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Education Leadership

In the Department of Organization & Leadership

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Program Offerings > Non-Degree Programs

Non-Degree Programs

In addition to the degree programs, the Education Leadership Program offers professional development opportunities to both first-time students and to alumni who are interested in continuing their graduate education.

  • Program: Klingenstein Summer Institute for Early Career Teachers

    Program: Klingenstein Summer Institute for Early Career Teachers

    Program Description
    An intensive off-site residential summer institute is offered for independent and international elementary, middle, or high school teachers with two to five years of teaching experience.  The Institute is designed to increase classroom effectiveness and to prepare teachers who have demonstrated outstanding promise for leadership positions in independent and international schools.  Participation is based on award that covers all expenses.  Participants earn four graduate credits.

    Contact Information
    Email: klingenstein@tc.columbia.edu
    Phone: (212) 678-3156

  • Program: Klingenstein Heads of Schools Program

    Program: Klingenstein Heads of Schools Program

    Program Description
    The Klingenstein Heads of Schools Program is a two-week program of intensive study and interaction with professional peers for heads of independent and international schools.  School heads are in the residence at the College.  They participate in symposia on issues confronting independent and international school leaders and attend colloquia on topics of interest, which include educational philosophy, diversity, and organizational change.  School heads also pursue independent study, investigating problems of particular relevance to their school situations.  Fellowship awards are granted annually.  Please send completed application packets to the Klingenstein Center by January 15.

    Contact Information
    Email: klingenstein@tc.columbia.edu
    Phone: (212) 678-3156

  • Program: Superintendents Work Conference

    Program: Superintendents Work Conference

    Program Description
    During the Superintendents Work Conference, participants will have the opportunity to meet nationally known education leaders, public policy makers, and scholars to discuss and analyze major educational and social issues.  Attendance is by nomination and invitation.

    Contact Information
    Email: swc@tc.columbia.edu
    Phone: (212) 678-7449