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In the News


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 the Strategic Data Project housed at the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University 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

A New Resource for Parents, Teachers, Voters

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 Reform Executives in Program’s History

Sep 7, 2011

Class of 2011 includes an increase in Residents working to reform state departments of education.

Senior Military, Corporate and Education Executives Selected for Superintendents Academy

Feb 8, 2011

Three high-ranking military officers, a telecom executive and four experienced educators have been selected to participate in The Broad Superintendents Academy.

Top Military, Education and Nonprofit Leaders Graduate from Broad Superintendents Academy

Dec 1, 2010

Top leaders from education, military, business, government and nonprofit backgrounds have graduated from the 2010 Broad Superintendents Academy.

Record Number of Broad Residents Take on Local, State, Federal Roles Managing Education Reform

Sep 8, 2010

Broad Residency Receives $3.6 million Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to Help Execute Teacher Effectiveness Initiatives

Broad Superintendents Academy Graduates Outperform Their Peers in Raising Student Achievement

Aug 30, 2010

Broad Foundation commits another $20 million to develop school district leaders