richland School District<br />
  2. 2. Value of Superintendent/School Board Relationship for High Performing School Districts<br />“Priceless”<br />Successful organizations are the result of extremely effective and dynamic leadership<br />
  3. 3. Team Building Strategies with Superintendent/School Board…<br />
  4. 4. Team Building Strategies…<br />*One-on-one time<br />*Expectations<br />*Getting to know <br /> one another<br />*Retreat<br />*Focus on expectations<br />*Roles<br />*Teamwork<br />
  5. 5. Superintendent/Board Leadership<br />
  6. 6. Board Expectations of Superintendent<br /><ul><li>Transition/Board Retreat(s)
  7. 7. Mid-year Evaluation-Superintendent
  8. 8. Board Self-evaluation (annually)
  9. 9. Year-end evaluation-Superintendent</li></li></ul><li>Communication with Individual Board Members<br />
  10. 10. Communication with Individual Board Members (con’t)<br />
  11. 11. The Eyes and Ears of the Community<br />What is best for students?<br />
  12. 12. A Few Things Not To Do…Don’t:<br /><ul><li>Criticize the Past
  13. 13. Neglect Communication
  14. 14. Surprise the Board
  15. 15. Try to Change the Board</li></li></ul><li><ul><li>Supportive/respect/courteous
  16. 16. Confidentiality
  17. 17. Focus on issues/not personalities</li></ul>Do’s and Don’ts:<br />
  18. 18. <ul><li>Express openly/honestly while being sensitive to others’ opinions
  19. 19. No surprises</li></ul>Do’s and Don’ts<br />
  20. 20. <ul><li>Trust/judgement
  21. 21. Decision making/communication
  22. 22. Dealing with citizen, parent, staff, and </li></ul> student complaints<br />Do’s and Don’ts<br />
  23. 23. Remember…Board Members Are:<br /><ul><li>Parents
  24. 24. Community Members</li></li></ul><li>Board members want to do what’s best for all students.<br /><ul><li>We advocate for </li></ul> all students!<br />
  25. 25. <ul><li>It is about the students!</li></ul>It is not about the adults…<br />
  26. 26. When one board member changes…<br /><ul><li>You have an entirely </li></ul> new board<br />
  27. 27. Professional Development<br />
  28. 28. Work together as a TEAM to make your district great!<br />

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