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What We Do

School District Services

Edu-quest International offers a variety of services to school districts which include process facilitation, program development, implementation, evaluation and review, executive searches, talent management and mentorship.

  • School and System Effectiveness
  • Leadership Development and Succession Planning
  • Executive Coaching
  • Talent Development
  • Performance Reviews
  • Facilitation Services
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Human Rights, Equity and Diversity Training
  • Quality Assurance
  • Program Reviews
  • Administrative Structure and Governance Reviews
  • Trustee Orientation
  • International Consultations

Professional Learning

Professional development programs for teachers and other education workers can be customized according to the specific needs of the district.

  • High-Impact Strategies to Improve Achievement
  • Closing Gaps in Student Achievement
  • Instructional Effectiveness
  • Boys Literacy
  • Adult Literacy

Career Consultation & Coaching

Edu-quest International provides a range of career consultation and counselling services for experienced and aspiring leaders. Individual coaching is available for leadership effectiveness as well as interview preparation for those seeking senior positions within school districts.

  • Career Counselling for Teachers and Administrators
  • Mentorship and Coaching
  • Career Development for Students
  • International Exchanges

Leadership Development

Individuals, groups or districts may request the delivery of programs, developed in collaboration with principals and superintendents, to meet specific leadership requirements.

  • Instructional Leadership
  • System and School Leadership
  • Teacher Leadership
  • Improving Schools in Challenging Circumstances
  • Human Relations Skills Development
  • Competency Development
  • Human Relations
  • Communication Skills
  • Social Intelligence
  • Professional Accountability
  • Political Astuteness
  • Public Relations and Community Engagement
  • Equity and Diversity

Character & Citizenship Development

  • Canadian Institute for Character & Citizenship Development
  • Developing Effective Character Development Programs
  • Building Communities of Character
  • Character in the Workplace
  • Character Development Strategies for Principals, Teachers, Parents & Students

Edu-quest International will work collaboratively with school districts to evaluate their character development and other programs and to make recommendations for improvement in their review, development and implementation processes.

Many school districts see the need for on-going quality assurance. They wish to evaluate programs in order to determine their effectiveness in meeting desired goals.

Equity and Diversity

Increasing diversity is a hallmark of Canadian society. Within a diverse society the issue of equity becomes a central theme. In school systems, a true measure of equity is how well students from diverse backgrounds achieve in school.

  • Diversity Search and Talent Development
  • Mentoring and Coaching of Leaders from Diverse Backgrounds
  • Equity and Diversity Training for Educators

  • Equity Audits (schools and districts)

The services provided by Edu-quest International Inc. include training for teachers, principals, and education workers, equity audits and leadership development programs to improve interpersonal relationships and, ultimately, to improve student outcomes.

“Soft Skills” Development

Research in areas such as emotional intelligence and multiple intelligences highlight the importance of skills such as empathy, respect, constructive confrontation, and other skills that affect interpersonal relationships. Often described as “soft skills” these skills can be taught in order to enhance leadership effectiveness.

  • Effective Listening
  • Questioning Skills
  • Communicating with Empathy and Respect
  • Social and Interpersonal Skills
  • Assertiveness Training
  • Constructive Confrontation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration

Edu-quest International will develop and deliver an array of skills for teachers and principals to improve interpersonal dynamics in classrooms, schools and districts.