Leadership Academy

School Nurse Virtual Leadership Academy 2024

January – December 2024

Monthly workshops with a small cohort

Open to aspiring and experienced school nurses and school nurse administrators.

The overall objective is to strengthen leadership confidence, values, and competencies

in order to improve student health and achievement.

Outcomes include identifying competencies for improvement and leadership style, creating a plan for professional growth, and demonstrating best practices for leadership.

Drs. Jenny Gormley & Kathy Hassey, experienced School Nurse Leaders/Educators with a combined 46 years of school health experience, are providing this professional learning opportunity for a small cohort of school nurses using ANA/NASN Standards of Practice and best practices for professional development and continuing nursing education.

Total 40 contact hours

$749 per person for this unique 1-year professional learning experience

All monthly virtual workshop sessions will be 7-8:30 pm Eastern Standard Time, using our Zoom platform. Date and time may change based on cohort member availability.

Contact Hours include individual work on your own schedule and live virtual workshops. Guest speakers will join some of the virtual workshops.

Information and Registration here


Topic Title

Developing the Leader in YouJanuary
Individual consultationsFebruary
Conflict Management: essential conversations for team buildingMarch
Tech Talk: using technology effectivelyApril
Data is Your Friend: using data to tell your storyApril
Advocacy & Presenting to Your Community: embracing the opportunityMay
Finance, Budgeting, Grant Writings: bringing power to your practiceJune
Individual/Group consultationsAugust
Networking: building relationships for successSeptember
Evaluation: making it more than an exerciseOctober
Legal Requirements & Policy Development: finding leverage opportunitiesNovember
Celebrating ExpertiseDecember  

Northeastern University School of Nursing provides 40 contact hours for the full series of monthly workshops and independent work.

Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on accreditation.

Massachusetts DESE PDP Provider Number 2016U018

Purchase Orders accepted; contact Kathy Hassey, k.hassey@northeastern.edu

Cancellation/administrative processing fee: $50.00 Planners and Speakers have no conflict of interest to declare.

Presenters will share any changes to conflict of interest and commercial support prior to workshops.

Updated October 10, 2022

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