School Leaders Program

Mission and Vision


The FAU-School District Partnership includes multiple school districts in Florida, each individually partnered with FAU’s School Leaders Program, who together develop, implement, and improve the professional learning of school leaders in their districts to provide the best public education for students, families, and the community. Our programs are guided by the Department’s vision and values.


We will be widely recognized as a leading school leadership professional learning programs in Florida and the nation, developing the strongest school leaders and leadership teams to lead and transform schools into model learning organizations.


With values, we strive to align words and actions.

  • Integrity
    We strive to act with honesty, transparency, and respect.
  • Learning Community
    We strive to be an evolving community of learners grounded in collegiality, collaboration and mentorship.
  • Social Justice, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
    We strive to promote a society where individuals and cultures are valued, where all have equitable opportunities, and where all inhabit an inclusive environment that is safe physically, emotionally, and socially.
  • Innovative Action
    We strive at both an individual and systemic level to engage continuously in discovery, reflection, and the creation and application of knowledge.
  • Excellence
    We strive for quality in everything we do individually and collectively.