Mr. Jeff Fleig - Glen Hills New Principal

Mr. Jeff Fleig - Glen Hills New Principal
Posted on 08/18/2016
Mr. Jeffrey Fleig
Glen Hills New Principal

Jeff Fleig is in his second year as principal at Glen Hills Middle School in Glendale, Wisconsin. Fleig previously was principal at La Crosse Central High School in La Crosse, Wisconsin. His work focused on confronting and eliminating institutional inequities Central High School. In addition, he is a PhD candidate in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis at the University of Wisconsin where he is researching how superintendents and/or district level leadership develop social justice identity in principals so they can eliminate inequities for students of color, students labeled with a disability, students from low-income families, students who are culturally and linguistically diverse, and students who are LGBTQ.

Fleig presented at the National Leadership for Social Justice Institute in 2015 and 2016, and has shared his work with students in principal preparation programs at the University of Wisconsin and University of Texas. In April of 2017, Fleig presented with Dr. Colleen Capper and Dr. Elise Frattura at American Educational Researchers Association (AERA) on Integrated Comprehensive System Eliminating Inequities in Schools. Also, Fleig published a manuscript in the March 2016 issue of Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership titled: The Graduation Speech: Intersections of Sexual Identity, Gender Identity, Gender Expression, and Race. Fleig is completing his 25th year in education, and his 22nd as a school administrator.