Returning for its 7th year in a virtual location, the Midwest Leadership Summit (#MWLS21), sponsored by Butler County ESC and Hamilton County ESC, brings highly sought-after educational experts to southwest Ohio for four days of learning, reflecting, and connecting.

What to expect at the 2021 Midwest Leadership Summit!

Don’t miss out on new features like exciting On-Demand Content and Leadership Labs, along with these nationally known speakers:

Elena Aguilar | Mike Kleba | Ryan O’Hara

Elena Aguilar is author of the top-selling titles The Art of Coaching, The Art of Coaching Teams, Onward, and Coaching for Equity. Mike Kleba and Ryan O’Hara are co-authors of Otherful.

Previous Speakers


  • Jimmy Casas – Start. Right. Now. – Teach and Lead for Excellence
  • Katie Novak – Inside the Box


  • Katie Martin – Teaching and Leading in a Changing World
  • George Couros – Leading Innovative Teaching and Learning


  • Mike Rutherford – The Artisan Leader… Recognizing and Developing Excellent Instruction
  • Pedro Noguera – Educational Excellence Through Equity: Five Principles of Courageous Leadership to Guide Achievement for Every Student


  • Todd Whitaker – What Great Leaders Do Differently
  • Eric Sheninger – Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing Times


  • Eric Jensen – Get an Amazing “Trifecta” of the 3 Most Powerful Tools Any Change Agent Could Possibly Want or Have!
  • Anthony Muhammad – The Will to Lead and the Skill to Teach: Transforming Schools at Every Level


  • Dr. Mike Schmoker – Elevating the Essentials to Radically Improve Student Learning
  • Dr. Gail Latta and Dr. Leo Bradley – Leading Change
  • Eric Thomas – Leadership and Change

The Midwest Leadership Summit is co-sponsored by

Butler County ESC and Hamilton County ESC.

Strengthen your leadership team and learn strategies to make positive changes in the culture and achievement of your organization!

Registration is open! Click to reserve your seat.

JUNE 1 – JUNE 4, 2021

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