Strong leaders are the best lever to make the greatest impact on the most students.
GLISI brings leadership development expertise and a deep knowledge of the Georgia context to the table, but what we value most is the time they invest in personalizing learning for our people.- Jeff Bearden, Superintendent , Forsyth County
If you looked at our calendars before our partnership with GLISI, you’d see the same number of meetings you see now. What’s changed is what is happening in those meetings.- Gina Williams, Superintendent , Tattnall County Schools
GLISI's Base Camp and Leadership Summit is an experience that I would encourage districts to think about as a multi-year experience. Calhoun City has truly benefited from sending multiple teams over a two year period, which has allowed us to build greater support, secure greater buy-in, and ensure sustained focus on our goal.- Peter Coombe, Director of Communications , Calhoun City Schools
I knew I was a good teacher, but attending Base Camp and Leadership Summit and having the opportunity to work side-by-side with key leaders (in breakout sessions) was critical in transforming my perspective on the change process and its possibilities. I understand now that the process is bigger than me and my classroom and that being a part of it is key to ensuring that my school and my community are places of excellence.- Carrie Staines, Teacher, Druid Hills High School , DeKalb County School District
GLISI’s Interim Executive Director, Dr. Leslie Hazle Bussey, recently penned an op-ed in The Atlanta Journal Constitution spotlighting the shortcoming of one-time, one-size-fits-all “superhero” leadership prep programs versus real-time, on-the-job training experiences that account for differences in educational contexts and read more...
Are you passionate about ensuring all students have access to a high-quality education, are skilled at building and cultivating relationships, and enjoy working in a high-performing environment? You may be a perfect fit for our Business Development Manager position.
GLISI’s Deputy Director, Dr. Leslie Hazle Bussey, recently had an opportunity to speak with WABE’s Martha Dalton about what it takes to successfully turn around struggling schools. Check out her insights: http://news.wabe.org/post/how-one-atlanta-principal-trying-turn-school-around
Performance Based Modules (PBMs) are leadership curriculum designed with pre and post performance assessments which provide the learner real-time leadership instruction. GLISI’s PBMs specifically divide large performance tasks into segmented training sessions. They include excellent tools that are available as e-forms, which may be used to complete the module or independently as separate leadership templates.
Conducting Effective Meetings is a Performance-based Module containing specific strategies and tools for improving...
To find the right solutions for deficiencies in students’ achievement, those who are working...
How did leaders in a rural school district in middle Georgia consistently improve math outcomes for traditionally underperforming students? That is the
Education journals, conferences, and new books everywhere emphasize how important teacher leaders are to effective teaching and learning in schools. With