Teacher Leadership Program

Welcome from Dr. Tricia Browne-Ferrigno!
Dr. Ferrigno is the Program Chair for the Teacher Leadership program. Feel free to send her an email if you have any questions about the program or about planning a course of study.
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Tuition for this program has been reduced to $450 per credit hour
no matter where in the world you live. Learn more here.

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Program Description

This fully online Teacher Leadership Program provides personalized leadership development balanced with peer networking and collegial support through participation in a learning cohort. The curricular content, learning activities, field-based experiences, and professional reflections provide specialized leadership development that teachers can use in their classrooms or as leaders in schools, districts, and the wider context of education while serving as

  • Change agent
  • Classroom supporter
  • Curriculum specialist
  • Data coach
  • Department chair or team leader
  • Instructional coach
  • Peer mentor
  • Resource provider
  • School leader

The program is approved by the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) to recommend addition of Teacher Leader Endorsement to a valid Kentucky Professional Certificate for Teaching and rank change after successful completion of the 30-credit graduate-degree program.

For information about the degree-granting graduate program leading to rank change, go to MEd or EdS Option.

If you currently hold a graduate degree and wish to add the endorsement to your valid Kentucky Professional Certificate for teaching, go to Endorsement Only Option.