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Transformational Leadership Accelerates Learning for All

Partner with ICLE to Build the Future of Education

To drive lasting change, you need a partner who has been there. We are former district and school leaders–experts in instructional systems, teaching, and learning. We help leaders create sustainable, future-focused cultures by putting their vision, strategy, policy, and evidence-based practice into action.


    We don’t accomplish anything in education alone

    Join our Model Schools Conference to connect, be inspired, reimagine, and reignite! Share strategies, learn from thought-provoking industry leaders, and reflect on personal and professional growth.

Professional Development for Leaders to Address Today's Challenges

  • Leadership Coaching

    Leadership Coaching

    Principals and district officials work with an ICLE executive coach who helps solve problems, acts as a mentor, and offers guidance on various topics, including:

    • Creating and implementing a strategic plan
    • Implementing data teams
    • Developing teacher professional learning plans
    • Analyzing curriculum, instruction, and assessment
    • Mentoring leaders in various job-related functions
  • Instructional Coaching

    Instructional Coaching

    Get individualized support from high-performing teachers and administrators. Our practitioners have a deep knowledge of content and evidence-based practices that focus directly on the individual needs of teachers and leaders. Our thought leader practitioners have been where you are and they’re ready to share their knowledge, both on the job and through their published works.

  • School Improvement

    School Improvement

    Support continuous school improvement for lasting results. Let’s work together to understand your needs, goals, and vision for the future. We’ll develop a customized plan that integrates your resources and put your vision into practice.

  • Keynotes


    Set the tone in your school or district with excitement and relevance. Transform the school year by taking staff on an intellectual and emotional journey that can propel them to a new place, position, or outlook. Learn from thought leaders who are paving the way forward in education.

Our ICLE coach continues to challenge my thinking every time she comes. I can see my growth as a leader throughout this year, and I attribute a lot of that growth to this coaching.

Kelly Folliard

Administrator, Kirby School District, IL

Our Team

Our thought leaders are driving the way forward in education.


Build the future of education with us.