School Leadership

School Leadership


Pathway Programs to School Leadership

Pursuing a career in school leadership? Find professional development opportunities, certification programs, and fellowships that can put you on a pathway to leadership roles in education.

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This list is not inclusive. It includes only those programs with which TFA has a defined working partnership, and is not meant to imply any opinion regarding the quality of programs.

Annual TFA School Leadership Programs

  • Overview
  • School Leaders of Color Conference


The Alumni School Leadership team runs programs to build readiness for aspiring school leaders and support alumni currently in school leadership roles.

Annual Programs

School Leaders of Color Conference

Each winter, the Alumni School Leadership team partners with The Collective to host a weekend conference for alumni school leaders and aspiring school leaders of color from across the country.

The 2017 conference took place in Houston, TX from Feb. 10-11. Check back soon for information about the 2018 conference. 

Alumni School Leader Spotlight

Jonathan Silva
South Dakota 2010
My love for my kids, their families, and the communities I serve propels me forward each day despite the obstacles. My faith in their resilience assures me that we will make change. Every day, families send us their students and it is our job to give them our all in return.