The Secondary Academic Institute (SAIL) for Leaders met at SCOE on March 15 to hear from Ken Williams on Instructional Leadership. SAIL workshops are for school-based leadership teams comprised of administrators, department chairs, and teacher leaders. Williams has firsthand experience with transforming challenged schools and his action-oriented presentation inspired hope, created a clear vision, and offered practical strategies to those overwhelmed by challenges. Williams spoke to SAIL participants about: * Building Leadership Capacity * Courageous Conversations Around Collaboration * The Education of Generation X, Y, and C? What do we do now? * How RtI Works in Secondary Schools * Project Based Learning and Assessment * Instructional Practices that Support the Common Core Ken Williams is a former teacher, assistant principal, and principal. He shared his experience and expertise as a trainer, speaker, coach, and consultant in education and leadership. Williams is the chief visionary officer of Unfold the Soul, LLC, a company dedicated to inspiring individuals and teams to perform at the highest level.