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By State Superintendents of the Year
(855) 655-7546
Alexandria, VA 22308

Superintendent Mentorship, Leadership Training & Crisis Management.

Graduates, Superintendent Mentorship in Aurora, CO

Leadership Training

 • Examine Lessons Learned from Complex Organizations outside of Education That Are Applicable to the K-12 Arena
• Understand That Complex Organizations Can Fail in Complex Ways, Requiring Complex Solutions
• Design a Mosaic of Integrated Initiatives
• Provide Considerations for Organizational Rhythm, Structure, and Communication
• Offer Methods for Hiring and Firing Employees
• Strategic Planning for Districts and Schools
School District Leadership Seminar Transforming a School District Article AASA Article: Dealing with the Unexpected

Crisis Management

• Set up an Incident Response Team (IRT) Command Center
• Establish Recall Procedures for Members of the IRT
• Use Checklists for Each Member of the IRT
• Coordinate with outside Agencies
• Organize a Lessons-Learned Review Process
• Lock-down, Evacuation, Reconstitution Procedures

• Use Technology to Manage Communications with School District Buildings, Police, and Fire Departments
• Establish Full-Scale Exercises and Tabletop Exercises at the District and School Level
• Partnership with Municipal Organizations: Police Department, Fire Department, Emergency Response

Crisis Management Seminar

Crisis Management Article

Harvard Case Study Aurora Part A

Harvard Case Study Aurora Part B



Superintendent Mentorship

• Mentor Superintendents with Real-Life Case Studies on Transitions of Leadership
• Help Develop a Framework for an Initial 90-Day Listening Tour to Assemble Community Inputs
• Assist the Formulation of a Strategic Plan to Meet the Needs of the School District
• Advise on the Institutionalization of Changes in Policy and Procedures

Superintendent Mentoring Seminar Article on Managing a Budget Crisis Concurrent Enrollment



Contact us in Alexandria, Virginia, to learn more about our crisis management and superintendent mentorship services.