Successfully leading a school turnaround is difficult work that requires leaders to have specific underlying competencies and to take strategic, high-leverage actions. This professional learning module, developed through a partnership between the Center on Great Teachers and Leaders, the Center on School Turnaround, Public Impact, and the University of Virginia Darden/Curry Partnership for Leaders in Education, provides state and district leaders with tools to coach and develop school turnaround leaders to take key leader actions.
- Understand the connection between turnaround leader competencies and the actions of successful turnaround principals and leadership teams.
- Learn strategies for coaching and developing turnaround principals and supporting implementation of key turnaround leader actions.
Materials include a facilitator’s guide, a PowerPoint presentation, handouts, and a school leader development plan template in Excel. Download copies of each file below, or request copies of the materials in Microsoft Word format by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
These materials may be used and adapted to fit the needs of the state and local context. To cite the content, please use the following statement: These materials have been adapted in whole or in part with permission from the Center on Great Teachers and Leaders, the Center on School Turnaround at WestEd, Public Impact, and the University of Virginia Darden/Curry Partnership for Leaders in Education.