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 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
GLISI’s VP of Operations and Talent, Dr. Meca Mohammed, recently chatted with WABE’s Martha Dalton about our latest research on identifying and leveraging teacher leaders to support principals in the school improvement process. Check out the full interview!
On October 26, 2016 GLISI staff, family, and friends convened at PricewaterhouseCoopers to celebrate 50 cohorts of our flagship training, Base Camp and Leadership Summit. Special guest speakers included Former Governor of Georgia, Roy Barnes; President of Chattahoochee Technical College, read more...
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