2018-2019 Leading for School Improvement Institute

The Leading for School Improvement Institute provides customized support to school leadership teams to improve school performance. Participants engage in a year-long, job-embedded professional learning experience grounded in effective practices for school improvement.  In-depth training will be provided on identifying needs, data-informed decision making, improving student outcomes, engaging the community, and transforming instruction and school culture. Participants function as a community of practice led by leadership coaches to support the continuous improvement cycle. School leadership teams will be selected to participate based on school performance.

The Institute will start with a retreat on July 24, 25, and 26, 2018 for principals only. Review the Leading for School Improvement Institute Agendathat covers Institute convenings and topics that will be addressed.

School leaders will be invited by the Office of Leadership Development and School Improvement to participate based on school performance. Eligible schools are those where 61% or more student earned a performance level of one or two on the state assessments for English language arts and mathematics. If space becomes available, the Institute will be open to additional schools. School leaders can register by completing the Leading for School Improvement Institute Interest Form.



Contact Information
Tiara Booker-Dwyer
Executive Director
Office of Leadership Development and School Improvement
Maryland State Department of Education
200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
Office Phone: 410.767.3676
Email: tiara.booker-dwyer@maryland.gov