Professional Development, Research, and a Community of Forward-Thinking Peers

Best-in-class knowledge and professional development, and a membership community of forward-thinking leaders learning, sharing, and making a difference for students.


Membership organization providing convenings, a network of peers, and management and education best
practices research.

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• Executive Partner Program

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Structured professional development programs to build district capacity. Coursework and coaching are delivered over a span of several months as participants tackle a real district challenge.

• 2021 Accelerating Learning Institute

• A-ROI Institute

• Secondary Scheduling Institute

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District Management Journal

DMGroup’s signature publication distills our in-depth research and experience in insightful, practical articles, case studies, toolkits, and more.

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In this business, you have to be a lifelong learner. Things change, and you have to change, and you have to learn. I think it's probably some of the best staff development or professional development that I'm involved with.

J. Alvin Wilbanks, CEO/Superintendent Gwinnett County Public Schools (GA)