Diana Ely

Northside ISD, San Antonio, TX

Diana is the director of organizational development and oversees the professional development 10,000 employees in Northside. Her department includes a training facility, a professional library, a teacher resource room, and the staff to run them. In addition, she works with new teacher development, teacher development and leadership development. Diana coordinates multiple teacher and leadership programs. Her department focuses the work around effective teaching practices and classroom management across all content and grade levels and leadership development across all departments and campuses. Diana serves on the Learning Forward Texas Board of Directors and as a trainer for the organization.

I want to express my gratitude for assembling a top-quality learning experience for myself as a curriculum/professional learning director and for my adult professional learning team in my district.  It was what we needed when we needed it.

— 2018 Attendee

Quality big name speakers during concurrent sessions. Facilitators engaged participants. Focused on professional learning.  It’s rare to attend a conference with TONS of sessions that are relevant for my work (professional developer).

— 2018 Attendee