The University of Connecticut Administrator Preparation Program (UCAPP) is a school leadership preparation program in the Neag School of Education. UCAPP’s mission is to prepare highly qualified school leaders to promote equity and excellence in schools throughout Connecticut.


Alumnus Miguel Cardona Tapped to Be Biden’s Education Secretary

The Neag School of Education highlights EDLR alum, Miguel Cardona ’01 MA, ’04 6th Year, ’11 Ed.D., ’12 ELP as “President-elect Joe Biden’s choice to be the country’s top education official. If confirmed by the Senate, this would mark the first time a University of Connecticut alum has held a Cabinet-level position in the White House.”

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Join a UCAPP Information Session

Become a School Leader! Join us for a Virtual Information Session to Learn More!  At Your Computer All sessions at 6 – 7:30 p.m. (EST) Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021 Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021 RSVP TODAY

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Improving the Future of Principal Training

This is a series of articles profiling the University of Connecticut’s efforts to strengthen its principal training program. The university is one of seven institutions participating in The Wallace Foundation’s University Principal Preparation Initiative (UPPI), which seeks to help improve training of future principals so they are better prepared to ensure quality instruction and schools.  […]

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  • Monday, January 25, 2021 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, January 27, 2021 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Wednesday, February 3, 2020 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  • Thursday, February  4, 2021 from 6:00pm - 7:30pm