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The Co-Benefits of Urban Green Spaces Video

The benefits of urban green spaces are explored in this video featuring the educators and students at Esperanza Elementary School, along with climate researchers and activists.

Nancy Parachini and Tonikiaa Orange: New Roles for PLI Leadership

After leading the Principal Leadership Institute for 16 years, Dr. Nancy Parachini has been named as the inaugural executive director of School Leadership Projects and International Partnerships. Dr. Tonikiaa Orange will take the helm as director of the Principal Leadership Institute.

Liminal Space in Coaching

“How do you actually begin a coaching conversation?” It’s a question that has been asked in coaching trainings and professional learning groups more recently, or maybe it’s one I have heard a bit differently today.

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We are excited about the publication of  Preparing and Sustaining Social Justice Educators edited by our former executive director, Annamarie Francois, along with UCLA Center for Community Schooling director Karen Hunter Quartz.