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LEAP Program 2021-2022

  • LEAP Program Pathways 2021-2022

    Are you a leader with aspirations to expand your impact here within Irving ISD? Interested in growing your career opportunities in Irving ISD? Then LEAP (Leaders Excelling and Advancing Performance) might be for  you!

    This professional development opportunity prepares educators for campus and district leadership roles to establish a robust pipeline of qualified leaders. LEAP also equips participants to take the actions necessary for student achievement.

    Selection criteria for admission into program:

    • Articulated interest in becoming a dynamic leader within Irving ISD in one of the following capacities in the future, or interest in strengthening your skills while currently serving in one of the following capacities:
      • Classroom Teacher
      • Grade Level Chair
      • Department Chair
      • Interventionist
      • Academic Specialist
      • Administrative Liaison
      • Coach
      • Specialist
      • Manager
      • Coordinator
      • Director
      • Assistant Principal
      • Principal
    • Evidence of commitment to ongoing professional growth and self-reflection in current role
    • Evidence of leadership abilities as demonstrated in current or previous positions
    • Properly completed application including comprehensive answers to the application questions
    • Evidence of student achievement and growth
    • Minimum of two professional references, one of which must be the current supervisor/leader

    Interested applicants may learn more here, and then directly access the application through this link. All applications and all required materials should be submitted on or before 11:59pm on Friday, April 23, 2021

    For questions about programming or application requirements, please contact Katie Gilleland, Director of Human Resources – West (ext. 5225).

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