NISL is more than a training program for school leaders. It’s a strategic initiative to efficiently raise student achievement at scale. NISL is a different—and highly effective—solution.
The leading provider of school-leadership training backed by strong evidence of effectiveness.
To our knowledge, no curriculum or PD has been shown to yield higher gains in student achievement at less cost.
Effective for aspiring leaders, principals, school leadership teams, and district staff.
Beyond alignment–NISL provides the skills to lead the schoolwide instructional changes required by CCSS.
Train-the-trainer model prepares and certifies staff to expand and sustain a proven leadership development program.
NISL programs were developed by leading researchers and practitioners over a four-year period.
Developing strategic thinkers and instructional leaders
More than a training program for school leaders
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Intensive leadership training focused on the most critical issues leaders want to address