Leadership for Educational Equity Program
LEEP is under reorganization and for that reason, the admissions process has been postponed for the 2018-19 year.
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The Child Unique Montessori School
An education professional for over 25 years, Cindy Acker has founded 6 private schools. She is founder/principal of The Child Unique Montessori School and public policy adviser for Montessori Council of California. Cindy has a BA in human development, and Masters... Read More
The doctoral program in Leadership for Educational Equity (LEEP) prepares professionals of great promise for leadership roles in school districts and other organizations committed to the success of students in urban environments.
We seek individuals who are champions for the educational needs of disadvantaged student populations and are excited to participate in an intellectually rigorous program of study.
Applicants must have substantial experience leading schools, school systems, or other educational organizations. Graduates earn an Ed.D. from UC Berkeley.