The Class of 2015 enjoyed the last-ever class at the Westminster Retreat on October 2nd in Alamo. An ideal setting for Leadership San Ramon Valley, Westminster Retreat has provided a peaceful, quiet place for our Retreat Day meetings. Westminster is surrounded by informal gardens and 100 year-old oak trees. To the east, enjoy a spectacular view of Mt. Diablo and to the west, the golden hills of Las Trampas Regional Park.
During this session, participants acquire an understanding of the new forms of communication and the impact to the business world, publishing and media; gain insight into the how the various types of new media inflluences public opinion and practice interview skills that can be critical when “The Media Comes a Calling.”
Leaders gain an appreciation for the diversity of issues facing today’s educators and the educational system, and gain insight into how these issues impact our local education community (San Ramon Valley Unified School District). Members also have opportunities to observe student learning and school climate through classroom observations and shadowing a local school principal.