Accelerate Institute Blog
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Mar 27, 2018, 3:21 PM
Ryan Fellow Gretchen Larsen now has a whole new level of confidence as a leader, thanks to her cohort and Advisors at The Ryan Fellowship. It reminds her of the confidence she had as a 5th grader—dressed as Yogi Bear.
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Dec 20, 2017, 3:03 PM
Our winter strategic planning retreat reminds Ryan Fellow Gretchen Larsen of her experience in improv comedy, where everyone has your back and are ready to jump in with a "yes, and..."
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Nov 30, 2017, 12:11 PM
Ryan Fellow Gretchen Larsen tells us about her "mini-movement". It's important practice for leading school-wide movements as a principal next year.
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Feb 1, 2017, 2:38 PM
How should leaders approach difficult conversations with staff? Managing Director Catherine shows us how to both care personally and challenge directly while holding your team accountable with "radical candor".
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Dec 23, 2016, 6:40 PM
Our leaders are a community of change agents. As a part of this community - whether you are a first year Ryan Fellow in the field, or an experienced Accelerator principal transforming your school - you share in our collective successes and challenges.
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Nov 28, 2016, 6:45 PM
Director of Talent Stephanie Shear tells us about her experience as a new teacher in New York City with a transformational principal, and why she works to recruit leaders today.