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Ignite Opportunity

For more than a decade, we've worked to close the missing link between student and teacher learning so opportunity knows no limits.

Grow Your Leadership

Realistic solutions for Complex Challenges

School systems are full of strengths, especially their people. Our job at Leading Educators is to help them see new possibilities, reach their best, and build for the future that all students deserve.

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26 Unique School Systems

engaged in direct partnerships this year to build on local strengths and plant seeds for enduring growth

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178,000+ Students

supported with more grade-appropriate, equitable instruction this year in partner schools nationwide


13,000+ Teachers

influenced to create change in classrooms this year

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383 Schools

influenced nationwide this year

Expand Access, Grow Potential

School is about more than learning academic skills. We believe it should offer every young person the chance to grow into their fullest self, inclusive of what they look like and where they come from.

That’s why we coach and train teachers to craft their lessons through a vision called Teaching for Equity. Teachers can expand access to learning by affirming students’ strengths and identities, cultivating productive learning habits, and helping them connect more deeply with others.

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