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Who we are

School Improvement Network is a professional learning provider for educators. We’re driven by a single-minded cause: to help 100% of teachers become more effective, so that 100% of students are college and career ready.

What we do

Everything we do helps leaders create personalized learning opportunities for their educators, resulting in improved teacher effectiveness and dramatically higher student achievement.

Professional learning

Edivate, our flagship product, provides thousands of videos, lesson plans, ebooks, and more—all designed to help educators improve their practice.


Observation 360 digitizes observations and integrates PD into the feedback process, helping you turn every observation into a powerful learning experience.

Data and reporting

Single sign-on access puts all of your PD and observation data together. Combined with our custom reports service, you can easily meet your compliance requirements.

PD implementation consultation and support

Our long-term implementation, training, and support program helps you reach your PD and student achievement goals.

How we help you

Our products offer many benefits. These are the most important:

Saves you time

Our offering reduces the time you and your teachers spend managing and engaging in PD.

Saves you money

Our job-embedded solution lowers the cost of professional learning by up to 96% compared to traditional PD solutions.

Helps you achieve your unique professional learning goals

Our comprehensive implementation support ensures the success of your PD program.

Increases student achievement

Peer-reviewed research shows that our solutions boost student proficiency on standardized tests by an average of 18% while decreasing dropout rates and discipline problems.

We Make Brighter Futures

We are School Improvement Network, and we create resources that help educators and students become more successful. Everything we do, from developing professional learning tools to conducting research and community outreach, is aimed at fulfilling a single-minded cause: to help 100% of educators become more effective, so that 100% of students are ready for college and career—and life.

Our approach to achieving this cause is simple. The professional learning resources we create help teachers and administrators become even more effective, and one effective educator can positively impact hundreds of students.

In fact, we’ve discovered that most of the challenges in schools can be overcome when educators are given the support and training they need to master their practice. And when schools get better, everything about our world improves: students find their futures, communities come together, families become stronger, economies turn around, and more of us live healthier, happier lives.

That’s why at School Improvement Network, when we say we help improve educator effectiveness, what we really mean is that we’re helping to make a better future for everyone.


Chet D. Linton, CEO & President, School Improvement Network


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