Just Schools Academy
Each year, the Baylor Center for School Leadership (BCSL) hosts Just Schools Academy, a two-day professional learning event for educators and administrators in public and independent education. The Academy is designed to host teams of teachers and administrators working to improve their schools together.
February 16-17, 2024
Trinity Christian School
We want to see you succeed, so we provide tools to help you create catalyzing change.
Led by Dr. Jon Eckert, and based on the research in his book, Just Teaching, this approach will equip your school's team to improve and progress toward your goals with greater engagement and effectiveness.
"The great hope in all we do is to help kids become who they are created to be." - Jon Eckert, Ed.D
What you get
Two-day immersion with schools from around the country;
Tools, resources, and training from Baylor's Center for School Leadership team;
Leadership seminars with some of Baylor's most respected leaders; and
Access to the collective expertise of a network of other schools, through our Improvement Communities, that share similar problems of practice and their solutions.
How to be prepared
Bring a team of teachers and administrators from your school
Ideally, 3 to 10 team members including at least one administrator and one teacher
Bring a problem in your school your team would like to address.
Suggest other schools with which you would like to collaborate.
$1500 per team (up to 10 members from the same school)
$300 per individual (individuals are encouraged to attend)
Still have questions? Reach out by phone or email and we'll be happy to answer your questions.