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.
SEPTEMBER NEW PARTNERS:
School District of South Milwaukee
The School District of South Milwaukee, Wisconsin (SDSM) is made up of 350 dedicated staff members and 3,200 students in four elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. Additionally, SDSM is the first public school district in Southeastern Wisconsin to be fully accredited by AdvancED/North Central Association. SDSM has a commitment to deliberate excellence for all of its students by “engaging and educating the whole person to succeed in a dynamic society.” SDSM pays deliberate attention to positive character development for students and professional development for all staff to promote continuous learning. South Milwaukee offers personalized student learning and experiences through academies, alternative education, certificate programs and 1:1 technology devices. South Milwaukee boast award-winning elementary schools, including a four-time winner of the Wisconsin Promise School of Recognition.
City of El Paso – Employees Retirement Trust
The City of El Paso Employees Retirement Trust is a governmental defined benefit plan that is subject to Section 401(a) of the United States tax code. The role of the Retirement Trust is to provide secure retirement benefits along with quality information concerning those benefits. Additionally, the Retirement Trust provides prompt professional and courteous service that meets the highest standards of excellence. In carrying out that role, the Board of Trustees and staff have a commitment to act for the exclusive benefit of the Retirement Trust and its participants, manage assets of the Retirement Trust prudently and administer benefits with impartiality. Our team at Studer Education is excited to partner with the City of El Paso Employees Retirement Trust on their strategic plan process.
Georgia Southern University
Georgia Southern University (GSU) is the state’s largest and most comprehensive center of higher education south of Atlanta. With 141 degree programs, Georgia Southern is a public Carnegie Doctoral/R2 institution. GSU serves over 26,400 students from all 50 states, Washington D.C., and Puerto Rico, as well as 102 nations. The University boasts 200-plus student organizations, outstanding Division I athletics and state-of-the art residence halls and campus facilities. Since 1906, GSU’s hallmark has been a culture of engagement that bridges theory with practice, extends the learning environment beyond the classroom and promotes student growth and life success. Central to the University’s mission is the faculty’s dedication to excellence in teaching. Georgia Southern also takes pride in the development of a fertile learning environment exemplified by a free exchange of ideas, high academic expectations and individual responsibility for academic achievement. Faculty, staff and students embrace core values expressed through integrity, civility, kindness, collaboration and a commitment to lifelong learning, wellness and social responsibility.
Austin Independent School District
Austin Independent School District (AISD) is the fifth largest school district in Texas educating more than 80,000 students in 129 diverse schools in one of the fastest-growing metroplexes in the country. AISD consists of elementary, middle, high, early college, academy, magnet, alternative and community schools. In partnership with families and the community, AISD’s mission is to provide a comprehensive educational experience that is high-quality, challenging and inspires all students to make a positive contribution to society. Austin ISD partners with world-class universities, innovative businesses, nonprofit organizations and engaged community leaders to prepare students for college, career and life.
Okaloosa County School District
The Okaloosa County School District (OCSD) is located in the Panhandle of Florida serving over 27,000 students from pre-kindergarten to adult education. OCSD schools provide a safe environment where students learn a challenging curriculum based on the Florida State Standards. Okaloosa consistently ranks among the top school districts in the State of Florida at all levels of student achievement. As part of their commitment to excellence, OCSD is accredited by SACS-CASI. Additionally, OCSD students score above the state and national averages on standardized tests, including the SAT and ACT. Okaloosa’s mission is to prepare all students to achieve excellence by providing the highest quality education while empowering each individual to positively impact their families, communities and the world.