California State University, Fresno recognizes its commitment to the students and educators of the Central Valley. The Central Valley Educational Leadership Institute (CVELI), along with partners in the educational and business communities, is designed to:

  • Initiate and implement systemic change;
  • Improve program quality in educational communities; and
  • Provide equal access to learning for all students.

Mission Statement

The aim of CVELI is to bring best leadership practices to all aspects of the education system in the San Joaquin Valley in order to eliminate the achievement gap and raise the performance of all learners.


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