Leading Educational Achievement by Design

 

At LEAD Consulting, our educational consultants have accomplished the following with our charter schools:

 

1) ASSESSMENTS, CURRICULUM, STAFF DEVELOPMENT
a) Raised standardized test scores by as much as 400%
b) Improved assessments from "F" to "A"
c) Greatly improved Instructional Practices through research-based practices that work
d) Worked with teachers and administrators with Staff Development activities that were tailored to the needs of each school
e) We have written Curriculum, Pacing Guides, and Scope and Sequence packets in accordance with the Common Core State Standards and/or each school's expectations

 

2) PERSONNEL AND HUMAN RESOURCES
a) Improved Hiring Practices, so that only the best candidates were hired and retained
b) Trained all employees in Best Practices, including all necessary compliance issues
c) Assisted with all Personnel activities, including hiring, evaluations, programs of assistance, and employee dismissal 
d) Developed Employee Handbooks that are in compliance with laws, statutes, and expectations
e) Assisted with preparation for Grievances and Arbitration procedures and represented the schools at the hearings


3) PARENTS
a) Worked with Parent Groups to enhance parental involvement 
b) Trained parents on Best Practices for raising children
c) Hosted monthly parent meetings for further training
d) Worked with parents on volunteering at their child's school 

 

4) BUSINESS OFFICE
a) We doubled the Fund Balance in one year!
b) We w
orked to secure all available grants
c) We have completely operated the Business Office and Practices for schools/districts 
d) Ensured compliance with all applicable laws and statutes, as well as completing all local, state, and federal reports
e) Complete budget development that ensures optimal use of each dollar 

 

5) MENTORING and TRAINING OF:
a) Superintendents
b) Principals
c) Curriculum Directors
d) Business Officials
e) Boards of Education and Governing Councils