February Program Day: Overnight Advance

Date & Time: Friday, February 21 9:00 PM – Saturday, February 22 4:00 PM

Location: Wylie Inn and Conference Center
295 Hale Street, Beverly, MA, 01915


  • Build a team that can learn together and set foundation for the year ahead
  • Learn about our own and others’ group styles
  • Explore how our identities shape our lived experiences, leadership, and worldview
  • Reflect on and discuss principles of leading towards equity
  • Understand the LeadBoston framework
  • Online Learning Module 1: Talking about identity

Agenda- Download Agenda

Friday, February 21st

  • 9:00 am – Welcome & warm-up exercise
  • Group Styles
  • Break
  • Group Styles, continued
  • Lunch
  • Identity and definitions discussion
  • Break (time to check-in to the hotel)
  • Isms, Systems of Inequality and the 4 I’s
  • Debrief and wrap-up
  • 6:00 pm – Dinner

Saturday, February 22nd

  • 8:30 am β€“ Welcome and overview 
  • Dialogue practices 
  • The concept of Equity 
  • Break 
  • LeadBoston Framework and the Iceberg 
  • Lunch 
  • Online Learning Module 1: Talking about identity    
  • Leadership Commitments 
  • Break 
  • Synthesis and goal-setting discussions 
  • 4:00 pm – Evaluations, next steps, and closing 


If you get lost, please contact the front desk at Wylie Inn at 866.333.0859. For all other matters, contact Rachael at 617.297.7431 β€“ keep in mind that you may not get an immediate response once the program begins. 

Please reference the next page for Frequently Asked Questions. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Friday February 21st 9:00am to Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 4:00pm
Wylie Inn and Conference Center at Endicott College
295 Hale Street, Beverly, MA 01915
(866) 333-0859

Answers to Questions

  • Dress is casual
  • Each person will have their own private room
  • Meeting rooms, hotel rooms, and dining areas are all in one facility
  • Nourishment – Coffee, water, and snacks served all day. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are hot meals.
  • Fitness options – There is an on-site exercise room, we are located on the ocean and there are beautiful running and walking routes from the Inn.
  • Programming will go until 6pm on Friday, followed by a dinner with a cash bar and time to relax and socialize afterwards
  • Travel – the Inn is accessible by car and by commuter rail via the Newburyport/Rockport Line.


Complete the following readings before our program day:

Watch the following video to prepare for our program day: