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

This groundbreaking volume encourages today’s educational leaders to reposition the way they think about leadership and its challenges. Experienced school and district leaders reveal how they conceptualize their roles; how they learn by posing and solving problems of practice; and how they cope with increasing expectations and complexity in their work.

Mid-Career alum Stephen Bournes presented his research at the 2018 National NABSE Conference in Baltimore, MD. Mr. Bournes’s topic was Transforming the Underperforming: Principal Perceptions of Support in Turnaround Schools.

Dale Schmid will be honored at the  2018 National Dance Education Organization National Conference in San Diego, CAThis award is presented to individuals who have made vital contributions to the dance education field.

Midcareer Events

AASA National Conference on Education

Conferences/MCDPEL Gatherings
Monday, January 14, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, January 16, 2019 (All day)
Los Angeles, CA

The 2019 NAIS Annual Conference

Conferences/MCDPEL Gatherings
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 (All day) to Friday, March 1, 2019 (All day)
Long Beach, CA

ASCD Empower 19 Conference

Conferences/MCDPEL Gatherings
Saturday, March 16, 2019 (All day) to Monday, March 18, 2019 (All day)
Chicago, IL