SHAPE VT Leadership Development Workshop
Date: Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Location: Castleton University Glenbrook Gymnasium
Time frame: 9:30am – 3:45 pm check in at 8:45 am (lunch included)
Facilitator: Nate Folan
The goal of this facilitated workshop is to develop the leadership tools needed to move SHAPE VT governance forward as we meet new demands and challenges of our organizational mission. This one-day workshop is designed to achieve team development, allow for engagement in strategic planning, and to improve the function of SHAPE VT to ultimately advance the delivery of Physical and Health Education in Vermont.
SHAPE VT members who are present or future board members or committee volunteers who have an interest developing their leadership skills and serving our membership are encouraged to attend. An RSVP to Matt Bristol, SHAPE VT President, is needed by noon, June 21, 2018, space is limited. Lunch will be provided. A $10.00 gas stipend for those driving over 30 miles (round trip) will also be provided.
Attendees will be expected to preview a packet of materials before the workshop. They should be in attendance for the entire day. Attendees can expect to be engaged in small and whole group planning and leadership development exercises throughout the day. And, of course, a fun exercise break is scheduled (dress is summer casual.) Pre-professionals interested in developing their skills and serving SHAPE VT are encouraged to attend.
About the facilitator, Nate Folan
Nate is a versatile experiential trainer, facilitator, author, and consultant. Currently, Nate serves in two primary areas: (1) facilitating organizational development processes and (2) training professionals in the use of experiential learning and adventure education methodology. During the past 5 years, Nate has delivered organizational development work ranging from strategic planning to change management to team & leadership development to 1- day teambuilding events. He feels fortunate to offer these services through collaborations with two key partners – Operation Explore (Juniper, FL) and The Browne Center at the University of New Hampshire.
In addition Nate facilitates practical, interactive workshops and training focused on the integration of experiential learning, adventure education, and social emotional learning (SEL) with professionals from a variety of settings – schools, physical education, camps, therapeutic agencies, non-profit organizations, and businesses. Nate also presents frequently at state, regional, and national SHAPE and AHPERD conferences as well as related conferences such as the Association for Experiential Education and the Association for Challenge Course Technology. Nate is often called to co-create engaging, relevant, and effective interactions for educational, non-profit, and business organizations.
For more information please contact Matthew Bristol SHAPE Vermont President, Putney Central School firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Lisa Pleban, Executive Director, SHAPE VT email@example.com
This workshop is supported from a grant from the Vermont Department of Health