University of Tennessee has recently been awarded a TNLead Grant!
The University of Tennessee Center for Educational Leadership will partner with Roane, Morgan, and Blount school districts in a replication grant to achieve the following four goals:
- Increase the number of aspiring administrators in the pipeline for participating school districts.
- Build a database concerning administrative strengths and weaknesses and skill sets of administrative aspirants and new administrators in participating school districts.
- Increase the ability of administrators to build effective teaching and school leadership teams through reflective practice, peer coaching, and mentoring by utilizing strategic team building, and leadership skills based on Gallup Principal Insight, Gallup Strengths Finder, and NAASP Leadership Skills Assessment results.
- Increase the ability of administrators to empower their schools to embrace accountability by framing leadership and evaluation structures around Common Core Curriculum, TAP, and TEAM frameworks.