What Steve Does

A master of the stage, Steve Constantino combines stories from his rich and rewarding career in education with his unique brand of humor that leaves every audience wanting more. Each year his words and work inspire thousands.

“Every time I hear him speak, I leave inspired and proud of my chosen profession.”

– Conference Participant.  

“Dr. Steve Constantino delivered the keynote address during the 2014 Annual National Convention. His presentation was funny, dynamic, engaging and relatable.  Members from across the country have shared that they thought Dr. Constantino was one of the best Convention keynote speakers in recent years.”

– Otha Thornton, Past President, National PTA

Dr. Steve Constantino is one of the most sought after keynote/endnote speakers and workshop leaders in the United States. His successful and innovative career in leadership both in business and education coupled with his many years of research, writing and practice in the field of family engagement in education place him in a very unique position. His messages of engagement, innovation and entrepreneurial leadership find him at ease and in command of his audiences in both business and educational settings.

Keynote/Endnote Presentations

Whether a national educational or business organization, Fortune 500 Company or school district, Steve will captivate your audience and motivate them to reach beyond the norm.

As a keynote or endnote presenter, Steve energizes audiences with his knowledge, passion, stories of successful practice, engaging humor, storytelling and unique knack for telling it like it is. Whether you are planning a national conference, business conference, leadership seminar or an opening convocation for your staff, Steve will ensure that your group is energized to start your conference or leave excited, upbeat and motivated.

Topics Include:

The Universal Principles of Engagement: Whether a fortune 500 company or a local elementary school, these ideas can help leverage the engagement of people, renew their energy and improve organizational productivity.

Engage Every Family: Five Simple Principles: Dr. Constantino is the nation’s leading practitioner in family engagement and has just released his latest book Engage Every Family: Five Simple Principles. His message of the power of family engagement is well known in education circles. Dr. Constantino also speaks to business and industry on the importance of supporting family engagement as a conduit to improved organizational productivity. Dr. Constantino is best known for his work in the area of family engagement and can assist any organization in leveraging better engagement.

Create A Success Culture: Culture doesn’t fall from the sky, it is created and manipulated by people in organizations. Organizational culture is a powerful tool that helps organizations meet and exceed their goals and, if left unchecked, can be the catalyst for disaster. With humor, passion and just the right amount of provocation, this keynote will motivate your organization to truly shape an organizational culture that brings about continuous improvement and success.

Leadership for 21st Century Organizations: In the new economy, businesses and educational institutions will thrive with leadership that is bold, visionary and entrepreneurial in nature. As an educational and business leader, Dr. Constantino shares the power of entrepreneurial leadership and how to cultivate remarkable success as a result.

Growing the Future: Engaging Business and Education: There is no doubt that now more than ever public education and the private sector must band together to support student transitions from high school through higher education and the workforce. Dr. Constantino makes a compelling case and provides practical examples of how business and education can join forces to meet the demands of the ever-changing workforce.

The Knowledge Economy: Re-Imagining Education and Business: We don’t often think of the economy as a driver of education reform. In this presentation, suitable for both business and education, Dr. Constantino makes a compelling case for the need to re-imagine education to meet the demands of the new knowledge economy. Because business and education share the same workforce, the ideas he presents about the needs of the modern worker and how organizations must adapt is a powerful and thought-provoking message for all.

Steve in Action!

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Workshops/Concurrent Sessions

Dr. Constantino is available to expand on any of the ideas presented above in workshops or conference concurrent sessions and can customize his message to your needs.

Engage Every Family: Five Simple Principles: Customized Professional Development for Districts and Schools

Dr. Constantino customizes short and long-term programs for schools and districts interested in engaging every family with a special emphasis on engaging those families that are traditionally disenfranchised from their children’s school. The Engage Every Family: Five Simple Principles capacity building program can be comprised of on-site training modules, web-based coaching for each school team or a blended approach. Read more about the Five Simple Principles.

Don’t see your specific need covered here?  Contact us. We are happy to listen to your goals and customize presentations to the specific needs of your organization.