Join leading experts on Wednesday, October 2nd, before the 2013 ACCT Leadership Congress begins for intensive academies designed to help advance your knowledge fo your roles and responsibilities as a trustee or president of a community college.
Wednesday, October 2, 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. $125 (Lunch Provided)
The Chair’s Academy: The Leadership Team of the Board
What are the essential tools necessary to be an effective leader for your board? The role of emotional intelligence, group formation, conflict resolution and board leadership, Parliamentary Procedures, Robert’s Rules, bylaws, and code of ethics. The goal of this Academy is to ensure your success as Chair of the board.
Wednesday, October 2, 11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m. $100 (Lunch Provided)
Effective Board Governance: Policy Governance to Traditional Models
Boards and presidents interested in exploring the elements of effective board governance, including adaptation of Policy Governance™, will gain greater insight into governance issues that are unique to the community college through interaction with governance experts. Focus on the whats, whens, whys, and hows of effective governance. How can the board and president determine if it is time to make the commitment to a new governance structure? What are the advantages? What are the implications for the administration, the college, and the trustees?
The Board's Guide to Presidential Contracts
This popular annual half-day training provides basic information on the board’s responsibility to prepare an appropriate contract, the components of the presidential contract, and the process for preparing or renewing the contract.
Policy Guidelines for Fiscal Health and Management
What trustees need to know to effectively carry out their fiduciary responsibilities and financial oversight.