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Institute Overview

The Innovative Leaders Institute is based on the premise that highly effective leaders have an impact on the quality and practices of the classroom teachers. Teachers in the classroom, in turn, have the largest impact on student achievement. With the right skills, leaders can impact teaching practices and student achievement by focusing the entire school’s resources for the good of its students.

Our institute is designed to help you:

  • Create and promote a school climate and culture that embraces innovation
  • Be the instructional leader of the school
  • Select and support school staff

After the year-long experience, you will leave with:

  • A clear framework of leadership at an innovative school
  • Increased capacity to promote innovative, rigorous and relevant instructional practices across the curriculum
  • Specific, tested strategies to improve staff effectiveness, learning and teaching in an innovative school
  • The foundation you need to open an innovative or STEM school
  • Certificate of professional development contact hours
  • Optional: Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credit or university credit

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Our Model: Field-Tested, Adaptable Curriculum

The Innovative Leaders Institute is:

  • Facilitated by current innovative school leaders
  • Focused on approaches and strategies that can be immediately transferred and used with school staff and/or students
  • Adaptable to the needs of participants in tailor-made session
  • Designed to link you with like-minded leaders

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