Human Resources, Strategic Operations and Initiatives
The AIU's Human Resources, Strategic Operations and Initiatives Division oversees the organization's Human Resources and Communications Services Departments. The division also provides services in regards to legislative policy and advocacy. For more information about these services, contact Joe Lucarelli at email@example.com.
The Human Resources Department administers employment policies and procedures, and is responsible for human relations conciliation, recruitment, contract negotiation, staffing and new employee orientation.
The Communication Services Department assists with all aspects of the planning, execution, and evaluation of strategic public relations campaigns using traditional and social media. Services include the development of communications campaigns for special projects, consultation for crisis communication and media relations and the creation of special publications. The department also coordinates the annual Act 1 mailing in Allegheny County so that school districts are in compliance with notification requirements.
The AIU directly assists school districts with management consultation, leadership seminars, emergency management role-alike meetings, and new superintendents support.
Legislative Policy and Advocacy
Federal and state legislative decisions affect many of the every day activities in school districts. The AIU stays abreast of current legislative decisions and advocates on behalf of public education.