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    To cultivate prospective leaders within Birdville ISD who are knowledgeable and skilled to lead campuses in a collaborative culture that is focused on results and continuous improvement.

    Participants – Who Should Apply?

    Teachers who have a minimum of three years of experience and completed principal certification or those who will complete certification by May 2020. 


    1. Develop a working knowledge of the vision, mission, and goals for Birdville ISD.
    2. Develop a resume and portfolio that can be used as an applicant for an entry level administrative position.
    3. Demonstrate reflective practice by keeping a journal of all Academy sessions and leadership assignments.
    4. Develop a better understanding of the role of a campus administrator by completing a shadowing assignment with an identified principal.
    5. Develop interview skills by participating in a mock interview with a principal.

    Selection Criteria 

    • Evidence of leadership abilities demonstrated in current or previous positions
    • A minimum of three successful years of teaching experience with at least one full-year in Birdville ISD
    • Possess or working toward completion of a Master’s Degree with principal certification (a minimum of 12 hours in an educational administration/educational leadership program)
    • Evidence of commitment to ongoing professional growth
    • Completed application with Letter of Intent
    • A letter of reference from current supervisor/principal
    • AdminFit survey and score within the top Tier

    Application will include:

    • Completed online application found in Formspace
      • Letter of Interest
      • Resume
      • Letter of reference from principal
    • Completed online AppliTrack and AdminFit survey and score within the top Tier
      • AppliTrack application will be available through September 13, 2019


    Complete all application steps below by September 13 @ noon

    STEP 1: Complete the LEAP Application in Formspace

    STEP 2: Complete the internal application and AdminFit survey in AppliTrack

    AppliTrack Directions: Go to www.birdvilleschools.net → Employment tab → For Staff → Internal Application – Full-Time BISD Employees Only → Internal Applicants → select the LEAP posting in the Administration category