THAILAND PROGRAM FOR SCHOOL LEADERS-2010
REVIEW IN PICTURES
Dr. Linda Orozco

Our team of 9 California
administrators worked in
Chiang Mai, Thailand in
July 2010.  They
completed an international  
leadership certificate
program combined with
work on Tier II,
California's Professional
Administrative Credential.
Bravo!

Amporn Suwanpratet is our Thai coordinator in
Chiang Mai.  Her knowledge, patience and kind
spirit guides our team to all things 'Thai'.  
Thanks for all her help arranging the hotel, the
visit to the "Monk University', Old Chiang Mai
Cultural Center, weekend excursions, and many
all other special assistance!
Ka-poon-kaa, Amporn!
Beautiful Chiang Mai,
Thailand
From moat to mountains...
A visit to the UNITED STATE
CONSULATE in Chiang Mai, Thailand
& meeting with Consular Officer Dean
Tidwell.
The OLD CHIANG MAI CULTURAL CENTER introduced the team to Thai
music, dancing and food, too.
MONTFORT COLLEGE welcomes our team
and their Powerpoint presentations, too!
The Demonstration
School at Chiang Mai
University.  A meeting
& discussion with
administrators, &
school tour by students.
Local Transportation: Cheap, fast
and fun!  The 'Red Bus' (song-tao)....
WRITING IN THAI is HARD... But our
Handwriting Champ is Patrick Garcia.
Congratulations!!!  
A few favorite pictures..  & where's Jeanne?
A school focused on serving HILLTRIBE STUDENTS is Suksasongkro School.  We
met with school administrators, toured the school, observed classes, and donated
gifts to this very deserving school population.
Visiting BUDDHIST UNIVERSITY:
Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya College at Wat Suan Dok
HILLTRIBE SCHOOL:
Suksasongkro School
THAI COOKING CLASS
California School
administrators make great
students, too!

CONGRATULATIONS to our 7th 'Thai Team'
of California School Administrators!  
Bravo for their adventurous spirit, international savvy and
Thai-style!

Katherine Carter, Manzanita SEED, Oakland
Tom Drescher, Tamalpais Union High School District
Melinda Fowler, Irvine Unified School District
Patrick Garcia, Monrovia Unified School District
Paula Harvey, El Tejon Unified School District
Suzanne Heck, Monrovia Unified School District
Jeanne Mellor, Alameda Unified School District
Jonathan Tiongco, Youth Policy Institute Charter Schools
Sally Truong, Youth Policy Institute Charter Schools
&
Amporn Suwanpratet, Coordinator &
Dr. Linda Orozco, President, Leadership Innovation
For program information visit: http://leadership-innovation.org