Speaker - Jill Baker

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Dr. Kill Baker provides leadership, supervision and support to the district’s 54 elementary and K-8 schools and supports the K-12 system of principals in the implementation of Common Core State Standards. Her daily work is focused on supporting principals in their efforts to build strong academic programs for all students, supporting schools in their implementation of school based intervention systems and supporting principals in using an appreciative leadership approach that optimizes staff performance. 

Prior to this position, Dr. Baker led the creation and initial launchof a K-12 Leadership Development Program and served as interim support to the Office of Research, Testing and Evaluation after serving as a School Principal and Teacher. Her current efforts are aimed at developing collaborative systems within the organization that address a pre- k--12 system of excellence and working to build additional bridges between the district’s esteemed pre-school programs and the elementary years programs.

Dr. Baker earned her doctorate in Educational Leadership at University of Southern California in 2004, M.A. in School Administration at CSULB in 1998 and her B.S. in Sociology at UC Irvine in 1991.

2 Programs

Transitional Kindergarten: Team Institute, Part 2

02.06.13 | 01:26:51 min | 0 comments

Transitional Kindergarten: Team Institute, Part 1

02.06.13 | 01:14:21 min | 0 comments