Arizona Alliance of Black

School Educators

Keith Greer Currently serves as the site administrator of Alice S. Paul Learning Center, Casa Grande.He has held positions as Superintendent of Tonto Basin School District in Tonto Basin, AZ, Principal of Maricopa County Regional School District, Coolidge, and Casa Grande Union High School which was a nationally recognized, award winning school.

Mr. Greer is known for his innovative approach to school improvement and management Mr. Greer was the principal of Casa Grande Union High School one of the largest rural high schools in the state of Arizona with a student population of over 3600. During his tenure, the school achieved increased graduation rates, improved standardized test scores, an 85% reduction in incidences of discipline, a 70% reduction in suspensions and a reduced drop- out rate of 1.0 from a previous high of 45%. Casa Grande Union High School was also recognized and awarded for its numerous school improvement achievements.

Mr. Greer also serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Phoenix. Mr. Greer's presentations and workshops have made him a highly demanded speaker and consultant.

While the story of Casa Grande Union High School and its successful turn-around is aspiring and motivating, Mr. Greer also delvers clear-cut, practical strategies for leaders and schools that outline a path for success. Mr. Greer is a past Arizona State President of the Arizona Association of Black School Educators (AABSE) and has been a member of the National Association of Black Educators (NABSE) since 1995 and is currently serving on its National Board.

A professional development experience that leads to a path which ends at the superintendent’s office.

Aspiring superintendents will be exposed to issues: Coaching and Mentoring; Identifying the role and responsibilities of a coach and of a mentor; Illustrating strategies for promoting dialogue, resolving conflict, and problem solving; Establishing realistic goals and objectives; Developing and understanding the effects of change on school culture.

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