The Advancing Educational Leadership training is a 3 day certification route that meets the state requirement of leadership training for educator appraisers. The engaging and interactive training addresses the skills needed by campus leaders, including the specific learned skills required by the role, as well as soft skills needed to maximize effectiveness for a leader.
Effective January 1, 2016, AEL replaced Instructional Leadership Development (ILD). ILD is no longer offered. T-TESS Appraisers must have completed ILD prior to January 1, 2016 or they must complete AEL.