The Pennsylvania Department of Educationā€™s Excellence in Leadership Certification was developed for program staff in a leadership role who are looking for strategies to effectively lead and motivate others, to create and maintain a positive workplace culture, to demonstrate emotional intelligence and to overcome leadership challenges.

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Sample Course Schedule




Session 1 Creating Cultures of Leadership
Session 2 The Organized Leader
Session 3 Authentic Communication and Emotional IntelligenceĀ 
Session 4 The Resilient Leader: Bounce Back for Success
Session 5 Leading Through Change
Session 6 Leading for Equity in Challenging Times
Session 7 Leading Through Conflict
Session 8 Self-Respect: The Foundation for Quality Leadership