• principalkafele@gmail.com
  • (201) 424-0201

Principal Kafele's Workshops & Keynotes

Workshop Titles & Descriptions

SCHOOL LEADERSHIP (full and half day available)

CLASSROOM TEACHING (full and half day available)



Contact Principal Kafele today to speak at your next conference, inservice, event or program at PrincipalKafele@gmail.com or (201) 424-0201

Keynote Titles (inquire within for descriptions)


  • Avoiding School Leadership Burnout
  • Climate & Culture are a Reflection of MY Leadership!
  • Does Instruction Thrive Under My Leadership: A Discussion on Effective Instructional Leadership
  • “Who Is That Leading MY School?” – An Examination of the Principal’s Leadership Identity, Presence & Impact
  • “What Defines MY Leadership?” – An examination of the Principal’s Leadership Mission, Purpose, Vision & Value
  • “Is My School a Better School BECAUSE I Lead It?”
  • The Intentionality of School Leadership Effectiveness
  • Critical Leadership Questions for Inspiring Schoolwide Excellence (THE PRINCIPAL 50)
  • Your Leadership is the Number One Determinant of Your School’s Success
  • Extraordinary Results Require an Extraordinary Attitude
  • Diversity, Race and Equity: Considering All of the Learners
  • Positioning Your Students for Greatness!
  • The BEST Principal is a “BAM Principal!”
  • The BEST School is a “BAM School!”
  • Your School’s Brand Determines Student Outcomes
  • School Leadership Strategies for Closing the ATTITUDE GAP
  • School Leadership Strategies for Creating a Climate and Culture of Excellence
  • School Leadership Strategies for Empowering Black Males to Achieve in School and in Life
  • School Leadership Strategies for Transforming the Attitudes of At-Risk Students
  • Effective School Leadership for Today’s Urban Schools
  • So You’re Ready to be a Principal? Let’s Talk
  • So You Aspire to Become a School Administrator? LET’S TALK!
  • Maximizing the Strengths of the Assistant Principal Beyond the Role of School Disciplinarian


  • Just One Teacher Can Completely Alter the Trajectory of a Child
  • “There’s Nothing Wrong With Me…I Just Don’t Learn the Way You Teach”
  • Climate & Culture Cannot Be Transformed With Disciplinarian Referrals
  • YOUR Power is in YOUR Attitude
  • Closing the ATTITUDE GAP: How to Fire Up Your Students to Strive for Excellence
  • Critical Questions for Inspiring Classroom Excellence (THE TEACHER 50)
  • “Just Level the Playing Field and Watch Me Excel!” – Confronting Classroom Inequity Toward Students of Color and Underserved Students
  • Motivating, Educating and Empowering the Black Male Learner
  • YOU MATTER…You Make a Difference!
  • The BEST Teacher is a “BAM Teacher!”
  • The BEST Classroom is a “BAM Classroom!”
  • Every Student Deserves a ROCK STAR Teacher
  • “Teacher, Do You Really Think You Know Me?”
  • Every Student Deserves Teachers Who Are Absolutely “Fired Up” About Them!
  • You Don’t Have Discipline Problems…It’s BIGGER Than That
  • Refueling When Your Tank is Almost Empty
  • You are the Number One Determinant of Your Students’ Classroom Success
  • Extraordinary Results Require an Extraordinary Attitude
  • The Intentionality of Classroom Excellence


  • Motivating, Educating and Empowering Your Sons
  • Empowering Parents Toward Inspiring Their Children
  • Principal Kafele’s 50 “I’s” For Effective Parenting
  • The Intentionality of Parenting Excellence


  • Wake Up!!!
  • To Be a Man
  • To Be a Husband
  • To Be a Father


  • School District Convocations
  • Conferences (Educators, Parents and Youth)
  • Conferences (Colleges and Universities)
  • New Teacher Orientations
  • Graduations (All Levels)
  • Martin Luther King Celebrations and Services
  • Black History Month Programs
  • Kwanzaa Celebrations
  • Rites of Passage Ceremonies
  • Student “Empowerment” Meetings
  • Church Messages
  • Juvenile Detention Facilities
  • Prisons
  • Halfway Houses