GAEL's 2018-19 Aspiring Principals Program
Wednesday August 08, 2018
One of the finest leadership development programs in Georgia is the GAEL Aspiring Principals Program under the leadership of GAESP Executive Director Hal Beaver. The program provides the training and interactions that individuals beginning their leadership career need to move forward and respond to the needs of their school district. The participants meet on a monthly basis to be trained by some of the most recognized education leadership professionals in Georgia.
The goals of the program are:
Develop an awareness of the issues and problems participants may encounter on the job and the array of resources and processes available to address them Enhance participants’ organizational and leadership skills
Provide information concerning the effective operation of schools within established legal and ethical principles
Provide opportunities for discussion with successful principals concerning current trends and issues and their implications for educational improvement
Develop a cadre of school leaders who seek new and innovative approaches to the challenges of educating Georgia’s youth
Assist participants in the development of a network of professional contacts and re- sources
Increase pride, prestige, trust and confidence in public education and the educational leaders in the public schools in Georgia
The first meeting with be September 25, 2018, at the Regan Center at the Houston County Board of Education.
Questions regarding the program should be directed to Hal Beaver at firstname.lastname@example.org.