• Georgetown ISD's Aspiring Leaders Academy


    Georgetown ISD's Aspiring Leaders Academy, Cohort #4, Applications Now Being Accepted


    If you are committed to supporting future ready learning opportunities for all students and desire to make a greater impact on teaching and learning, then this opportunity is for you.  We believe that school leaders are an essential component of successful schools and high-student achievement.  This academy serves to build the leadership capacity of promising talent currently serving in Georgetown ISD.  The Aspiring Leaders Academy (ALA) Application deadline is September 4, 2018.  Please click on the following link to fill out the online application.

     ALA Application Link


    The minimum criteria for those wishing to be considered for Georgetown ISD's 2017-2018 ALA are as follows:
    •  All applicants must currently be an employee of  Georgetown ISD,
    • Have at least 5 years of effective classroom teaching experience,
    •  Hold a Master's degree (preferably Mid-Management or Educational Administration),
    • Hold a current Texas Principal/Administrator Certificate or have completed the requirements by July 31, 2018,
    • Have a recommendation from current Principal or supervisor, and
    • Complete an application and submit it to Professional Learning by September 15, 2017.

    Format for Learning

    Aspiring Leaders will be exposed to multiple formats of learning as a part of the year-long academy experience.  In addition to the eight professional learning sessions with current leaders, ALA members will participate in a vast array of experiences, including:
    •  Independent and group learning outside of the structured class program
    • Shadow current Administrators
    • Have exposure to guest speakers
    • Participate in reflective reading assignments
    • Engage in dialogue with district level personnel for collaboration and networking
    • Participate in on-line learning experiences
    • Discuss Case Studies

    Course Content

    ALA members will be provided specific reading assignments that they will be expected to process individually and collaboratively with their cohort.  Articles and videos will also be included in the resources participants will utilize to complete assignments.  
    ALA members will also be expected to access learning resources, respond and dialogue using Google.  Members should ensure they are familiar with Google Docs before meetings begin.
    The Georgetown ISD Leadership Team is excited to work with ALA members over the upcoming year and investing in the growth of leadership that benefits the future of employees and district as well.  Those interested in future Aspiring Leadership Academy cohorts should continue to visit this site and/or look for communications from Alma Guzman, Executive Director of Professional Leadership. 
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Last Modified on September 5, 2018