Field-Led Course 2

2024-2025 FLC 2
Professional Perspectives: Personnel Leadership

Course Overview

This course explores the knowledge, technical abilities, and interpersonal skills required for effective personnel leadership. School leaders interact with a variety of individuals and groups within the school and in the community. They work individually with teachers and other staff daily as they supervise, coach professional growth, and evaluate performance. They also work at a group level with various staff, parent, and community members to develop collaborative planning and problem-solving mindsets.  As they develop teams, foster collaboration, and support the growth and development of staff, school leaders build capacity to achieve successful outcomes for students.


Cheryl Chuckryis a Staff Officer in the Professional and French Language Services Department at The Manitoba Teachers’ Society. She is passionate about working and learning with adult learners and supporting members in leading and learning. Cheryl has 25 years of experience in schools in various roles, such as a K-12 French Immersion teacher, vice-principal, principal, and consultant. She also has a background in coaching and student services roles.

Brahim Ould Baba is the Department Head for the Professional & French Language Services Department and the Instructor of Record for this course. Dr. Brahim Ould Baba is the Professional and French Language Services Department Head at The Manitoba Teachers’ Society. In this capacity, he oversees the professional learning programs and services. He is passionate about supporting members in the areas of equity and diversity in schools, and Francophone Education. Brahim has worked as a K-12 teacher, consultant, and university instructor.


This course will be delivered virtually.

Class Dates and Time

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on:

  • Saturday, September 21, 2024
  • Saturday, October 19, 2024
  • Saturday, November 23, 2024
  • Saturday, January 18, 2024
  • Saturday, February 22, 2024
  • Saturday, March 15, 2024

Cost for 2024-2025 FLC-2

$650 (MTS Members)

$725 (Non-Members)


Register here for 2022-2023 FLC-2 – Professional Perspectives: Personnel Leadership

*Registration closes September 3, 2024, or when event reaches capacity.

Questions about registration should be directed to


Successful completion of all six classes with additional readings and assignments will meet the requirements for a 3-credit hour Field-Led university course credit. For information on the Certificate in School Leadership, see Certificate in School Leadership Guidelines to Qualification (

Please note: In order to have the Field-led credit transferred to your program, you must be registered in:

  • a post baccalaureate program in Educational Administration at either the University of Manitoba, or Université de Saint Boniface; OR
  • a Master of Education program at Brandon University.

You must also obtain a Letter of Permission from that university prior to the start of the Field-led course. Check with your university regarding deadlines for application.

The Manitoba Teachers’ Society also offers this Field-led course in an AUDITED version for Professional Learning purposes – assignments are not required to be completed, no Letter of Permission is required from your university and no university credits will be applied.

Cost for 2024-2025 FLC-2 (AUDITED) 

$525 (MTS Members)

$650 (Non-Members)

Register here for 2024-2025 FLC-2 – (AUDITED) Professional Perspectives: Personnel Leadership

*Registration closes September 3, 2024 or when event reaches capacity.

See Professional Perspectives FLC 2 Course Outline here