Commitments, Benefits and Application
LEAP: Leadership for Emergency Academic Preparedness
LEAP is designed to support educators of all levels of experience become more effective teachers and leaders. Benefits for all participants include
- high-quality professional development workshops
- networking and professional learning communities
- collaboration, leadership, and presentation opportunities
- classroom grant opportunities
LEAP is proud to partner with Baltimore City Public Schools to offer a focused, rich professional development opportunity for City teachers. Workshops will focus on topics such as equity, social-emotional learning, and mind-brain education. Teachers will learn strategies to support a positive, effective learning environment for all students.
Teachers with 0-5 years of experience are invited to apply; slots will be filled using a lottery system.Commitments for this program include attending two Saturday workshops (9am-1pm) in Zoom. Workshops will be held on March 19 and April 2.
Participants will receive a $200 stipend for engaging with the LEAP program and are eligible to apply for a classroom grant of up to $250.