Helpful Documents

Helpful take aways from the 2017 Leadership Summit

Welcome: Company Overview

Welcome
CEO Ron Packard and COO Maria Szalay

Overview of the Pansophic Learning business, the vision, mission, core operating characteristics of a school, effective school leadership, high quality teachers, rigorous individualized academic programs, financial soundness and more.

Shared Services

Shared Services
Mike Flora, Eric Waller, Emily Schmidt,

Finance
Information Technology
Human Resources
Marketing
Grant Services

Academic Improvement

Academic Improvement for Multiple Schools
Chad Carr

Common Language
Calculations
Common Assessments
Data Tracking
Behavioral Improvement
Student Motivation
Competition
Distinction
Improved Writing
New Style AIR Questions
Traditional Assessment Questions

Former ICAN Schools Join Accel Network

Former ICAN Schools Join Accel Network
Sarah O’Bryan and 

Cleveland College Preparatory School
Northeast Ohio College Preparatory School
University of Cleveland Preparatory School
Lake Erie Preparatory School
Ohio College Preparatory School
Akron Preparatory School
Canton College Preparatory School
Euclid Preparatory School

Creating a Network of Turnaround Schools

Creating a Network of Turnaround Schools
Mark Comanducci

Cause and Effect
Who Fixes Schools: Principals or Teacher?
Pillar for Success
Summer 1
Year 1
Year 1 Lessons Learned
Summer 2
Year 2

 

High Performance in High Poverty

Achieving High Academic Performance in High Poverty Schools
Debroah Mays

Correlation between poverty and education
Recognize the correlation between poverty and education
The Academic Environment
High Expectations
School Schedule
School Schedule, K-3 Example
School Schedule, Grades K-3
School Schedule, Grades 4-8
Problem of the Day
Prepare for State Assessments
Assessment and Evaluation

 

School Performance

School Performance
Ron Packard

Cleveland Schools PI and Value Added Scores
Cleveland Accel Schools versus District PI’s
Performance Index by School
Performance Gains
Enrollment
Retention
Awards
Goals

Opening New Schools

New School Opening, Planning is Key

What’s the Game Plan?
Key Priorities – Twelve to Fifteen Months Before Opening
Leadership
Checklist
Staying Focused
Teamwork
Quality
Example Timeline
Execution

Special Education Program Best Practices

Special Education Program Best Practices

EMIS Issues
Best Practices
Discipline Process
Enrollment, Records and Ratios
Visitation Schedule for Quarter
Staffing Needs, Related Services, Reporting, PD Needs

Marketing

Student Recruitment and Retention
Courtney Harritt and Elisa Butler

What do we do
Why we love education marketing and recruiting
Recruiting partnership
Enrollment Support
Enrollment Goals
Enrollment Binder
Marketing Team
School Mint
Best Practices

 

School Performance Metrics

Ohio Academic Performance Package
Ron Packard

Observations after 1 year
Funding levels and relationships to school performance
Akron
University Academy
Cincinnati
Riverside Academy
Cleveland
Old White Hat Schools turnaround
Value Added
Columbus
Columbus Preparatory Academy
Dayton
STEAM Academy of Dayton
Lorain
Mansfield