Horizon Leadership Year 2 | Michigan Association of Superintendents & Administrators

Completing Horizon Leadership Year 2 will earn participants a Central Office Endorsement on a current Administrator Certificate or an Administrator Certificate with a Central Office Endorsement. Participants will also earn 30 SCECH credits. You must have completed Horizon Leadership Year 1 to be eligible to register for Horizon Leadership Year 2. Please choose one of the options below based on the schedule that best fits your needs.

The Horizon Leadership Academy focuses on strengthening leadership skills and strategies for superintendents, aspiring superintendents, central office administrators and building administrators. This MDE-approved program gives participants the opportunity to follow two routes to earn the credentials they need to excel and grow on the job:

  • A Central Office Endorsement or a Central Office Enhancement on a current Administrator Certificate
  • An Administrator Certificate with a Central Office Endorsement

Throughout your Horizon Leadership experience, you will utilize job-embedded opportunities to practice what you learn, as well as experience growth in your practice working with peers. The program curriculum is based on scaffolded learning in four areas:

  • Leadership
  • Situational leadership
  • Values and beliefs
  • Strategic action around student learning and achievement.

Participants will engage in learning and skill development during all sessions. Topics include:

  • Leadership – How do I lead?
  • The role and work of the superintendent and central office leaders
  • The impact of values and beliefs on an individual and an organization
  • A fact-finding and strategic action planning process to identify system strengths and barriers surrounding student learning and achievement

Participants are required to complete Horizon Year 1 before they can register for Horizon Year 2.

Horizon Cost for 2-Year Total Program

MASA member with Administrator Certificate: $5,000
MASA member without Administrator Certificate: $6,000
Non-member with Administrator Certificate: $5,600
Non-member without Administrator Certificate: $6,600

NEW 2019-20 Horizon Year 2 Dates

Horizon Year 2A

  • October 2-3, 2019
    Location: MASA, 1001 Centennial Way, Suite 400, Lansing, MI 48917
  • December 3-4, 2019
    Location: MASB, 1001 Centennial Way, Suite 400, Lansing, MI 48917
  • February 11, 2020
    Location: MASA, 1001 Centennial Way, Suite 400, Lansing, MI 48917

This cohort is full

Horizon Year 2B

  • February 27-28, 2020
    Location: MASA, 1001 Centennial Way, Suite 400, Lansing, MI 48917
  • April 16-17, 2020
    Location: MASA, 1001 Centennial Way, Suite 400, Lansing, MI 48917
  • May 19, 2020
    Location: MASA, 1001 Centennial Way, Suite 400, Lansing, MI 48917
Register

Questions?

For more information, Dr. Tina Kerr, MASA’s Deputy Executive Director at (517) 327-5910 or tkerr@gomasa.org