This session will address strategies on how to work with your school board during these difficult and unprecedented times. The emphasis of this session will focus on the importance of building trust and communications with district stakeholders.

Featured Presenters:

  • Dr. Jerry Longo, Superintendent (Ret.), The University of Pittsburgh/The Superintendents’ Forum
  • Dr. Diane Kirk, (Superintendent (Ret.), The University of Pittsburgh/Tri-State Study Council
  • Dr. John DiSanti, Superintendent (Ret.)/Educational Consultant

Transform for Tomorrow is a virtual series for Superintendents and School Leaders, who are already preparing for what will be a very different 2020-21 school year. Incredibly – in a matter of just weeks – schools have adapted remarkably to new ways of preparing teachers, educating students, and supporting parents. This virtual series presents opportunities to share and learn from one another how schools might, together, make plans for what comes next, no matter what tomorrow brings. The program will consist of 11, one-hour collaborative virtual sessions to be chosen by the participants. All sessions are free and virtual, hosted via

For more info, contact: Dr. Bart Rocco, Grable Fellow: or Dr. Bille Rondinelli, Grable Fellow: