The impact of our leadership development programs contributes to better outcomes for schools, students, and society. According to multiple independent reports, including from the RAND Corporation —a pre-eminent external evaluation firm— New Leaders has the strongest evidence base of any education leadership program in the country.
Students perform better in reading and math
Students gain additional months of learning
Students have better attendance rates
Principals themselves stay in their roles longer
Evidence of our Impact
Read more about the strong partnership and alignment between Arlington Independent School District’s priorities and New Leaders’ expertise which resulted in impressive student achievement results in its first year.
“Chicago students’ scores, well below average in third grade, improve from third to eighth grade in Chicago at a rate faster than 96 percent of districts in the US. And Chicago third-graders’ test scores are higher in more recent student cohorts than in older cohorts. These patterns are evident both on the Illinois Standards Achievement Test results and the NAEP assessments, which suggests that the patterns of test score growth reflect real improvements in students’ academic skills” -Stanford CEPA Report
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Read more about how teacher leaders in the Emerging Leaders Program immediately boosted student learning and made significant, measurable gains on high-impact skills.