SDA Strategist Meeting - Mar 13 2012
CCC Board Room Grand Island, 9am-3pm
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Prior to Meeting:
  • Read Switch, chapters 8-9
  • Review the strategist duties as outlined in the Bylaws. Do they match what happened this year? What changes would you recommend? Come with ideas. We will draft a proposal that will be shared for consideration at the May 3 SDA Business Meeting.

Meeting Objectives:
  • Needs Assessment analysis
  • Immediate (2012-2013) and Long-range professional development structure
  • Budget Proposal
  • May SDA Business Meeting Agenda
  • Strategist Duties

Agenda
  • Book Study: Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard 9am
    • Tweak the Environment (and) Build the Habits (Kate)
    • Implications for SDA
  • Announcements 9:30am
  • Needs Assessment: Review - Planning - Budgeting 10:00am
    • Review 1: What do we see as the expected outcome of Buckets? What is our Vision?
      • Bucket Teamconversations that have transpired
      • Conference Concept (Toby)
      • Do we need a Data bucket?
      • Determine focus to be achieved by/at May 3 SDA Business Meeting.
    • Review 2: Member Feedback from Jan 11 SDA Business Meeting
      • Strategists split into 2 teams
      • Review the responses from the first 2 questions (team 1:yellow, team 2:blue)
        • Identify the priorities to be accomplished in 2012-2013
        • Identify training format (e.g., 2+1 day [or variation], 1 day, 1/2-day, embedded in SDA Business Meeting)
        • Identify the areas for long-range consideration
        • Log notes here
      • Each team report
      • Identify specific dates for 2012-2013 trainings to occur
    • Review 3: External Considerations - identify the role these factors play in our planning
    • Review 4: Matt Blomstedt
    • Planning 1: 2012-2013 Priorities
      • Develop our path for 2012-2013
      • consultant, resources, schedule, location
    • Budget: 2012-2013 Priorities
    • Planning 2: Long-Range PD Plan (through 2014-2015)
      • Dartboard - taking aim at our targets
      • how to move all buckets forward?
    • Review 5: Consider renaming "Bucket List" the SDA LEARN (or LEARNIT) Initiative
      • Listen (to our members)
      • Engage (in professional conversations)
      • Articulate (a professional development plan)
      • Research (current trends and opportunities, experts in the field)
      • Network (with potential collaborative partners)
      • (opt.) I, you, all of us (have a role)
      • (opt.) Technology (is leveraged as part of the process, delivery, and outcome)
      • ΛΕΑΡΝIT or ΛεαρνΙτ - it's Greek to me (potential strategist 'skit' to unveil process in May)
  • PDO Celebration Night! (previously SDA Celebration Night!) 12:00pm
  • Reflections 12:30pm
  • Travis Allen and iSchool Initiative April 25 training 1:00pm
    • promo
    • ESU #3
    • facility, room arrangement
    • strategist involvement
    • 2:45 Debrief - what will it look like?
    • how do we want to evaluate the overall effectiveness of this year's "Online PD" efforts?
  • Strategist Duties Review 1:30pm
    • current duties
    • review and revise for consideration at May SDA Business Meeting
  • SDA Business Meeting Agenda 1:45pm
  • Miscellaneous 2:30pm
  • Adjournment 3pm