601 South Baker Circle
Leander, TX (near Austin, TX) 78641
Michele De Bellis strives to support the transformation of systems by prioritizing professional development. Central to all of her work is a commitment to support self-directedness. Michele designs and leads professional development for the Institute for Habits of Mind as the North American Affiliate and Director of Professional Development. She also serves as a Training Associate for Thinking Collaborative –providing professional development in Cognitive Coaching and Adaptive Schools Seminars. She has been a special education teacher, district administrator and most recently Director of K-16 partnerships in literacy, mathematics and science focused on issues of equity and school reform through professional development. Michele values her experiences leading professional development with teachers, school-based coaches, and district and campus based administrators. Michele offers: Professional Development in the HOM Foundation Course Courses on Reflection and Growth through the HOM Building Self-directed Learners and Leaders Coaching and Leadership Development through the HOM School based coaching and onsite support for implementation.