I am about to finish my Ed. Leadership certification, so
I'll be able to apply to the administrative pool next
month. I'm hearing from some administrators that it IS
possible to make the leap from classroom teacher to AP, but
that it is far more common for one to hold another type of
leadership position first.
I am not sure whether or not I should remain in my current
teaching position while applying to the pool. I'm leaning
towards applying for other positions such as administrative
dean, curriculum resource teacher, instructional coach,
etc.. At this point, I will have everything "on paper" in
terms of qualifications, but I may be passed over due to
lack of experience.
I would appreciate it if you would share a few words about
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