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Leadership Academy

 Leadership Academy 30th Class Evaluation (2014-2015)

Link to Register for 2016-2017 Class

2016-17 Leadership Academy brochure 

Kickoff is June 13-15 2016 (Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia, MO)

YMCA OLE is October 5-8, 2016 held at Camp Lakewood in Potosi, MO.

Winter Meeting is January 11-13, 2017 (Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia, MO)

Graduation is June 14-16, 2017 (Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia, MO)

As a member of this year-long academy, your learning will be focused on the improvement of leadership performance as articulated in Missouri’s Leader Standards and Quality Indicators.  The Leadership Academy emphasizes the importance of building capacity of instructional practices correlated to high academic achievement for students.

Total Registration cost is $900.*

Kickoff, Winter Meeting, and Graduation are $600.*  Make a check for $600 payable to Treasurer, State of Missouri. Mail it to:

Office of Educator Quality

Leadership Academy

P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480. 

For details on payment plans, contact our office.

Register online no later than May 15, 2016

YMCA OLE is handled through YMCA of the Ozarks. The cost is $300.*  Make a check for $300 payable to YMCA of the Ozarks. Mail it to:

YMCA Trout Lodge and Camp Lakewood
13528 State HWY AA
Potosi, MO 63664

Register for YMCA OLE

Your district will be billed for the Academy unless you specify other billing information.

If you experience problems using mylearningplan.com, or if you have questions regarding the registration process, please call 573-751-7986.

*If you are in the St. Louis region, please contact Education Plus/St. Louis RPDC at 314-692-1242 to register for Leadership Academy. Financial payments will go through Education Plus/St. Louis RPDC. You will still need to register on Mylearning Plan but we will bill Education Plus/St. Louis RPDC for your fee.