UCEA Journals

    CEA offers a variety of resources for research, teaching, practice and evaluation. We invite you to explore UCEA’s journals, books, briefs, webinars, curriculum modules and other resources available through our resources page.

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    Educational Administration Quarterly (EAQ),The Journal of Cases in Educational Leadership (JCEL), The Journal of Research on Leadership Education (JRLE)

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    INSPIRE Leadership Survey Suite

    Initiative for Systemic Program Improvement through Research in Educational Leadership (INSPIRE) Surveys include a suite of evaluation resources for leadership preparation programs to produce evidence helpful...

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    2017 UCEA Convention Call for Proposals

    The 2017 UCEA Convention Call for Proposals is released!

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    2017 UCEA Convention

    The 31st annual UCEA Convention will be held November 15-19, 2017 at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, CO.

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    Policy Reports

    UCEA offers a number of in-depth peer-reviewed analyses of specific public policy issues written by Independent UCEA Researchers. A Policymaker’s Guide: Research-Based Policy for Principal Preparation Program Approval and Licensure (October 2015).

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    Although our member faculty and deans come from different states and regions, we all share the same goals of building knowledge for the field and providing quality preparation and lifelong learning experiences...

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    Vision, Goals, & Values

    UCEA is a community of scholars committed to the improvement of leadership and policy that supports the learning and development of ALL children. 

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About UCEA

The University Council for Educational Administration is a consortium of  higher education institutions.



The 31st annual UCEA Convention will be held November, 2017.



Resources as materials some offered freely and openly to adapt for teaching, learning, development.



Opportunities include Awards, Career, UCEA Committees, How to Get Involved in UCEA and More...


Grad Student Focus

The involvement and participation of graduate students is critical to the strength and future of the UCEA.

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Letter to Congress Supporting Title II Funding

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UCEA joined a strong and diverse group of national and state organizations in support of Title II, Part A funding in ESSA.  The following letter was sent to Appropriations Committees in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. View the full letter and list of signatories here: Title ...

Support fulling funding Title II, Part A of ESSA

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Directions to send a message to your political representatives in your state on proposed cuts to ESSA funding (Title II, Part A). If you wish to express your support for fully funding Title II, Part A of ESSA, consider sending a message directly to your state representatives. As you may recall, ...

ABCs of the INSPIRE Graduate Survey

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ABCs of the INSPIRE-Graduate Survey: What you need to know from acquiring email panels to zoning in on program improvement (and everything in between!) INSPIRE-Graduate (INSPIRE-G) Survey: The BasicsWhen is the INSPIRE-G survey administration?INSPIRE-G survey administration opens Monday, April ...

PSEL 2015 and Promoting Principal Leadership for the Success of Students with Disabilities

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In January, the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and the Collaboration for Effective Educator Development, Accountability, and Reform Center (CEEDAR) released PSEL 2015 and Promoting Principal Leadership for the Success of Students with Disabilities. This guidance document is ...

UCEA Program Center Student Fellowships & Mini-grants

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Call for Graduate Student Fellowship 2017: The UCEA Graduate Student Fellowship aims to provide research, mentoring, and career development opportunities for one (1) outstanding graduate student who is enrolled in an UCEA member educational leadership program and intend to enter the professoriate. ...