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Goodlad Institute for Educational Renewal

Priority Areas & Program Development

Our priority areas for research and development toward educational renewal.

Funding by Priority Area FY 2017-2020

Renewing Professional Learning

Renewal in P-16 Learning

Supporting School Leaders

All other areas

Renewing Professional Learning for Educators

Renewal in PK-12, informal education, and higher education is supported when educators can work effectively across the cultures of schools, communities, and universities, modeling and fostering an inquiry stance that supports continuous improvement.
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Preparing and Supporting School Leaders

Working at the nexus of community demographics, local expectations for schools, professional priorities, and public policy requirements, principals have experienced perhaps the most rapid changes among education professionals.
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Supporting Educator Leadership for Curriculum Renewal

Curriculum and instruction are at the forefront of many current concerns – how to broaden the school curriculum beyond the narrow focus of state tests, how to increase achievement in mathematics and science, how to make learning more equitable, and so on.
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