Missouri

Statewide System Development in Missouri: Winter 2022 Updates

The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) is committed to continuously improving and strengthening its support to schools, educators, leaders, and students. To that end, R12CC helps DESE by collecting, analyzing, and reporting on feedback from the field in order to make system refinements. These systems include the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS)

2022-02-28T13:55:22-05:00February 28th, 2022|Missouri|

Implementing with Fidelity and Impact: An Evaluation of the Missouri Leadership Development System

The Region 12 Comprehensive Center conducted an evaluation of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) to support the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) in learning from educators about the implementation of MLDS across the state. For this evaluation, R12CC used a mixed-methods approach by collecting both

2022-03-14T15:44:34-04:00December 21st, 2021|Missouri, News, Resources|

Supporting Statewide Systems in Missouri

R12CC continues to work with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) to achieve a goal of supporting at least 50% of Missouri’s principals through the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS). Recent capacity building services have included facilitating monthly executive leadership forums for superintendents, conducting an exploration of hybrid learning formats, and developing

2021-10-29T12:27:40-04:00October 29th, 2021|Missouri|

Voices from the Field: An Interview with Paul Katnik from MO DESE

Voices from the Field spotlights stakeholders in Region 12 and their work to improve educational opportunities and outcomes. R12CC is privileged to collaborate with and share the insights of Paul Katnik, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Educator Quality at the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). What is the Missouri

2021-10-26T13:23:59-04:00October 26th, 2021|Blog, Missouri, News|

Leading During Period of Uncertainty: Building Capacity for Guiding Change

This past August, in response to the rapidly changing context of delivering education during COVID-19, Region 12 Comprehensive Center launched a monthly forum to engage Kansas school superintendents in conversations about leading change in times of uncertainty. Facilitated by Bryan Goodwin, CEO of McREL International, and Bill Slotnik, CEO of the Community Training and Assistance

2021-07-19T14:57:44-04:00May 26th, 2021|Kansas, Missouri, News|

Supporting Statewide Efforts in Principal Leadership and Formative Assessment

R12CC works with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) to support two projects—the Missouri Leadership Development System and the Missouri Common Formative Assessment. The primary goal of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is to develop and support effective school leaders across the state and throughout their careers from aspiring principals to

2021-02-18T11:32:05-05:00February 18th, 2021|Missouri|