FemLightenment Series

The FemLightenment Series is designed to bring those who identify as women together to share their experiences in educational leadership.

Each one-hour virtual session will take place on Saturday mornings from 10:00 – 11:00 am and are open to all members upon registration at no cost.

As part of the series, facilitators will be invited to share resources, strategies and practical ideas that participants can use to support their practice.

View the FemLightenment Series poster here


And Still We Rise! – Karen Brown

Join us for the very first session of this year’s Femlightenment series. A force to be reckoned with, Karen will share her insights about the importance of having women represent women at various tables where important decisions are made.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022

Click here to Register for Part I


Navigating Challenges and Biases in the Workplace – Jackie Connell

This presentation will explore the realities and impact of gender and race on women in leadership roles in education. While reflecting on their own leadership journey participants will examine ways in which to navigate gender and race related challenges and biases in the workplace.

Date: Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022

Click here to Register for Part II


Standing Tall – April Krahn

We commit to supporting our communities, our next generation, to serve as positive role models. Our mantra is “walk softly in moccasins with intention” yet, we quickly learn it is about wearing steel-toed boots and uncomfortable Lycra leggings while traversing a never-ending hike marred with potholes and quicksand. Thankfully, I have never worried about appearances or challenges. Looking ahead, I am standing tall and ready for the next adventure.

Date: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023

Click here to Register for Part III


Do You Need an Energy Boost? – Linda Edgecombe

Grab a coffee and join me for this interactive, lively way to give yourself that needed boost. I will lead you through an educational and highly humorous ride that will re-focus, re-energize and re-invent how you see your life and your work, as you move through 2022 and beyond.

Date: Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023

Click here to Register for Part IV