1-1:50 Breakout Session 1, Academic Staff Conference Jan. 21, 2010
Room: Phoenix Room A

Download Bill Collar’s presentation packet (pdf)

This session will personalize the information from the opening presentation. Participants have the opportunity to do self-assessments in the areas of leadership, communication and personal motivation.

Bill Collar
Motivational Speaker and Humorist

Bill Collar was a social studies teacher and football coach for 35 years, the last 29 at Seymour High School. He has been recognized as Social Studies Teacher of the Year, Wisconsin Teacher of the Year, and Wisconsin Football Coach of the Year. He coached state champions in football and track. A unique motivational speaker, Bill combines a rich treasure of motivational principles with common sense and humorous anecdotes. After speaking part-time for 20 years Bill now shares his message with audiences throughout the Midwest.

He has authored two books, Exceeding the Standards: Teaching with Pride, Poise, and Passion and It’s More than A Game, a character-building book for youth. Bill has spoken with groups ranging from the Wisconsin Badger Rose Bowl Champions to the national sales staff for Riddell, Inc.