• Media Advisory: PGCPS Hosts National Leadership Conference

    June 28, 2017
    For Immediate Release
    CONTACT:
    Office of Communications
    301-952-6001

    UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) is hosting the first National Assistant Principal Leadership Conference, June 28 through June 30.

    More than 500 educators are expected to attend the conference, which focuses on enhancing the leadership capacity of assistant principals and their unique role in school leadership. Sessions provide training on building culture, developing leadership skills, coaching and feedback, leveraging data and partnership and collaboration.


    The event rounds out the school system’s annual Leadership Week. This year’s theme was “Leadership Matters: Inspire, Influence, Impact.” School administrators participated in professional development activities and workshops over the course of the week designed to strengthen their leadership skills and effectiveness.


    WHAT: National Assistant Principals Leadership Conference


    WHEN: Wednesday, June 28 through Friday, June 30


    WHERE: Hilton Baltimore
    401 West Pratt Street
    Baltimore, MD 21201


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    Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 208 schools and centers, more than 130,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, the school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for innovative programs and initiatives that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including arts integration, environmental and financial literacy, and language immersion.