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Welcome to the John D. Welty Center for Educational Policy and Leadership (formerly CVELI)

Established in 2002 under the leadership of President Welty, the Welty Center seeks to elevate educational leadership and eliminate the achievement gap for students in the Central Valley.

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Along with our partners in the educational and business communities, we strive to:

  • Initiate and implement systemic change;
  • Improve program quality in educational communities;
  • Provide equal access to learning for all students



Exemplary Practices in Educational Leadership Conference

September 28, 2017

Responsive Leadership: Creating Conditions for Student Success 

Robyn JacksonDr. Robyn Jackson, Keynote Speaker

Well-known author,internationally-recognized inspiring speaker and award winning administrator. Founder of Mindsteps, Inc., and best-selling author of 7 books, including Never Work Harder than Your Student, Real Engagement, Never Underestimate Your Teachers, and others.

One-Day Conference also includes 16 breakout sessions highlighting current leadership best practices from throughout Central California 

             $200 May 1-  Sept. 6   $225 after Sept 6 & at the door


For more information on Welty Center training and services,  visit our website pages, or complete and submit the Contact Form.

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