How School Leaders

Impact Postsecondary Success


School leaders are crucial to shaping students’ postsecondary outcomes, based on the research conducted by the UChicago Consortium on School Research.

This webinar discusses:

  • The critical impact school leaders can have on students’ postsecondary outcomes
  • The investments required so that leaders are effective in supporting students’ postsecondary success
  • Insights from educators about their experiences

This webinar is designed for educators, policymakers, and stakeholders committed to enhancing leadership practices within educational institutions. 

Webinar Presenters

Narita Graham
Cairo Jr/Sr High School
Cairo, Illinois

Lauren Sartain
Affiliated Researcher, UChicago Consortium
Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Andrew Schmitz
Managing Director of Secondary Partnerships

Jennifer Kirmes
Executive Director of Teaching and Learning
Illinois State Board of Education