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Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy 2019-20 - Join the 35th Class - Scholarships Available

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, June 10-12, 2019 (Hilton Garden Inn and Conference Center, Columbia, MO)  Register
Outdoor Leadership Experience, October 2-5, 2019 (YMCA of the Ozarks, Potosi, MO) Register
Winter Meeting, January 8-10, 2019 (Hilton Garden Inn and Conference Center, Columbia, MO)
Graduation, June 10-12, 2020 (Hilton Garden Inn and Conference Center, Columbia, MO)

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

34th Class

June 12-14, 2019 
Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia, MO Register

All fees are through your local RPDC.

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.