QTEL SUMMER INSTITUTES
SITE AND DISTRICT LEADERSHIP:
Designing and Implementing Quality Processes and Systems for the Education of English Learners
This institute is focused on building leadership expertise to support accelerated, quality education for English Learners and all other students. Accordingly, some of the topics to be learned in this institute include:
Why education needs a shift from understanding leadership expertise (knowledge + action) as fixed to understanding it as principled, evolving, dynamic, and contextual.
How to read a school context in order to design and introduce powerful change that succeeds
How to design structures and processes that support equity and excellence for children and adults
How to support teachers as they design and enact high challenge, high support lessons which weave the development of conceptual, analytical and language practices seamlessly