iLEAD: Alternative Preparation for Educational Leadership Certification-Tier I and Tier II

  • The summer 2022 cohorts are closed for admissions.  Welcome to all new candidates!
     The next application window for summer 2023 cohorts will be announced on this website and will re-open from January – May 2023.

    The Metro RESA iLEAD program is a PSC approved Alternative Educational Leadership Certification and Preparation program for school and system leaders. Systems recommend potential candidates who are working in a leadership position for at least half a day every day. The term leadership position refers to those positions requiring leadership certification as determined by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. The iLEAD program is a one year job-embedded program providing authentic work in a real-time setting. Metro RESA is an approved provider for both Tier I and Tier II certification.  

    For more information, contact our iLead Coordinator, Carmen Havrilla