Looking for professional learning opportunities to support your development? Check out the offerings below including annual conferences and fellowships offered to Teach For America alums.
2023 Deloitte Courageous Principals Weekend
The Deloitte Courageous Principals training programs deliver an immersive and dynamic curriculum for K-12 school leaders over 2.5 days, offering:
- Accomplished facilitators experienced in leadership and influence techniques
- Experiential and problem-based learning leveraging real-life principal challenges
- Expanded professional networks and team-based learning to share ideas and work together to develop collaborative strategies.
The School & Systems Leadership team (SSLT) will sponsor a limited number of alumni (value of ~$650 per alum) for the February and April 2023 weekend sessions that will be hosted in person in Westlake, TX.
Interest form due Sunday, Oct 9, 2022.
Summer Reading Series for Ed Leaders: Free Summer Professional Development | Jump start this academic year by listening to experts share learnings from the past year. We are excited to offer three FREE one hour webinars focused on ESSER funds, lessons learned from conversation with kids, and gun policy. Click here to register and learn more about each webinar! Reach out to Jeffrey Veale with questions.
Aspiring Latinx Leadership Institute (ALLÍ) is a five-month cohort experience for aspiring Latinx leaders looking to build their skills in school and systems leadership in the K-12 system, and receive career navigation support. ALLÍ will run from January -May 2023. ALLÍ is co-created by community partners.
LEE National and Virtual Workshops
From beginner to advanced, Leadership for Educational Equity (LEE) hosts dozens of self-paced online courses and virtual & in-person events that offer concrete skill-building opportunities. These programs guide members on the fundamentals of organizing within your community, getting involved in policy & advocacy, pursuing elected office, and so much more. Virtual events also provide space to meet fellow equity-minded members working toward similar goals.
PowerHour5 (pH5) is a 5 week, cohort-based learning and collaboration series for school and systems leaders. Each pH5 series will focus on a different theme/topic relevant to the moment and integrate learning from experts and collaborative space for participants. Participants will meet weekly for 5 weeks. Participants will meet for 2 hours each week. This program is open to all school and system leaders, including non TFA alum. There is no cost. PowerHour5 will be held virtually 3 times throughout the year with cohorts starting in–September/October 2022, January 2023, and April 2023.