Aspiring Assistant Principal LEAD Program

Target Audience 

Current Teacher Leaders or Coaches 


Current Aspiring Leaders who are already on Pasco’s AP Eligible List should click here for the AP Eligible LEAD course. 

General Description

This 6-session course is designed for those that want to learn more about the leadership skills required of a school-based administrator. Participants will Learn about strengths and how to leverage them in your work as a school leader, learn about, practice, and refine your practice according to the competencies in Pasco’s Leadership Development Framework, grow yourself as a leader and refine your skills, prepare for the AP eligibility pool and an AP job in Pasco County, make connections with leaders across the county, and build a network of support  

Core competencies for Aspiring Assistant Principal course: 

  • Strong Core and Growth Mindset 
  • Systems Thinking 
  • Ability to Shape the Vision 
  • Cultivating Leadership in Everyone 
  • Creating and Ensuring a Climate that is Welcoming 
  • Commitment to Continuous Improvement 
  • Actively Managing and Leading People, Processes and Procedures 
  • Demonstrating High Levels of Emotional Intelligence 

This course is for teacher leaders or coaches that want to transition to a school-based leadership position. 

Course Recommended Prerequisites  

  • Lead for Teacher Leader 
  • Lead for Aspiring Coaches 
  • Clinical Educator Training highly recommended (Principal recommendation required for Clinical Educator Training) 

Contact Information 

Vaughnette Chandler

Sr. Supervisor for Leadership Development and School Supports 

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