General Education Leadership Network (GELN)

Three words best describe GELN - collaborative, proactive, and influential - and what we desire to become as an organization. Through the initiatives we have chosen, we have made great strides at living into this vision.

Collaborative
 

  • Identifying expertise
  • Building relationships
  • Eliminating redundancy

Influential
 

  • Contributing to key state initiatives
  • Helping shape critical conversations

Proactive
 

  • Anticipating needs
  • Supporting readiness
  • Build knowledge of emerging issues

Mission

To provide leadership and direction focused on teaching and learning among Michigan's ISDs/RESAs.

Vision

The GELN will be seen as a proactive key decision-making group that develops collaborative and efficiencies on projects, issues and policy regarding student learning.

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Joanne Hopper, Ed.D.

Director