Our Programs

Partners for Educational Leadership is responsive to the evolving educational climate and needs of school districts. We provide hands-on, facilitated opportunities to try out new skills in safe, collaborative environments, meeting the needs of educators at all levels – families, superintendents, central office leaders, building leaders, and staff. Through these programs and communities of practice, we support organizational improvement and leadership development in an interactive and dynamic professional learning environment.

We offer a suite of interrelated programs and services. Moreover, we partner with our clients, providing context-specific support and guidance.

Our Programs

Partners for Educational Leadership offers a series of cost-effective and powerful professional learning institutes. These team-centered experiences provide research-based frameworks, powerful adult learning, and practical tools that are readily transferred back into district, schools, and classrooms.

Keep an eye on this page for all upcoming workshops and institutes!


Coaching In-Depth

May 10, 2023

Mercy by the Sea
167 Neck Rd, Madison, CT 06443

The Coaching In-Depth is a blend of theory and skill-building in order to support coaches in sharpening their practice, and connect coaching to other improvement efforts in their schools and districts.

This workshop is for educators with training and experience in coaching.

Breakfast and lunch provided.

Coaching for Leaders
two business professionals speaking

Coaching for Leaders

July 25, 26, & 27, 2023

This Coaching Institute is designed especially for building and central office leaders; educators who are not coaches but who would benefit from:

  • Knowing what good coaching looks like;
  • Incorporating coaching into their supervision, even as evaluators rather than coaches;
  • Optimizing coaching to support their strategy for improvement;
  • Knowing how to support coaches.
Coaching Institute

3-Day Coaching Institute

September 12, 20 & 28, 2023

Participants will learn about and practice the following:

  • Coaching educators in order to support equity, instructional and leadership practice, and school and district improvement;
  • Listening in order to encourage, sustain, and develop the skills of educators;
  • Providing feedback in a research-based and supportive manner;
  • Asking questions to move educators through the cycle of inquiry;
  • Supporting strategic thinking, problem-solving, and self-regulation.
Other Partners Events
Acceleration Workshop

District Partner Events

  • Acceleration Networked Improvement Community (NIC)
  • Bridgeport Teacher Leader Institute
  • HQI Live:
    • Milford
    • Bristol