All Events 

The Leadership for Educational Achievement Foundation, Inc. (LEAF, Inc.) provides high quality professional learning to support superintendent development (pre-service and in-service) and the development of school district leadership team members. In partnership with The Council, LEAF’s programs are research-based, aligned to the needs of the field, responsive to changing expectations for school leaders, and cost effective.

Learn more about LEAF, Inc. and the impact it has on education.

Events

Events
November 18 - May 12 , 2023

Take Time To Take Care of Yourself

A Personal Wellness Program with NYSCOSS/LEAF & Equitable Advisors
December 16

Women's Initiative Coffee & Conversation

Join us for a brief virtual check-in and discussions focused on women in leadership and supporting women educational leaders. No cost to attend but registration is required.
January 25

New Superintendents Coffee & Conversation

Join us for a brief check in with new superintendents from around the state to discuss issues on your mind or share ideas with colleagues and NYSCOSS. Veteran superintendents will be on hand to share guidance and experences.
February 3

Women's Initiative Coffee & Conversation

Join us for a brief virtual check-in and discussions focused on women in leadership and supporting women educational leaders. No cost to attend but registration is required.
February 10

Cabinet Coffee & Conversation

Join your colleagues for a conversation on common issues and best practices. During busy and challenging times, these brief, virtual check-ins are a great way to stay connected with colleagues. These sessions will be facilitated by Cabinet Committee Members around topics pre-identified by cabinet-level leaders and will be an opportunity to share ideas with colleagues around the state.
March 5 - 7, 2023

2023 Winter Institute

The Road to Awesome: Empower, Lead, Change the Game. With expectations on school leaders at an all-time high, it is essential that leadership becomes a shared effort throughout the school house. As a schoolhouse. As a school leader, Darrin Peppard's passion for empowering adults and students alike will energize culture, learning, and connection in your school, classroom, or district. The leadership journey is a road complete with twists and turns, bumps and straightaways, and times when it diverges in two. When the road diverges on your journey, take the Road to Awesome...and don't look back.
March 5

New Superintendents Institute Winter Session

During this half-day session prior to the opening of the Winter Institute, meet with colleagues to discuss your district's culture and diversity and inclusivity to further develop your leadership vision.
April 14

Women's Initiative Coffee & Conversation

Join us for a brief virtual check-in and discussions focused on women in leadership and supporting women educational leaders. No cost to attend but registration is required.
April 19

New Superintendents Coffee & Conversation

Join us for a brief check in with new superintendents from around the state to discuss issues on your mind or share ideas with colleagues and NYSCOSS. Veteran superintendents will be on hand to share guidance and experences.
April 21

Cabinet Coffee & Conversation

Join your colleagues for a conversation on common issues and best practices. During busy and challenging times, these brief, virtual check-ins are a great way to stay connected with colleagues. These sessions will be facilitated by Cabinet Committee Members around topics pre-identified by cabinet-level leaders and will be an opportunity to share ideas with colleagues around the state.

2023 Winter Institute 

Road To Awesome:  Empower, Lead, Change the Game
Albany Capital Center 
Albany, NY 

March 5-7, 2023

Registration now open for the 2023 Winter Institute! 
Register here.