In the News

In the News


More than 50 K-12 superintendents to Congress: Take action now to protect our Dreamers

Oct 24, 2017

In a letter to Congress, 55 Broad Center alumni and fellows from 24 states & D.C. call for a “permanent, meaningful bipartisan solution” for young people with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status.

Outstanding New Cohort Joins The Broad Academy, Kaya Henderson Named Superintendent in Residence

Apr 12, 2017

A new cohort of exceptional public education leaders has joined The Broad Academy, the nation’s most prominent professional development program for urban school system leaders. In addition, former District of Columbia Public Schools chancellor Kaya Henderson has been named a superintendent in residence of The Broad Center, joining a cadre of celebrated former system leaders who support and coach the Center’s network members, including the new Broad Academy fellows.

Broad Academy Alumni Named Superintendents-In-Residence

Dec 5, 2016

Chris Barbic and Lillian Lowery — both lifelong educators, former urban school superintendents and Broad Academy alumni — have been named superintendents-in-residence by The Broad Center.

Fourteen Outstanding Leaders Join The Broad Academy

Nov 1, 2016

The new cohort is comprised of aspiring urban superintendents as well as leaders already running high-performing public school systems as they work to grow their organizations and increase their impact.

New Cohort of Exceptional K-12 Education Leaders Joins The Broad Academy

Nov 4, 2015

The third Academy cohort to participate in the new program is comprised of 15 educators from across the country who are focused on improving the learning outcomes and life opportunities of the students they serve.

Broad Residency Framework Identifies Success Indicators of Urban Public Education’s Emerging Leaders

Sep 29, 2015

In a new paper, “Emerging Leaders in Public Education: A Data-Informed Approach to Identifying Success Indicators,” The Broad Center shares its leadership competency framework that informs selection and program design for The Broad Residency as we work to answer the fundamental question: What does it take for central-office managers in urban public school systems to produce real results for families and communities?

The Broad Academy Announces New Cohort of 10 Transformative Leaders in K-12 Public Education

May 15, 2015

A new class of 10 innovators in public education are completing The Broad Academy, the nation’s most prominent leadership-development program for urban school-system superintendents.

The Broad Center Granted Accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Mar 30, 2015

The Broad Center for the Management of School Systems has been granted Initial Accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges’ Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

Broad Academy Alum and Former Los Angeles Unified Superintendent Named Superintendent-in-Residence

Jan 8, 2015

Dr. John E. Deasy will be consulting for The Broad Center, joining Dr. John O. Simpson as a superintendent-in-residence

New Program Launched to Develop Pipeline of Human Capital Leaders in Urban Public School Systems

Nov 12, 2014

The Urban Schools Human Capital Academy, in partnership with The Broad Center and Education Pioneers, announces inaugural class of Emerging Human Capital Leaders

New Programming, New Name Among Changes for The Broad Academy

Aug 28, 2014

First cohort of Academy Fellows to complete the new program model includes 11 outstanding leaders in K-12 public education

Three Top Education Organizations Unite to Recruit and Connect 3,500 School System Leaders

Dec 11, 2012

The Broad Center, Education Pioneers and Harvard University’s Strategic Data Project at the Center for Education Policy Research join forces through support from the Gates Foundation

Broad Center Releases “75 Examples of How Bureaucracy Stands in the Way of Students and Teachers”

Aug 23, 2012

Broad Center for the Management of School Systems Announces Four New Members of Board of Directors

Jul 25, 2012

Broad Residency Announces Largest Incoming Class of Education Executives in Program’s History

Sep 7, 2011