Thinking About Becoming a Principal?
Do you have questions about the opportunities and challenges associated with the roles of Vice-Principal and Principal? Join our host Evelyn Wilson, Associate Director, K-12 Learning Solutions and guest speaker, Diana Panagiotopoulos, award winning Toronto District School Board Principal, who will give her perspectives on school leadership including what she wished she had known before starting the process to leave the classroom teaching role. The webinar will be an interview format and participants will have the opportunity to ask Diana questions throughout the webinar.
Join us as we explore:
- The leadership roles of Principals and Vice Principals.
- Specific leadership skills that are important in order to successfully lead a school.
- Reasons for seeking a Principalship role in a school.
Subject Matter Expert: Diana Panagiotopoulous
Panagiotopoulos has been in education for over twenty years and a secondary school administrator for over fifteen years. She is currently a Principal Coach in the Toronto District School Board where she supports Vice Principals and Principals with school improvement. She has been teaching the Principals’ Qualification Program at OISE for the past three years. She is passionate about student learning and equity as well as leading schools to become learning organizations.