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2019-20 Application Accepted through November 1

We are honored that you have chosen to apply for acceptance into cohort 3 of Kentucky Women in Education Leadership. This is a prestigious program for women who want to be part of a community of professional women education leaders, grow self-confidence through personal leadership growth and mentorship, and want support in career advancement. Twenty-five aspiring leaders will be selected to participate this year. 

To participate, you must meet the following criteria:

• You are a KASA member in good standing (Not a member, join today)
• Your superintendent is aware of your intent to participate in the program (his/her signature is required to complete application)

How to submit your application:

Step 1
Register your Application 

Click here to apply
Once this step is completed, you will receive an email with instructions on how to complete steps 2 and 3.   (Note: There is an initial commitment fee, and if selected there will be an additional registration fee for the January forum.)

Step 2
Please complete the following:

Career Aspirations
Using no more than two (total) single-spaced 8.5 X 11 typewritten pages, respond to each of the questions below. (Please use the question as a heading for each response.) 

Question 1: 
Why are you considering a principalship, superintendency, or higher level executive position? Include the contributions you would like to make to the field.

Question 2: Describe the skills, dispositions, experiences, and traits you possess that would make you an attractive superintendent/principal candidate to a district. Your answer should help the reader know you as an administrator

Question 3: 
In addition to your current position of responsibility, in what ways are you leading professionally (local, state, national level) and/or personally (civic, community, church)?

Letters of Recommendation:
Two letters of recommendation must accompany your application (one that demonstrates personal character and one that demonstrates professional excellence). One of these letters must come from your direct supervisor. 
A signature of endorsement from the superintendent
 
Note: Once we receive it, your application will be submitted to your superintendent for approval.

Step 3
Submit Application
Completed application must be received on or before November 1. Instructions on how to upload documents will be sent to you after completing step 1. If you do not receive an email, please call or email Mary Brown at (800) 928-5272 or mary@kasa.org.


Additional Questions:
Call the KASA office at (800) 928-5272