Lead Serious Change


Join a select national network of experienced educational leaders from public and private sectors, P-12, through an intensive, cohort-based, 3-year program.

  • Practitioner, inquiry-based focus
  • Lifetime access to program supports
  • On-demand access to writing, research, and social media coaches
  • Executive format classes meet one weekend a month

News from MCDPEL

Mid-Career alum Marion Wilson was selected to present in the Administration, Advocacy and Policy, Instruction and Assessment track.  Her workshop was titled Wise and Critical Feedback as a Stimulus for Achieving the College Dream.  Her work was titled, Wise and Critical Feedback as a Stimulus for Achieving the College Dream.  Workshop participants engaged in a critical analysis of key college and career readiness standards.  Participants left with a toolkit of strategies to support positive academic behaviors that will impaction the instructional outcomes for African American students.  

Marion Wilson is promoted to the Deputy Superintendent in Staten Island, District 31.  Dr. Wilson’s 20 year career in education has been in both public and charter school systems in New York and New Jersey.

Dr. Wilson brings an extensive knowledge and expertise in curricula, pedagogical, and assessment designs, conducting PPOs, school reform practice,  turnaround leadership, data analysis, and adult learning theories.

Congratulations to Dr. Wilson as she continues to serve  and support school leaders, teachers parents and students in the Staten Island community.  

Mid-Career alumni Stephen Bournés presented at the Power School EDGE Conference “Bringing Together the Brightest Minds in K-12 Education,” February 25–27, 2019, in Orlando, Florida. His presentation was entitled “Repurposing Central Office to Support School Turnaround,” and he also served on the conference’s Transformational Leadership panel.

Midcareer Events

New Orleans, LA Information Session

Regional Receptions
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 6:30pm
Hilton New Orleans Riverside2 Poydras StreetNew Orleans, Louisiana