The Principal Leadership Accelerator is designed to empower and challenge current K-12 school leaders (such as principals, assistant principals, principal supervisors and district administrators) to become more effective, strategic, and courageous leaders in their schools and communities.
Using a unique, multidisciplinary paradigm, this program integrates the most effective leadership tools and practices derived from cutting-edge leadership research conducted at the Center for Leadership at FIU. The program model utilizes management tools and research, educational leadership practices, social science research, and public administration expertise to imbue participants with best practices and effective leadership skills.
Spring Cohort begins February 2022
Interested in the Principal Leadership Accelerator?
Program Dates, Spring 2022
February 1-2, 2022
February 8-9, 2022
May 3-4, 2022
May 10-11, 2022
Executive coaching sessions in March and April
Program sessions from 10:00am to 2:00pm ET each day
Coaching sessions scheduled based on participant availability
Live Online (Zoom)
View our registration and refund policy.
Who should attend?
This program is designed for current K-12 school leaders (such as principals, assistant principals, principal supervisors and district administrators) who are looking expand their leadership capacity and become change agents in their schools and communities.
Not sure if this program is the right fit for you or want more information before applying? Contact a member of our team or view our other program options for individual contributors, managers, and established executives.
Our leadership development programs for principals continue to gain recognition around the world. In seven short years, we have garnered thirteen different accolades from HR.com, Chief Learning Officer Group, and most recently UPCEA… including six #1 rankings! Read more about our rankings.
“For the past 12 years, Miami-Dade County Public Schools has shared a commitment to providing professional development and expanding the capacity of leaders in partnership with the Center for Leadership at Florida International University. The result is school leaders with expanded resources, ignited passion, and sharpened tools to better motivate our students to achieve remarkable academic and personal success. This program is not about school administration - this program is centered around helping school leaders become more strategic, courageous, and effective.”
Superintendent Alberto Carvalho
Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Topics and Schedule
The following topics and schedule are subject to change. Each professional learning session will be four hours, meeting live online via Zoom. Exact times to be announced. Executive coaching sessions and the individual development session are scheduled at the participant’s convenience.
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