Fierce Conversations Refresher Series
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Fierce Conversations Refresher Series
Presented by: Carolyn Gartke
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, March 02, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Session Location:
Virtual Online, Any location, AB GET DIRECTIONS
About the Session:

This series is best suited to participants who have completed Fierce Conversation Training as it will review the Fierce Principles and Conversation Models. Throughout the series, participants will identify current barriers and challenges in having “real” conversations, and participate in group discussion and learning on challenging conversation scenarios from an educational context. Each participant will be encouraged to actively engage in break-out room conversations and participate in personal goal-setting, action and accountability around important conversations.

About the Presenter(s):
Carolyn Gartke

Carolyn Gartke is a visionary and results-oriented individual with a wide range of leadership experiences in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Lithuania. Beginning her career as K-12 educator and moving on to experiences in the areas of non-profit, educational administration, and government, Carolyn has always believed in investing herself in the personal and career development of those with whom she works. As an innovative, creative, and solution-oriented individual, she seeks to empower others to be "possibility" thinkers in terms of visioning and problem-solving, whether in developing a strategic plan or in day-to-day interactions.

Carolyn's warm and committed coaching presence, along with a willingness to ask "the hard questions," establishes a trusting partnership which leads to results. Her coaching clients have included educational leaders, medical professionals, human resources professionals, non-profit administrators, consultants, and small business owners.

Carolyn holds an M.Ed. in Administration and Leadership from the University of Alberta.Carolyn is accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF) as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC); holds a Systemic Team Coaching Certificate; and is certified to deliver EQi 2.0 and EQ360, Strength Deployment Inventory, and Fierce Conversations.

Carolyn has been happily married for 30 years and is blessed with four amazing children, two lovely daughters-in-law, and two very special grandchildren. In her spare time Carolyn enjoys reading, running, travelling and spending time with family.

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

Registration Fee:



Administrator/Administration, Learning Coaches/Accompagnateur pédagogique, Teachers/Enseignant

Grade Level:

K-12/Tous niveaux Maternelle à 12

Registration Notes:

You must have completed the Fierce Conversations Training Series to be eligible to participate in this series.

Participants will need their personal copies of the book and resources used in their original training sessions.

Also scheduled is the Fierce Conversations Professional Learning Community Series, if you are interested, please register: