Aspen Bulletin Board
Reinventing/Wisdom Sharing 2014
AGI's June 18 "Reinventing Your Board" and June 19-20 "Wisdom Sharing" Conferences now are history, and participant ratings and comments indicate that both hit their marks for quality training and extraordinary sharing opportunities among Coherent Governance participants. A total of 32 conference registrants from throughout the US and Canada were eager to both learn and share successes and frustrations they have encountered along their journey toward governing
Below are a few participant comments resulting from post-conference evaluations:
“ I really liked the open and honest discussions amongst all of the attendees – a variety of perspectives and guidance.”
Doriena Longmire, board member, Harrison SD 2 in Colorado Springs
“I like the case studies – very helpful!”
Joyce Leigh, board member, Harrison SD2 in Colorado Springs
“The conversation regarding how to implement the model at a practical level was very helpful to me.”
Lynn Ferguson, trustee, Calgary Public Schools
“Having the ability to network with others in like roles – sharing our wisdom and questions.”
Rosalie Daca, Chief Academic Officer, Racine Unified School District
“We liked the dual perspective of hearing from senior administration and Board members at the same time.
Seeing real templates and sample reports from school districts using Coherent Governance.”
Nancy Peterson and Sonia Boctor, Edmonton Public Schools
"I liked the time spent allowing the participants to learn from one another.”
Eric N. Gallien, chief of staff, Racine Unified in WI
“I greatly appreciated the job-a-like groups.
Make sure that you keep this practice and keep the case studies … great approach!
Dr. André Spencer, CEO of Harrison SD2 in Colorado Springs
“It being participant driven and a more open format.
I felt like I was able to engage and interact rather than just get fed information.”
Alicia Severson, executive assistant, West Fargo Public Schools in North Dakota