CCSSO's Innovation Manager explains the development of leadership competencies and steps to help state leaders use them effectively.
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September 28, 2017
September 26, 2017
A set of competencies, developed by CCSSO and Jobs for the Future, can help school leaders improve practices in learner-centered schools.
July 20, 2017
To build a professional culture that embraces deeper learning, leaders need to walk the talk, a former EL Education principal says.
July 19, 2017
A former principal suggests that improving teacher practice requires leaders to engage teachers in improvement and providing time and support for teacher collaboration.
July 17, 2017
An EL Education school shows that a focus on deeper learning demands leaders who trust and support teachers to create rich curriculum and to engage students as whole beings rather than simply as data points.
April 21, 2017
The Innovation Lab Network at CCSSO is identifying the competencies needed for school leaders in personalized, learner-centered environments.
September 21, 2016
New studies confirm the importance of teacher collaboration and the role of school leadership in fostering it.
June 06, 2016
Iowa BIG, a competency-based program option for high school students in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, exemplifies qualities of transformational leadership for student-centered learning.
May 12, 2015
A Massachusetts school's success stems from creating shared experiences in the service of learning, writes Kathleen Cushman.
April 13, 2015
Transforming schools and districts for deeper learning for all students requires a different set of abilities than those required in Industrial Age Schools, writes Carmen Coleman of the University of Kentucky's Center for Innovation.