Creating a culture of educational leadership and change.
Our Charge and Responsibility
To recruit the best people, train and develop educators across all levels, retain top talent, grow future leaders, seek funding and evaluate program effectiveness, prepare our students for college, career and life in the 21st Century.
Research & Evaluation
Todd Braeger, Director 385.646.4541
The Research and Evaluation department’s goal is to provide credible research and evaluation to support school improvement and high quality program implementation. We support schools in reflecting on school quality assurance, school leadership teams and school-wide systems for student improvement and instruction, and we conduct evaluations to identify and replicate best practices.
Mitch Nerdin, Director 385.646.4574
Granite School District is committed to providing a free and equitable education to all students regardless of their circumstances. Our office manages LAND Trust funds and Title I funds to enhance student learning. We ensure enrollment and educational stability for homeless children and youth.
Bill Kenley, Director 385.646.4541
Granite School District is committed to developing the talents of all employees. The department of Talent Development works with all employees through the Professional Growth and Evaluation process and provides prior approval for continuing education lane change credits. We also work to identify and develop emerging leaders, and provide professional development opportunities for current administrators.
Teacher Induction, Intervention and Support
Kandace Barber, Director 385.646.4605
The Department’s goal is to facilitate and support the growth of all provisional teachers and administrators in their pursuit to be caring, effective, and exceptional in providing high levels of learning for all students. We welcome you to this site and invite you to visit here often to support you in your induction or intervention process.