Center for Educational Leadership and HR Services

Dr. Lynn Allen, Assistant Superintendent

The Center for Educational Leadership and HR Services offers a variety of cost-effective services that address the human resource needs of school districts. Many are offered in partnership with prestigious institutions, including Teachers College - Columbia University, Bank Street College of Education, Pace University, Manhattanville College, Harvard University, Yale, New York State Council of School Superintendents (NYSCOSS), Lower Hudson Council of School Superintendents (LHCSS), Assistant Principals Association of Westchester and Putnam Counties, Empire State Supervisors and Administrators Association (ESSAA), School Administrators Association of New York State (SAANYS), Westchester-Putnam School Boards Associations, and Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL).

The cornerstones of the department are the Regional Recruitment program, which uses a state-of-the-art online application system (OLAS) to recruit qualified educational candidates to the area and The Center for Educational Leadership, which was launched in the fall of 2006. The Center provides school leaders at all levels with a comprehensive array of practical learning opportunities to arm them with the knowledge, perspective, skills and experiences they need to meet the challenges of public education today. It provides training programs and services that are economical and flexible, utilizing national consultants as well as successful practitioners. All offerings are anchored in the current realities of school leadership.