This symposium is a result of the desire of PORTICUS, EFSE, and CEPCEP to share with school leaders and, by extension, the educational community and research centers, the results we have obtained after designing, training, implementing, and accompanying a process of change towards forming leadership for whole child development.
The symposium hopes to serve as an example of how this learning community, gathered in Madrid (Spain), shares the keys to a comprehensive understanding of education, in light of the necessities and experiences recounted by professionals, teachers, and administrators.
The program Whole Child Development Leadership (WCDL) has established areas of improvement based on:
More information about the program at www.wcdleadership.com
We call, primarily, school leadership teams that carry out professional work in vulnerable environments, actors of change and transformation.
We also invite those interested in learning about how to improve professional performance in situations of extreme vulnerability; those aspiring to enter the school leadership world; teachers hoping to discover their talent in leadership; and, essential for the future, we invite students interested in discovering the charm of a teaching career.
We believe in the support and active participation of the educational community and of the administration and researchers of pedagogical leadership.
Arturo Galán, Dean of the Faculty of Education at UNED
Mercedes Esteban, Director of Research at EFSE
Lola Velarde, Director of Development and Secretary at CI