Join us in welcoming our newest partners leading the way in organizational excellence. Our coaches work alongside our partners to advance continuous improvement in their organizations. Together we work to facilitate planning and execution of strategic actions to achieve key goals in student success, employee engagement, service, quality and finance.
AUGUST NEW PARTNERS:
Florida Gulf Coast University
Located in Southwest Florida between the Florida Everglades and the Gulf of Mexico, Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) offers an exceptional environment for learning. With half of the 800 acre campus being preserved or restored nature, FGCU serves as a living laboratory where life-enhancing discoveries are made.
Florida Gulf Coast University’s comprehensive undergraduate and graduate programs prepare students to excel and innovate. Students, alumni, faculty and staff are actively engaged and environmentally conscious citizens. They serve their communities and inspire others by leading, doing and making a difference.
FGCU is committed to seeking academic excellence in the development of selected programs and centers of distinction in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines, health professions, business,\ and marine and environmental sciences. Outstanding faculty and staff supported by a strong community of advisors prepare students for gainful employment and successful lives as responsible, productive and engaged citizens. FGCU emphasizes innovative, student-centered teaching and learning, promotes and practices environmental sustainability, embraces diversity, nurtures community partnerships, values public service, encourages civic responsibility and cultivates habits of lifelong learning and the discovery of new knowledge.
Hobbs Municipal Schools
Hobbs Municipal Schools (HMS), located in Southeast New Mexico, strives to provide an educational program that gives each student the greatest opportunity to develop as an individual and as a contributing member of the community and our democratic society. HMS currently has an enrollment of more than 10,000 students who attend one of 13 elementary schools or five secondary schools.
HMS is committed to continuous improvement as they work to motivate and help each student develop: (i) a wholesome attitude toward our democratic government and toward family life, and an appreciation of the achievements of others; (ii) respect for the rules and regulations of society; (iii) the moral, and aesthetic values to lead a full and rewarding life; (iv) an understanding of the workday world and the possibilities and responsibilities within it; (v) general knowledge and basic skills essential to function in a democratic society; (vi) emotional stability, social adjustment and physical health, and (vii) creative, analytical thinking enabling the student to solve problems arising in our changing world.
El Dorado County Office of Education
El Doradao County Office of Education (EDCOE) in Placerville, CA supports the diverse educational needs of El Dorado County’s student population, not only in schools but throughout the community. EDCOE’s leadership provides students with progressive and engaging learning experiences, while facilitating collaboration that maximizes resources for school districts and the county alike. Their goal is to deliver educational excellence through responsible, cost-effective centralized services in order to meet regulatory and educational standards in a safe, successful, educational environment for all.
For children, county operated programs include child development for young children 0-5 years of age, which promote the well-being of the whole child to prepare them for school. For school age children, there are a variety of alternative programs for student enrichment and for students with special needs. In addition to the school day, services include extended day childcare providing high quality educational activities. EDCOE builds bridges with Charter SELPA partners to provide individualized special education services.
In support of educators, EDCOE provides innovative professional development and curriculum, instruction and accountability services. Operational support to education and the community includes district fiscal oversight, business and personnel services. Infrastructure partnerships include information technology, facilities, maintenance and operations, developer fee collections, print shop services and emergency preparedness.
Coker University is a student-focused, comprehensive institution of higher learning with a strong liberal arts core. The university’s main campus is located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines roundtable, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.
Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is included among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review and by Washington Monthly as a “Best Bang for Your Buck” college in the southeast.