Bright futures need strong leaders.
We aspire to a world schools and communities pursue breakthrough success for all students—regardless of race, geography, or family income. To get there, we work in partnership with leaders, school systems, and sister organizations in Georgia and beyond. In FY2020 we served:
Stories from the Field
Check out the difference our free, virtual community is making for educators on the front lines and learn how to join:
Check out how we are developing the social-emotional skills of leaders to drive culture change:
How We Grow Leaders
Growth happens outside a leader's comfort zone. We help leaders stretch themselves and translate new awareness into action through deliberate and authentic opportunities to learn and practice with feedback. Learning isn' t linear and the path to more excellent and equitable schools isn't either.
Real learning looks like leaders, moving back and forth, on this continuum as they stretch, experiment, fail, try again, and grow.
2020: Power Up
Our 2020 Annual Report illuminates the stories of leaders who "powered up" their teams and communities to reimagine school and ensure students' learning, safety and sense of belonging during a trying and difficult year.
2019: Mission in Action
Uplift. Transform. Create. Build. These four verbs represent GLISI’s roadmap for action. This annual report is a scrapbook of our first year living our revamped mission to uplift school leaders > transform mindsets and action > create vibrant cultures of innovation > build excellent and equitable schools.