Professional Development

EdLeader21 provides members with opportunities for continuous improvement and professional development.

EdLeader21 keynote webinars feature thought leaders such as:

  • Daniel Pink – author of four provocative books about the changing world of work including best seller A Whole New Mind and Drive

  • Michael Fullan – Professor Emeritus of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto and is widely recognized as a worldwide authority on educational reform.

  • Tony Wagner – Co-Director of the Change Leadership Group at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and author of The Global Achievement Gap and Change Leadership

  • Yong Zhao – University of Oregon professor of educational methodology, policy leadership in the College of Education and Associate Dean of Global Education.

Leadership Blogs

EdLeader21 leadership blogs feature members from across the country and highlight best practices around 21st century education. The leadership blogs allow EdLeader21 members to identify leaders in the network they can reach out to for expertise in certain areas. Additionally, each month, Ken Kay and Valerie Greenhill of EdLeader21 provide their unique perspectives on aspects of 21st century education.

Click here to sample leadership blogs.