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Professional Learning

Our programs are based on current educational research & utilize a broad pool of pertinent resources & materials.

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Instructional Leadership Academy

This three-year program leads to a Diploma in Instructional Leadership, granted by the Department of Education and Early Childhood.

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Aspiring Leaders Program

The Aspiring Leaders Program (ALP) is a professional learning program for teachers, mentors, coaches, & department heads interested in becoming school...


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Welcome to the new Educational Leadership Consortium of Nova Scotia (ELCNS) website! The Board of Directors, under the leadership of the Executive Director, are excited to launch this new look for our organization.

Although we have a new look, and an updated name (Educational Leadership Consortium - ELC), this organization continues to be committed to providing leadership opportunities for educators in Nova Scotia through programs which are based on the needs of educators and developed by Nova Scotia educators.

You can learn more about our Organization by reading our Guiding Principles and our Leadership Success Plan (2020) (English or Français).

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