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Leadership in Behavior Support With Jacob Edwards

Includes Course Sessions and book.



Effective schools have effective leadership. The role of the principal is complex, with tremendous rewards. Access to the best research- and evidence-based tools and strategies is key to every instructional leader’s success. Topics cover the instructional leader’s role in:

  • Building and maintaining a positive and proactive school climate for students, staff, and the community
  • Effectively creating a shared leadership model that can support and unify staff around a schoolwide classroom management model
  • Collecting and analyzing behavior data for continuous improvement
  • Conducting powerful staff meetings and practicing effective decision-making


Presented by Jacob Edwards
Included materials: Leadership in Behavior Support

Course Duration:
2 weeks, 4 sessions, Mondays & Wednesdays (6 hours total)

Session Dates:
Monday, April 19
Wednesday, April 21
Monday, April 26
Wednesday, April 28

Session Times:
8:00 am-9:30 am PT/11:00 am-12:30 pm ET
All sessions are 1.5 hours

Zoom virtual meeting

Leadership with Jacob Edwards

NOTE: This session is for principals, assistant principals, aspiring principals, district leadership, and other building leaders.

Grades K-12

Course Outline:

    • Facing the storm: managing crisis moments
    • Building positive relationships between stakeholders
    • Navigating the New Normal – considerations for welcoming stakeholders back to school
    • The Continuous Improvement Cycle
    • Managing behavior in common areas and with schoolwide policies
    • Effective responses to misbehavior
    • Positive and proactive classroom management
    • Sustainability of improvement efforts and positive climate and culture

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    • Course price is for a single registrant seat and includes all materials, which will be sent directly to registrant. Please include the email address and shipping address for each individual registrant during checkout.
    • If you miss any of the course sessions, a recording will be available for 72 hours after the live session concludes.
    • Graduate-level professional development credit is available for this course through Brandman University. Click here to learn more.
    • Questions about this course? Please email or call 800.323.8819.
    • Course texts will ship upon registration and may take 7–10 business days to arrive. If your book does not arrive by the time sessions start, you’ll still be able to follow along with the Zoom sessions.