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Leadership for Change Workshop (How Are the Children? Understanding Poverty Series)
June 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am PDTFREE
Leaders set the tone for prioritizing what we do to improve the well-being of children and families. In this workshop, Dr. Beegle will engage leaders with deeper understanding of strategies for building services that break poverty barriers. She will assist leaders in looking at their policies and practices through the eyes of children and families living in the many types of poverty and provide proven leadership strategies for building a community-wide, poverty-informed approach to improving child welfare. Dr. Beegle will introduce leaders to the Blueprints for Change tool that can build their organization’s capacity and eliminate poverty barriers.
Who should attend: Managers, Directors, Board Members who have attended at least one of the two previous modules in this series, Breaking the Iron Cage and Communicating and Relating More Effectively Across Social Class Barriers.
Space is limited. Registration preference will be given to leaders of Family Resource Centers, Child Abuse Prevention Councils, and other child abuse organizations in California.
- Explore the building blocks for systemic change
- Develop four poverty-informed leadership practices
- Discover ways to build community capacity to remove poverty-related obstacles
- Create their own Blueprints for Change – an action plan for improving outcomes