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The Fundamental Five
The Formula for Quality Instruction

Come join us with Sean Cain and Mike Laird who will provide a Leadership Training and Problem Solving Session designed to create:

A. Systems for Success

B. High Yield Instructional Practices

C. Consistent Lesson Closures

D. A Observation System Aligned to T-TESS


Important Workshop Information:

This workshop will focus on the Five Fundamentals of effective instruction based on Sean Cain's and Mike Laird's books, Fundamental Five and Close like a Boss. The Fundamental Five is designed to help struggling and at-risk students thrive and compete in academic settings. Join us for this session with the authors themselves!


About the author's:

Sean Cain spent the formative years of his career working in difficult instructional settings. Recognized for the success of his students and the systems he designed and implemented, he quickly progressed through the instructional leadership ranks. This culminated in his last public education position as State Director of Innovative School Redesign (Texas). Currently, Cain serves as the Chief Idea Officer for Lead Your School (LYS), a confederation of successful school leaders dedicated to improving student, campus, and district performance. A passionate speaker, Cain is a sought-after national presenter and trains educators in school districts across the country. 

Mike Laird is a retired assistant superintendent, adjunct professor, and U.S. Army Reserve Major. The co-author of the several popular books on instruction and school operations, his work continues on campuses across the country supporting teachers and mentoring school leaders. A respected national presenter, Laird combines his school and military leadership experience to prepare today’s educator to succeed in the modern high stakes school accountability environment.


Dimension 2.2: Content Knowledge and Expertise; Standard 1 - Instructional Leadership

Registration ends at 11:59 PM on Monday, July 10, 2023

Workshop ID:
Credits Available:
(6) CPE
(6) Attendance Hour(s)
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The Fundamental Five
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Contact Person:
Rebecca Casas
Rebecca Casas
Eunice Salazar-Banks
Yvonne Benavides
Dominique Janeway
Date Time Location
7/13/2023 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM ESC Region 2, Room 3-23
209 North Water St.
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401-2528
phone: (361)561-8400 fax:(361)883-3442
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