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Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy 2020-21  36th Class

Leadership Academy is part of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) which cultivates effective school leaders who

  • engage with school and community.
  • serve as catalysts for meaningful and productive change.
  • recognize and develop excellent instruction.
  • create and sustain a culture of continuous learning.
  • Leadership Academy Flyer
  • Outdoor Leadership Flyer

Kickoff, The 36th class will start virtually September 29 and October 1st.  
Outdoor Leadership Experience, May 5th - May 8th, 2021 (YMCA of the Ozarks, Potosi, MO)
Winter Meeting, January 14-15, 2021 (Virtual) 
Graduation, June 10-11, 2021 (location is tentative)

Kickoff, Winter Meeting, and Graduation payment is through your local RPDC.  Outdoor Leadership Experience payment is through the YMCA of the Ozarks.  St. Louis RPDC schools all of payment through EDPlus.

Hilton Garden Inn and Conference Center, Columbia, MO is the location for all meetings except OLE.  A special room rate of $97.65 a night is available only by calling and saying you are with DESE-Leadership Academy.

Check back in late winter 2021 for information on 37th Class.