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Maggie Slye
Managing Director of Thought Leadership

Maggie Slye serves as Leading Educators' Managing Director for Thought Leadership. She leads efforts to ensure all children have exceptional teachers by sharing research-based best practices, lessons learned, and practical case studies with district and state leaders charged with designing and leading content-specific professional learning systems. Prior to this role, Maggie led Leading Educators' work on DC Public Schools' job-embedded, curriculum-specific professional learning system (LEAP), taking the program from small pilot to scale and resulting in sustained positive impact on student outcomes.

In her 20 year career, Maggie has also served as an assistant principal, central office director, literacy coach, and teacher. She received her B.A. from the University of Virginia and her M.Ed. and C.A.E.S. from Boston College.