2021-23 Cohort Schedules

Tentative dates for Twin Cities Maroon, Twin Cities Gold, and Austin cohorts are provided below. Participants will only attend the dates corresponding with their respective cohort.

Twin Cities Maroon Cohort

  • August 12, 2021: Introductory meeting
  • September 23-24, 2021: Unit 1, The Educational Challenge
  • October 14-15, 2021: Unit 2, Principal as Strategic Thinker
  • November 18-19, 2021: Unit 3, Elements of Standards-Aligned Instructional Systems
  • December 9, 2021: ALP Intro and Program Evaluation Overview
  • January 20-21, 2022: Unit 4, Foundations of Effective Learning
  • March 3-4, 2022: Unit 5, Leadership in the Instructional Core I (Lang Arts & History)
  • April 14 , 2022: ALP Research Literature Day
  • June 16-17, 2022: Unit 6, Leadership in the Instructional Core II (Math & Science)
  • August 3, 2022: U of M—Leadership for Multilanguage Learning
  • August 4, 2022: U of M—Teacher Evaluation
  • September 22-23, 2022: Unit 7, Coaching for High Quality Teaching
  • October 13-14, 2022: Unit 8, Promoting the Learning Organization; ALP Strategy Measurement Finalization
  • December 8-9, 2022: Unit 9, Teams for Instructional Leadership
  • January 12-13, 2023: Unit 10, Ethical Leadership for Equity
  • February 2, 2023: ALP Writing / Presentation
  • February 23-24, 2023: U of MN—Culturally Responsive School Leadership
  • March 30-31, 2023: Unit 11, Driving and Sustaining Transformation
  • May 4-5, 2023: Unit 12, Final Simulation and ALP Presentations

Twin Cities Gold Cohort

  • August 12, 2021: Introductory meeting
  • September 16-17, 2021: Unit 1, The Educational Challenge
  • October 28-29, 2021: Unit 2, Principal as Strategic Thinker
  • December 2-3, 2021: Unit 3, Elements of Standards-Aligned Instructional Systems
  • December 16, 2021: ALP Intro and Program Evaluation Overview
  • January 13-14, 2022: Unit 4, Foundations of Effective Learning
  • February 24-25, 2022: Unit 5, Leadership in the Instructional Core I (Lang Arts & History)
  • April 15, 2022: ALP Research Literature Day
  • June 23-24, 2022: Unit 6, Leadership in the Instructional Core II (Math & Science)
  • August 4, 2022: U of M—Leadership for Multilanguage Learning
  • August 5, 2022: U of M—Teacher Evaluation
  • September 29-30, 2022: Unit 7, Coaching for High Quality Teaching
  • October 27-28, 2022: Unit 8, Promoting the Learning Organization; ALP Strategy Measurement Finalization
  • December 1-2, 2022: Unit 9, Teams for Instructional Leadership
  • January 19-20, 2023: Unit 10, Ethical Leadership for Equity
  • February 3, 2023: ALP Writing / Presentation
  • March 2-3, 2023: U of MN—Culturally Responsive School Leadership
  • April 6-7, 2023: Unit 11, Driving and Sustaining Transformation
  • May 4-5, 2023: Unit 12, Final Simulation and ALP Presentations

Austin Cohort

  • August 13, 2021: Introductory meeting
  • September 30-October 1, 2021: Unit 1, The Educational Challenge
  • October 25-26, 2021 (possibly October 18-19): Unit 2, Principal as Strategic Thinker
  • November 15-16, 2021: Unit 3, Elements of Standards-Aligned Instructional Systems
  • December 6, 2021: ALP Intro and Program Evaluation Overview
  • January 17-18, 2022: Unit 4, Foundations of Effective Learning
  • February 28-March 1, 2022: Unit 5, Leadership in the Instructional Core I (Lang Arts & History)
  • April 12, 2022: ALP Research Literature Day
  • June 13-14, 2022: Unit 6, Leadership in the Instructional Core II (Math & Science)
  • August 1, 2022: U of M—Leadership for Multilanguage Learning
  • August 2, 2022: U of M—Teacher Evaluation
  • September 19-20, 2022: Unit 7, Coaching for High Quality Teaching
  • October 10-11, 2022: Unit 8, Promoting the Learning Organization; ALP Strategy Measurement Finalization
  • December 5-6, 2022: Unit 9, Teams for Instructional Leadership
  • January 9-10, 2023: Unit 10, Ethical Leadership for Equity
  • January 30, 2023: ALP Writing / Presentation
  • February 20-21, 2023: U of MN—Culturally Responsive School Leadership
  • March 27-28, 2023: Unit 11, Driving and Sustaining Transformation
  • May 1-2, 2023: Unit 12, Final Simulation and ALP Presentations