Looking to make your work more equitable, sustainable, and results-driven?

The Management Center offers courses for managers and staff in social justice and educational equity organizations to build the skills and mindsets you need for effective management. Your organization’s mission is key to making the world a better place—now get the support you need to manage yourself, your work, and others toward that mission!

Have a question about registration, logistics, or payment? See our Frequently Asked Questions. Note: In response to COVID-19, all of our open-registration trainings are currently held online

For Managers

Managing to Change the World

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An interactive, fast-paced crash course in the basics of effective, equitable management. Covers skills like delegation, role clarity, setting goals, and developing staff.

duration
2 or 4 days
ticket price
$425-775
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Gerencia para Cambiar el Mundo

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Un curso interactivo y acelerado sobre los conceptos básicos de una gerencia eficaz y equitativa. Cubre habilidades como delegación, claridad de roles, establecimiento de metas y desarrollo del personal.

duration
2 o 4 dias
ticket price
$425-$775
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BIPOC Managers Cohorts

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A supportive and collaborative space to help BIPOC managers in social justice and educational equity organizations thrive—and address challenges.

duration
2 or 3 days
ticket price
$215-$775
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Managing for Racial Equity, Inclusion, and Results

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If you’ve completed Managing to Change the World, this course builds on those lessons and helps you apply equity and inclusion in key aspects of management.

duration
2 or 4 days
ticket price
$425-775
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Equitable Hiring

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A half-day, interactive workshop for hiring managers who want to create equitable, hiring plans—from defining the role to interviewing and rubrics for evaluating candidates.

duration
1 day
ticket price
$250
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Managing Projects

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A course for anyone leading team-based projects. Learn to create project plans (and backup plans), assign project roles, align on expectations, and check-in on progress.

duration
1 or 2 days
ticket price
From $220-420
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Ed Sector: Managing to Change the World

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This fast-paced, interactive course for educational equity managers covers the basics of effective, equitable management for school systems or educational nonprofits.

duration
2 days
ticket price
From $425-$775
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Ed Sector: Equitable Hiring

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A half-day, interactive workshop for hiring managers in the education sector who want to create equitable, hiring plans—from defining the role to interviewing and rubrics for evaluating candidates.

duration
1 day
ticket price
$250
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For Staff

Working for Change

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A training for non-managers that provides strategies for getting clear on your role, expectations, and progress. We’ll empower you to get outstanding results at work.

duration
1 or 2 days
ticket price
From $220-420
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Werking the Work: BIPOC Staff Cohorts

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A supportive and collaborative space to help non-managerial BIPOC staff in social justice and educational equity organizations thrive—and address challenges.

duration
2 or 3 days
ticket price
From $110-420
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Managing Projects

Five circles connected by lines, representing a node or network.

A course for anyone leading team-based projects. Learn to create project plans (and backup plans), assign project roles, align on expectations, and check-in on progress.

duration
1 or 2 days
ticket price
From $220-$420
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Other Trainings and Events

For Organizations: In-House Training

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For large groups: Get your whole team on the same page with a shared vocabulary, skills, and mindsets for equitable, sustainable, results-focused management.

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Continuous Learning: Management Workouts

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For teams who have attended our training: We give you the tools to run your own professional development program—giving managers time to reflect, practice, and get support!

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