Grounded in our holistic design and systems thinking approach, our creative and deeply experienced consultants work with your school to surface the best ideas, find the smartest ways forward, and implement them successfully - without breaking your school's budget.

Decades of Expertise

We have decades of experience in strategy, strategy execution, design thinking, stakeholder engagement, organizational change management, program and project management, curriculum development, and technology. We partner with a broad range of experts in adjacent fields who can bring their expertise to your project.

How we work with you

We are flexible in our approach and can engage with your school in a variety of ways.

Bespoke Consulting

  • Need help on a new strategy or program?
  • We can assist you in areas such as school vision and strategy, program design and implementation, and measurement and evaluation.

Assessments and Diagnostics

  • Not sure you know where to begin?
  • An on-site assessment or diagnostic of school health or culture can help you identify and prioritize your greatest needs.

Custom Reports

  • Need to highlight your school’s best practices?
  • Our research staff can develop in-depth high-quality reports suitable for internal or external stakeholders.


  • Have an important workshop or critical meeting that must go flawlessly?
  • Our experienced facilitators can design and facilitate workshops with any stakeholder group, including administration, faculty, boards, parents, and students.

Custom Research

  • Need data to support a major initiative?
  • Our research staff can tackle customized research and provide data and information to inform decision making or continuous improvement programs.

Customized Professional Learning

  • Not finding the professional learning opportunities your team needs?
  • We can tailor an existing professional learning opportunity or work with you to develop an entirely custom program for your leadership or faculty.

I have been extremely impressed with the high quality of EXPLO Elevate from our very first encounter. I reached out with a proposed project, and EXPLO Elevate responded with resources and a network that really helped our school move forward. I'm forever grateful!

Donna Milani Luther Head of School, Inly School