Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)

Educators worldwide recognize Dr. Bill Daggett, the creator of the Rigor/Relevance Framework, for his proven ability to lead school reform and help Pre-K–12 educators effectively prepare students for the future. A former teacher and administrator, as well as director with the New York State Education Department, Bill has a special commitment to individuals with disabilities and has written numerous books, reports, and articles about learning and education.

Connect with Bill on Twitter @RigorRelevance and on LinkedIn.

Educators worldwide recognize Dr. Bill Daggett, the creator of the Rigor/Relevance Framework, for his proven ability to lead school reform and help Pre-K–12 educators effectively prepare students for the future. A former teacher and administrator, as well as director with the New York State Education Department, Bill has a special commitment to individuals with disabilities and has written numerous books, reports, and articles about learning and education.

Connect with Bill on Twitter @RigorRelevance and on LinkedIn.

BLOG POSTS
Finding the Courage to Lead as an Educator
Simply put, it takes courage to serve as an effective education leader and do what’s best for students.
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
December 11, 2019
Courage: The Key to Improving Student Outcomes
Bold plans matter. But they have only as much potential as the leaders and educators who implement them have courage to persist in the face of inevitable setbacks.
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
October 29, 2019
Meet Your 2019 ICLE Model Schools and Innovative Districts
Dr. Bill Daggett, ICLE founder, announces the schools and districts whose stories of transformation will inspire educators at the 2019 Model Schools Conference.
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
February 22, 2019
3 Things Educators Should Expect This Year in Their Schools
As we usher in a new year, it’s instructive to think about what the future is telling us about social-emotional learning and teachers' roles.
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
January 11, 2019
Are We Preparing Students for Non-Existent Jobs?
What will the workplace look like over the next five to 10 years, and what skills will workers need to be employed and successful? This question is key when we…
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
June 19, 2018
Why Academic Excellence Isn’t Enough to Achieve Equity
In his new Rigor & Relevance series post, ICLE founder Bill Daggett shares what he’s learned about the challenges of achieving equity for all kids, not only from his role…
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
June 14, 2018
Preparing Students for the 4th Industrial Revolution
In this Rigor & Relevance series post, ICLE founder Bill Daggett describes the serious challenge facing today’s public education system in preparing students for their futures—a system shaped largely by…
Dr. Bill Daggett
Founder, International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)
June 07, 2018