Who We are

India School Leadership Institute (ISLI), established in 2013 as a project of the Akanksha Foundation, is one of the first initiatives in India to focus on developing the skills of School Leaders, to build high-performing schools that commit to and deliver academic achievement and character development of children in low-income schools. School Leaders are defined as headmasters, principals, head teachers and school owners.

Our key objectives are
  • to create a pipeline of leaders equipped to lead high-performing schools for children of underserved communities

  • establish the benchmark for school leadership training in India

Our Vision

Every school in India will be led by an effective school leader who will create quality learning opportunities that prepare children for higher education and responsible citizenship

Our Mission

To develop school leaders who drive high-performing schools that commit to academic achievement and character development of children from underserved communities.