Organizational Leadership


Head Start leaders face changes and challenges in delivering high-quality early education and services to young children and their families. The changes and challenges do not have simple solutions and cannot be addressed by one individual or even a small group of executives. They require the talents, creativity, and leadership of everyone.

Session 1: What Is Leadership?

Session 2: Why Did I Do That? Mental Models and Their Influence on Your Work as a Leader

Session 3: Understanding the Adaptive Challenge and the Role of Leadership in Times of Change and Innovation


Ellen B. Kagen, M.S.W.
Georgetown University Leadership Academy