LEAD Aspiring Leaders Program

LEAD Aspiring Leaders Program

Leadership Experiences for Aspiring Leader Development

LEAD Intro Video
Intro Video

Purpose: The LEAD program is a rigorous and relevant year-long leadership preparatory program focused on the development of highly effective instructional leaders who are equipped to seamlessly transition into the Assistant Principal role.

The LEAD program was created to provide professional development, mentoring, networking opportunities, and job shadowing experiences to aspiring leaders seeking to continue their leadership growth and development. LEAD is fully aligned to the Florida Educational Leadership Standards (FELS).

Training topics include:

  • Vision and Mission
  • Turnaround Leadership
  • Student Learning & Continuous Improvement
  • Meaningful Family & Community Engagement
  • Operations & School Management
  • Much More!

LEAD Aspiring Leaders Program Requirements:

  • Current employee of The School District of Lee County
  • Minimum of 4 years of Teaching Experience
  • Completion of Master's Degree in Educational Leadership or its equivalent
  • Valid Florida Certification in Educational Leadership
  • Member of The School District of Lee County Assistant Principal Pool
  • Completion of LEAD Program Application
  • Recommendation from Principal/Director

Read: LEAD Aspiring Leaders Training Plan

Registration for Cohort 1: Closed 

Registration for Cohort 2: Closed 

Registration for Cohort 3: Closed

Registration for Cohort 4: Begins October 2024

Past LEAD Program Participants