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Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL)

IEL is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization based in Washington, DC that has worked to achieve better results for children and youth. IEL’s mission is to build the capacity of individuals and organizations in education and related fields to work together - across policies, programs and sectors. IEL is building and supporting a cadre of diverse leaders, strengthening the capacity of education and related systems and informing the development and implementation of policies.Their efforts are focused through three “Programs of Work”: Developing Leaders, Strengthening School-Family-Community Connections and Connecting and Improving Systems that Serve Children and Youth. IEL’s projects are focused on youth both inside and outside of education and includes focus on technical assistance for the juvenile justice system. Their website features information on all of their programs and includes access to publications and additional information about their initiatives.

  • Entry Type: Organization/Agency
  • Audience For Entry: Professionals
  • Service Area: National
  • Population Served: (Youth) All Transition Age Youth, (Youth) Juvenile Justice Involved, (Youth) with Physical Disabilities, (Youth) with Developmental Disabilities, (Youth) with Learning Disabilities, (Youth) Foster Youth, (Youth) Youth in Group Homes
  • Services Offered To Youth:
  • Services Offered To Professionals: Professional Development, Technical Assistance, Consultation, Networking
  • Services Offered To Families:
  • Subjects: Comprehensive Approch, Youth Development, Academic Achievement, Career Preparation, Youth Leadership, System Improvement
  • Systems Addressed: Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, Education, Workforce Development
  • Resource Types Offered: Tools, Publications, Web links, Research