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 in improving programs, meeting accreditation requirements, and making the case for support.

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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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Making It Through Grad School When You Have Kids, a Spouse, Pets, et al.

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By Remy Dou        I could see my reflection in the glass as I stared out the window behind my cubicle on the eighth floor of the National Science Foundation where I worked as a fellow. On my desk sat my laptop open to a confirmation screen that announced in bold letters: “Graduate student ...

JCEL January 2017 Special Issue Spotlight

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Pink Is for Girls: Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice - A Case of Single-Sex EducationDrs. Jennifer Martin & Jane A. Beese Leaders must know how to use evidence to inform district decisions, particularly as decisions related to learning become standard practice, and provide professional ...

2017 Call for Proposals

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The 2017 Call for Proposals is released! A huge thank you to the 2017 Convention Program Committee for preparing such a wonderful call: Mariela A. Rodriguez (University of Texas - San Antonio), Erin Anderson (University of Denver); Miriam Ezzani (University of North Texas); and Cristobal ...

Registration Open: 2017 William L. Boyd National Education Politics Workshop

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2017 William L. Boyd National Education Politics Workshop Registration Now Open.The Politics of Education Association, the University Council for Educational Administration, Division L of AERA, and the Great Lakes Center for Education Research and Practice invite graduate students and recent ...

JCEL December 2016 Spotlight (Moon)

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Median Middle School: Striving to Rise Above Average This case was developed for use with future school leaders in an educational setting. There are several topics of discussion that can be developed, including but not limited to policy implementation, the efficacy of professional learning ...