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The Leading with a Purpose Institute in Wichita, KS

In-person Event

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September 29-30, 2022
Add to Calendar 09/29/2022 09/30/2022 America/New_York The Leading with a Purpose Institute in Wichita, KS The Fall 2022 Leading with a Purpose Institute is a free, interactive, in-person professional learning event hosted by Future Ready Schools. During the institute, you and your district team will work together to create goals to ensure that students are prepared for future education, career, and life. Using the research-based FRS framework, the Leading with a Purpose Institute provides a wealth of information on designing learner-centered environments that support every student. Guided by an experienced facilitators, district leadership teams will: • Reflect deeply on lessons learned during Covid; • Vision and plan for creating sustainable, student-centered learning environments; • Leverage the research-based Future Ready Framework to create meaningful and sustainable change; • Move forward with your team motivated and more confident to take the next steps in your schools; and • Attend an optional school visit. MM/DD/YYYY

The Leading with a Purpose Institute in Wichita, Kansas is a FREE one day in person professional earning event designed for a team of 3 to 8 people to explore how to create an innovative leadership model that better supports staff, challenges the undercurrents that inhibit change, and fosters a culture of continuous improvement.

The agenda is interactive, personalized, and team-based!  Together will participate in whole group, small group and role-specific sessions each designed to encourage skill development, knowledge sharing and collaborative planning to transform teaching and learning in classrooms across your district.

Alvin Morris Administrative Center (AMAC)

903 S Edgemoor St, Wichita, KS 67218

Your team will leave with:

  • Strategies for emerging stronger post-pandemic 
  • Ways to reframe your thinking to ensure access and opportunity for all 
  • Opportunities to leverage the Future Ready Framework to create meaningful and sustainable change moving forward
  • A plan to elevate your teams to perform at the next level and making it happen
  • Resources, tools, and a professional learning experience to help drive change throughout your district

Agenda Highlights

  • Emerging Stronger Post-Pandemic
  • Reframing Our Thinking as Leaders
  • Leveraging the Future Ready Framework
  • Strategies for Emerging Stronger’
  • Coming Together to Elevate Your Team to the Next Level
  • Making It Happen / Future Ready Resources


Tom Murray

Thomas C Murray

Director of Innovation,
Future Ready Schools

Jimmy Casas

Future Ready Faculty

Optional School Visits on September 30th, 2022

Earhart Environmental Magnet Elementary

Participants will visit a LEED Certified building and explore how nature is threaded into the culture and learning environment. Learn More

Future Ready Center at North High School

In partnership with Airbus high school students explore real-world experience in aviation manufacturing through Airbus’ Flying Challenge Program. 

Education Imagine Academy

Participants will have a chance to hear about the eSports and computer science programs happening within the district.

Note: Team registration is required for the 2022 FRS Leadership Institutes. We suggest gathering district leadership, technology leaders, principals, librarians, and instructional coaches.

Registration is free, space is limited

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