What Others Say About the

Value of Barry Sweeny's

Workshops, Keynotes & Presentations

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" Thanks so much for your presentation to the Association of Teacher Educators Induction Group in Los Angeles. It was so on-target! We've had so many positive comments thatwe would like you to be our keynoter next year in Atlanta." Dr. Leslie Huling, S.W. Texas State. Univ.

"We, the Milwaukee Teachers Mentor Program really enjoyed your symposium last week! At our meeting last Friday we voted to purchase all of your fine mentoring resources . Thank you so much." - Mary Ellen McCarty, MPS/MTEA Mentor

"Thank you for agreeing to be the presenter in Missouri NEA's Professional Development Series for four, one-day mentor trainings. MNEA is looking forward to working with you." - Marty Pavlik, Professional Development Director, Missouri NEA

 "The training you provided last year resulted in an excellent foundation for the new mentors. This letter confirms our plans to repeat the training this year." -Claudia Kasper, Director of Human Resources, Hinsdale Elementary School District, Hinsdale, IL

"Thank you for a truly motivating three days! I am so excited about the potential benefits. You definitely saved the best for last. I continue to reflect back on your inspirational & 'gutsy'. presentation. Thanks!" - Dr. Victoria Sybert, Texas Tech Univ. Lubbock, Texas

"You have an extensive knowledge of assessment, curriculum, school improvement and, what may be most valuable, a common sense, practical approach to helping us solve our own problems. I appreciate your ability to handling the tough task we gave you."
-Maureen McKeough, Dir. Staff Dev./Assessment, Schaumburg Sch. Distr. 54, Schaumburg, IL

"You just keep on giving and giving. What a tremendous role model you have been for us." -Dr. Joan Vydra, President, Illinois Staff Development Council, Affiliate of NSDC

"Thanks for a most effective session . The next day the chair person came in a gave me a hug and said 'Thank you for bringing in Barry.' Now, how's that for positive feed back !" -Dr. Lori Davis, Asst. Supt. Kaneland School District 302, Maple Park, IL.

"Barry's ability to organize & plan is superior. He handles both the details & the 'big picture'. The consistency of his star performances make him so valuable ." -Lois Andrews, Dir. of Staff Development, District 200, Wheaton, IL

"Please accept my sincerest thanks for your presentation at our Spring ISDC meeting. You were such a pro at presenting and I was very impressed. You were upbeat and so organized that I know the audience was genuinely engaged with you." Guy Todnem, President, Illinois Staff Development Council.


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