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  • Educational Challenges

    1. 1. Work Force Engaged Citizenry Educational Challenges State of Michigan’s ability to compete & participate globally Education Faces a Defining Moment
    2. 2. The Education Leadership Center Research and Professional Development Meets the Needs of Professionals in Practice Kenneth Stephen Burnley Senior Resident Fellow
    3. 3. In Appreciation of Your Expert Advice and Help <ul><li>Dean Ball SOE Brian Rowan </li></ul><ul><li>Dean Dolan RSOB Percy Bates </li></ul><ul><li>Dean Meares SSW David Featherman </li></ul><ul><li>SOE Faculty ELC Team </li></ul><ul><li>SOE Staff Project Consultants </li></ul><ul><li>PEO Staff </li></ul>
    4. 4. Biography
    5. 5. Purpose of Appointment <ul><li>Help the Dean and the School of Education think strategically about the Schools direction </li></ul><ul><li>Needs of professionals in practice </li></ul><ul><li>Needs of scholars </li></ul>
    6. 6. Responsibilities <ul><li>Executive education for state and local leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Research </li></ul><ul><li>Outreach/Service </li></ul><ul><li>Scholarship </li></ul><ul><li>Teaching and </li></ul><ul><li>Development </li></ul>
    7. 7. The Education Leadership Center (ELC) <ul><li>Blend two new venues with an established program under one umbrella the ELC </li></ul><ul><li>Components: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational Administration and Policy Program </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Catalyzing School Improvement in Michigan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Education Modules for School Leaders </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Addressing the needs of professionals in practice </li></ul><ul><li>The future </li></ul>
    8. 8. Educational Administration and Policy Program <ul><li>Summer courses </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Institutes/Forums/Summits </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>University credit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SB-CEU’s </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Course offerings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Curriculum </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Law, policy and politics </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. Catalyzing School Improvement in Michigan (CSIM) <ul><li>A research project Connecting Schools, Families, and Communities </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funded by the Kellogg Foundation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Prove student achievement will increase if all students come to school ready to learn </li></ul><ul><li>School of Education joins with other Schools and units within the University </li></ul><ul><li>Co-Principal Investigators Burnley & Rowan </li></ul>
    10. 10. Catalyzing School Improvement in Michigan (CSIM) <ul><li>Select aspects of the model : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Select school districts in Michigan are sites for the research project </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Community building </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consensus building </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Local foundation support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>University/school/community designed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grade levels: elementary – middle school </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Disciplines: literacy, math or science </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Internal behavioral control </li></ul></ul>
    11. 11. Professional Development for School Leaders <ul><li>On time delivery </li></ul><ul><li>On site delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Specific modules </li></ul><ul><li>Survey driven </li></ul>
    12. 12. <ul><li>Modules: </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Instructional Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Management </li></ul><ul><li>National Board Teacher Certification </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership Development Profile </li></ul><ul><li>School And Community Relations </li></ul>
    13. 13. School Leadership Professional Development Marketing <ul><li>Who? </li></ul><ul><li>What? </li></ul><ul><li>When? </li></ul><ul><li>Where? </li></ul><ul><li>How? </li></ul>
    14. 14. Work Force Engaged Citizenry Educational Challenges State of Michigan’s ability to compete & participate globally Education Faces a Defining Moment
    15. 15. Adequate Yearly Progress but too slowly Educational Challenges Test Scores – Student Achievement – Rising – Literacy – Mathematics – Science Current Rate Falls Short of Goal
    16. 16. <ul><li>Home </li></ul>Educational Challenges Poverty <ul><li>School </li></ul><ul><li>Healthcare </li></ul><ul><li>Social Services </li></ul>Unmet Student Needs Inadequate Instruction Legislative Inability to Solve school Finances Impoverished Neighborhoods
    17. 17. <ul><li>Home </li></ul>Educational Challenges <ul><li>School </li></ul><ul><li>Healthcare </li></ul><ul><li>Social Services </li></ul>Unmet Student Needs <ul><li>Limited Care for Poor </li></ul><ul><li>Obesity & </li></ul><ul><li>Nutrition </li></ul><ul><li>Special Needs </li></ul><ul><li>Mental Health </li></ul>
    18. 18. <ul><li>The University of Michigan Responds </li></ul><ul><li>The School of Education takes the lead </li></ul>Why now? Why us? <ul><li>The Education Leadership Center </li></ul>
    19. 19. <ul><li>Children Succeed in School </li></ul><ul><li>Welcoming Atmosphere </li></ul><ul><li>Strong Leadership </li></ul><ul><li>Connection to Early Care </li></ul><ul><li>Connects Culturally and Linguistically </li></ul><ul><li>Parental Involvement </li></ul><ul><li>Community Partnerships </li></ul><ul><li>Utilize Assessment Results </li></ul><ul><li>Constantly Seeks Improvement </li></ul>Kellogg’s SPARK Program <ul><li>Ready Children, </li></ul><ul><li>Ready Schools </li></ul><ul><li>Nine Pathways to Ready Schools </li></ul>Studied & Agree Build On Extend to P-12
    20. 20. <ul><li>Scale </li></ul><ul><li>Sustain </li></ul><ul><li>Replicate </li></ul><ul><li>Implement the 9 Pathways P-12 </li></ul><ul><li>Institutionalize the concept of schools, families & communities </li></ul><ul><li>Tie University research to the needs of professionals in practice </li></ul>Kellogg’s SPARK Program <ul><li>Ready Children, </li></ul><ul><li>Ready Schools </li></ul><ul><li>University of Michigan’s Intent to Build Upon & Extend the SPARK Initiative </li></ul>
    21. 21. How We’re Going To Get There… <ul><li>Holistic approach </li></ul>
    22. 22. <ul><li>Schools </li></ul><ul><li>Early </li></ul><ul><li>Childhood </li></ul><ul><li>P - 12 </li></ul>Holistic Approach <ul><li>Communities </li></ul><ul><li>Families </li></ul>
    23. 23. How We’re Going To Get There … <ul><li>Holistic approach </li></ul><ul><li>Professional development of school leaders </li></ul>
    24. 24. Systemic Professional Development of School Leaders <ul><li>Superintendents </li></ul><ul><li>Central Office Leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Principals </li></ul><ul><li>Assistant Principals </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher Leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Support Staff Leaders </li></ul><ul><li>VERTICAL TEAMS </li></ul>
    25. 25. How We’re Going To Get There… <ul><li>Holistic approach </li></ul><ul><li>Professional development of school leaders </li></ul><ul><li>University school partners </li></ul>
    26. 26. University Partners
    27. 27. How We’re Going To Get There… <ul><li>Holistic approach </li></ul><ul><li>Professional development of school leaders </li></ul><ul><li>University school partners </li></ul><ul><li>School and school district partners </li></ul>
    28. 28. School & District Partners Ready to be engaged Ready to be empowered Needs are clear Tri-County Alliance Wayne County Oakland County Macomb County Grand Rapids Public School District Detroit Public Schools Kalamazoo Public School District Washtenaw County ISD Greater Traverse City Public School District Lansing Public School District Pontiac Public School District Muskegon Heights Public School District Saginaw Public School District Flint Public School District Consortium of UP Districts & ISDs
    29. 29. How We Are Going to Get There… <ul><li>Holistic approach </li></ul><ul><li>Professional development of school leaders </li></ul><ul><li>University school partners </li></ul><ul><li>School and district partners </li></ul><ul><li>Policy partners </li></ul>
    30. 30. <ul><li>Schools and school districts </li></ul><ul><li>School leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Universities </li></ul><ul><li>Professional associations </li></ul><ul><li>Governor’s office </li></ul><ul><li>Michigan Department of Education </li></ul><ul><li>Early Childhood Investment Corp. </li></ul><ul><li>Citizens Research Council </li></ul><ul><li>Powers Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Chambers of Commerce </li></ul><ul><li>Mackinaw Center </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic & print media </li></ul>Policy Partners
    31. 31. <ul><li>School finance </li></ul><ul><li>Adequacy studies </li></ul><ul><li>Future MDE standards </li></ul><ul><li>Early childhood education for all </li></ul><ul><li>State of Michigan capital investment in school buildings </li></ul>Select Policy Issues
    32. 32. ISR’s Center for Advancing Research and Solutions for Society (CARSS) <ul><li>Cutting edge research performed at a national level </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Student achievement will increase if all students come to school ready to learn </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Three pillars </li></ul><ul><ul><li>K–5 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social emotional regulation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Zero to three </li></ul></ul>
    33. 33. ISR’s Center for Advancing Research and Solutions for Society (CARSS) <ul><li>Opened doors in Washington D.C. of associations for professionals in practice to scholars </li></ul><ul><li>From pilot to national demonstration </li></ul><ul><li>School Reform and Beyond (SRB) </li></ul>
    34. 34. Timeline for Catalyzing School Improvement in Michigan <ul><li>Proposal for Planning Grant: August 2007 – April 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Planning grant award and implementation: April-December 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Full grant submission: January 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Full grant award TBD: Summer 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Full grant Implementation TBD: two 3-year cycles Performance driven </li></ul>
    35. 35. Work Force Engaged Citizenry Educational Challenges State of Michigan’s ability to compete & participate globally Education Faces a Defining Moment

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