Upcoming 2021-23 Cohorts

Now Accepting Applications!

Our next cohorts will be held in the Twin Cities metro area and Southeast Minnesota (based out of Austin), respectively. Scroll down for more information and a tentative schedule. When you’re ready to apply, complete this application form:

Additional Information

Tentative Schedules, 2021-23:

Note: these are tentative dates and will be highly subject to change. This should give you an idea, however, of how the cohort meetings will be structured.

2021

Tentative dates for the Twin Cities (TC) and Austin cohorts provided below. Participants will attend only the dates corresponding with their respective cohort.

  • August 12 (TC), August 16 (Austin)
    Introductory meeting
  • September 23-24 (TC), September 27-28 (Austin)
    Unit 1, The Educational Challenge
  • October 14-15 (TC), October 25-26 (Austin)
    Unit 2, Principal as Strategic Thinker
  • November 18-19 (TC), November 15-16 (Austin)
    Unit 3, Elements of Standards-Aligned Instructional Systems
  • December 9 (TC), December 6 (Austin)
    ALP Intro and Program Evaluation Overview

2022

  • January 20-21 (TC), January 17-18 (Austin)
    Unit 4, Foundations of Effective Learning
  • March 3-4 (TC), Feb 28-March 1 (Austin)
    Unit 5, Leadership in the Instructional Core I (Lang Arts & History)
  • April 14 (TC), April 12 (Austin)
    ALP Research Literature Day
  • June 16-17 (TC), June 13-14 (Austin)
    Unit 6, Leadership in the Instructional Core II (Math & Science)
  • August 3 (TC), August 1 (Austin)
    U of M—Leadership for Multilanguage Learning
  • August 4 (TC), August 2 (Austin)
    U of M—Teacher Evaluation
  • September 22-23 (TC), September 19-20 (Austin)
    Unit 7, Coaching for High Quality Teaching
  • October 13-14 (TC), October 10-11 (Austin)
    Unit 8, Promoting the Learning Organization; ALP Strategy Measurement Finalization
  • December 8-9 (TC), December 5-6 (Austin)
    Unit 9, Teams for Instructional Leadership

2023

  • January 12-13 (TC), January 9-10 (Austin)
    Unit 10, Ethical Leadership for Equity
  • February 2 (TC), January 30 (Austin)
    ALP Writing / Presentation
  • February 23-24 (TC), February 20-21 (Austin)
    U of MN—Culturally Responsive School Leadership
  • March 30-31 (TC), March 27-28 (Austin)
    Unit 11, Driving and Sustaining Transformation
  • May 4-5 (TC), May 1-2 (Austin)
    Unit 12, Final Simulation and ALP Presentations