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Real Leaders, Real Results

The Ohio Leadership Advisory Council (OLAC) is sharing "voices from the field" as part of our Real Leaders, Real Results campaign to showcase how Ohio educators are using OLAC tools to impact teaching and learning.

See the stories below to see how educators just like you are incorporating OLAC tools and resources into their practice, and working with colleagues to improve learning opportunities for all students.


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Building the Capacity of Instructional Leaders

Earning Credit Using OLAC Resources

Focusing on the True Work of the Building Leadership Team

Introducing Staff to Teacher-Based Teams

Learning From Others to Build Your Own Capacity

OLAC Resources in Higher Education Field Experience

OLAC Resources in Higher Education: Support for Understanding Ohio's Improvement Process

OLAC Resources Supporting the OIP

Providing Team-Based Professional Development

Sharing Best Practices for Teaching with OLAC Modules

Sharing OLAC's Research-Based Practices

Ten Years Later... Wooster City Schools

Using OLAC Modules With New Staff

Using OLAC Ohio University

Using OLAC Resources With Pre-Service Teachers