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.
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. Any school identified for comprehensive support and improvement will be required to participate in the Leading for School Improvement Institute.
Access Institute content at the Leading for School Improvement Resource page. Contact InformationTiara Booker-DwyerExecutive DirectorOffice of Leadership Development and School ImprovementMaryland State Department of Education200 W. Baltimore StreetBaltimore, MD 21201-2595Office Phone: 410.767.3676Email:
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
410-767-0100 • 1-888-246-0016
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