The Beat The Odds School Leadership Academy is a partnership between the Center for the Future of Arizona (CFA) and the National Institute for School Leadership (NISL). The collaboration brings together CFA’s successful Arizona-based principal mentorship program with NISL’s nationally recognized Executive Development Program (EDP) for school leaders.
Our BTO academy facilitators understand education in Arizona and are recognized in the ﬁeld. All are NISL certiﬁed. Facilitators include Rodel Exemplary Principals, National Blue Ribbon Principals, traditional public school district and charter school network leaders, A for Arizona leaders, Beat The Odds Mentors, A+ School of Excellence Principals and Teach for America alumni.