Mission Statement:

To Increase the Capacity for and Realization of Healthy, Compassionate, Effective and Extraordinary Superintendents, Boards of Education and Leadership in the Public Arena

Vision 2012

  • Preferred choice for superintendents for learning, support, mentoring and networking.
  • Learning and continuous improvement through the experience of design, deliver and refine.
  • Preferred choice for School Boards seeking to increase their value and effectiveness.
  • Preferred choice for administrators within 2 years of the Office of Superintendent.
  • Recognized and respected Institute for best practices, extraordinary mentoring, high quality learning and funding of such.



A kaleidoscope is a useful image for leadership in which one is constantly mixing
four internal capacities and four external skills in a dazzling array of strategies
found to be relevant and useful in dealing with the complex arena of public leadership.

Internal Capacity:

  • Centeredness
  • Openness
  • Resiliance
  • Courage

External Skills:

  • Visioning
  • Partnership
  • Invention
  • Forgiveness