organizational and team building effectiveness
innovation in solution finding
ORGANIZATION CLIMATE RESEARCH
web-based custom organizational and market surveys
organizational climate research
personality assessment for individual and corporate improvement
in support of professional development
UNIVERSITY GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS
staff & curriculum development
student and professor exchanges
collaborative research and project completion
INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE & COLLABORATION
elementary and secondary student and teacher exchange programs
sister classrooms, co-teaching, and student collaborative learning
student school visits and ivy league tours
idea exchange workshops for problem solving in education
application of instructional models i.e. rigor and relevance, bloom, maslow, piaget
engaged learning and student autonomy
effective use of data to inform instruction
CONSULTING / TRAINING FOR MINISTRIES
Team Building with the Biblical Personal Profile System
School Improvement utilizing several models
University of Chicago "FIVE ESSENTIALS"
Baldrige Quality Criteria
Professional Learning Communities
data-driven and standardized learning community agendas
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THE IDEA EXCHANGE
The year was 1969. Facilitating a U.S. Coast Guard Academy small group discussion on the topic of leadership; ADI founder, Dr. Robert Libka, did not imagine that he would eventually train executives in far reaching locales like Porto, Portugal; Gurgaon, India, Barcelona, Spain; and Lamki, Nepal. Dr. Libka has presented numerous topics at regional, national and international conferences in the U.S., as well as various school districts and businesses.
His 54,000 LinkedIn discussion group members represent 197 nations and sovereignties.
ADI leadership capitalize on their strengths, while helping leaders in business and education develop custom solutions. ADI's primary services still include training, consulting, international partnerships, and exchange programs.
Following the direction of founder and president, Dr. Robert Libka, we have expanded the number of ADI international partners and size of our research and product development teams. ADI is poised for significant growth in the next 36 months and assures our clients continued quality service, customization, and commitment to exceeding your expectations.
Having served 25 years in Lutheran Schools, Dr. Libka still offers services to Lutheran congregations in all the service areas that follow. Recognizing his ability and experiences are a blessing from God and the Holy Spirit fuels his faith in his Savior, He is driven to ensure operational integrity, high ethical standards, and a focus on meaningful outcomes.premium service.
Having served 25 years in Lutheran Schools, Dr. Libka still offers services to Lutheran congregations in all the service areas that follow and others desired. Recognizing his ability and experiences are a blessing from God, and that the Holy Spirit fuels his faith in his Savior; he is driven to ensure operational integrity, high ethical standards, and a focus on meaningful outcomes.
Born into the faith through baptismal waters in 1951, Dr. Libka was later confirmed in the faith in 1964, and called to service in the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod in 1975. Whether serving as a called church worker or involved in other endeavors, he considers his work ministry, both response to his rescue in the Gospel of Jesus Christ and witness through words and actions of a loving Savior.
He attributes whatever "success" he has enjoyed to the many special people who have surrounded him throughout his early years and adulthood. Most of all he is grateful for parents who loved him, introduced him to the church, had high expectations, and supported the pursuit of his dreams.
It has been said it takes a village to raise a child. Dr. LIbka is proud to have begun his life in the village of Pigeon, Michigan. Pigeon has been home to many who have lived in sincere faith locally and those who have gone on to achieve great things, literally around the globe. World class musicians, leaders in education, medicine, military, and government, successful businessmen and women, preachers, and university presidents, were born here and will never forget their hometown.
Pigeon has remained strong in many ways due to a confident faith, deep work ethic, innovation, village pride, and the blessings of God. Dr. Libka believes his hometown expected great things from its citizens and followed his personal dreams accordingly.
The longest serving member of the Concordia University Chicago Foundation Board of Directors, Dr. and Mrs. Libka fund a student scholarship in their family name. Dr. LIbka also served as a member of the investment committee since 2013.
Harvard University reached out to Dr. Libka in 1988 to coordinate the Translation of a 13th century manuscript by Sufi poet Amir Khusrau. He hired 14 of the world's leading authorities to accomplish the task, funded by the Smithsonian Institute.
While in New Delhi, Dr. Libka interviewed successful business men and university scholars, regarding the topics of leadership, personal productivity, creative problem solving and team building. He worked closely with national leaders in Rajiv Gandhi's cabinet and met religious leaders of various faiths including the Dalai Lama.
Dr. Libka holds Illinois certifications to teach Math, Psychology, Government, History, and Sociology; as well as endorsements in School Counseling, Administration. and School Superintendent
He has served in Education since 1975.
As a superintendent, test scores soared 3 grade levels in a single semester, applied science students outscored the general population following initiatives, two foundations were launched, and mothly village meetings were held throughout the township.
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Three Workshops selected best
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(IDEA EXCHANGE) Chicago, IL
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