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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.


Community Foundation to Fund Leadership Training Project

The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has awarded funding for a project focused on leadership training through the UConn Administrator Preparation Program (UCAPP), a school leadership program based at the Neag School that prepares highly qualified school administrators in Connecticut. Jennifer Michno, assistant clinical professor in educational leadership, is the principal investigator for the project. According to Michno, the purpose […]

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Transforming Principal Preparation: Reflecting on UPPI’s Progress

Written by: Ariel Sussman Casey Cobb, Neag Endowed Professor of Educational Policy (left) and Miguel Cardona ’01 MA, ’04 6th Year, ’11 Ed.D., assistant superintendent for teaching and learning for Meriden (Conn.) Public Schools, take part in a UPPI kickoff meeting earlier this year. (Photo Credit: Shawn Kornegay/Neag School) As 2017 nears its close, work […]

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Neag School Hosts Annual Educational Leadership Forum in Hartford

Written by: Shawn Kornegay Neag School of Education alumni, faculty, and administrators, along with educators from across the state, gathered at the Hartford Public Library’s Center for Contemporary Culture earlier this month for an evening of networking and insights from two dynamic Neag School alumni. Miguel Cardona ’00 MA, ’04 6th Year, ’11 Ed.D., ’12 ELP, […]

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7th - Workshop: Instructional Leadership (New Haven)
8th - Workshop: Instructional Leadership (Hartford)
14-16th - UPPI Faculty PLC
15th - Applications Due for Early Admission
28th - Workshop: Talent Management (New Haven) 
29th - Workshop: Talent Management (Hartford)

11-12th - UPPI PLC
12th - School Law
14th - School Law