Mark Blitz is the Project Director for the Comprehensive Assessment of Leadership for Learning (CALL) at the Wisconsin Center for Education Products and Services (WCEPS). Mark began working on CALL from its inception as a graduate assistant, Post Doctoral Fellow, and Project Manager. He contributed to the development, piloting, and validation of the CALL instrument. He received his doctorate in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He also holds a MA in teaching from Teachers College, Columbia University and taught in New York City for eight years. His current work on CALL at WCEPS includes product development, marketing, and distribution.
As co-principal investigator, Blitz co-leads Instrumentation study D focusing on building information tools, based on CALL, to develop practice-based information tools that support equity-centered school leaders.