Educational leadership makes a difference and has a significant correlation with high quality teaching and student achievement, with the determining factor being whether leaders focus on and understand the appropriate changes needed to improve their schools, as well as the leadership practices associated with implementing those changes.

Strong educational leaders know the value of teacher leaders who help to forge a shared vision and are vested in decision-making related to program improvement. Significant impact on academic achievement is realized when leaders actively empower teachers to engage in collaborative and self-directed professional learning.

The SABES Program Support PD Center provides support intended to build the capacity of directors to move from transactional to transformative leaders who create opportunities for staff development that promotes teacher leadership and innovative solutions.

Looking for ways to connect with Program Management and Educational Leadership PD?

  1. Create a SABES account and set your notifications for Program Management and Educational Leadership
  2. Check the SABES Calendar for PD
  3. Review our asynchronous, "On Demand" PD series. 

Planning for Spring NRS Assessments: Leveraging Lessons Learned: The SABES Program Support PD Center (PSPDC) and Center for Educational Assessment (CEA) have teamed up to offer a workshop on developing and implementing solutions to this year’s challenges related to planning, administering, and scoring NRS assessments remotely. This pre-recorded session is accessible any time and addresses: 

  • MAPT-CCR
  • BEST Plus 2.0
  • TABE CLAS-E

Program Management and Educational Leadership: Upcoming Events

08/04/2021

Directors’ Sharing and Learning Group - Boston (Online Facilitated)

In response to requests from our May Directors' Sharing Group meetings, we have scheduled August sessions to support your efforts...

08/04/2021

Directors’ Sharing and Learning Group - West (Online Facilitated)

In response to requests from our May Directors' Sharing Group meetings, we have scheduled August sessions to support your efforts...

08/10/2021

Directors’ Sharing and Learning Group - Central and Southeast (Online Facilitated)

In response to requests from our May Directors' Sharing Group meetings, we have scheduled August sessions to support your efforts...

Program Management and Educational Leadership: Resources, Research and Curriculum

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To support programs in meeting enrollment targets, the Program Support PD Center compiled this Guide to Recruting, Onboarding, and Enrollment...

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The Summative Reflection Template is designed to help those engaged in the Educator Growth and Effectiveness (EGE) model to document the evidence on...

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A set of resources and handouts from the National Association of State Directors of Adult Education (NASDAE), including for distance learning, HSE...

Program Management and Educational Leadership: Our Team