In her first post following her Field Study year, Ryan Fellow Gretchen Larsen talks about her Accelerate Summer Institute highlights and her first month at her Field Study site at Democracy Prep Public Schools.
Janai Douglas, Ryan Fellow and Principal at Memphis Scholars Caldwell-Guthrie, shares her insights and approach for what it takes to create and sustain the high-performing team you need for a successful school.
We interview Ryan Fellow principal TS Hoard on how he leads an aspirational culture at his schools through his "Five Creed Values" and morning huddles, engaging students in tough questions that create an intellectual and affirmative environment for students.
How should leaders approach difficult conversations with staff? Managing Director Catherine shows us how to both care personally and challenge directly while holding your team accountable with "radical candor".
Our leaders are a community of change agents. As a part of this community - whether you are a first year Ryan Fellow in the field, or an experienced Accelerator principal transforming your school - you share in our collective successes and challenges.