Graduate Certificate in Teacher Leadership
Walden University

Program Details

Through the Graduate Certificate in Teacher Leadership program, you can discover and develop your strengths in areas such as teacher mentorship, coaching, and distributed leadership.

Learn how to apply leadership concepts to key educational challenges, such as increasing student achievement levels and fostering parent involvement. Build your skills as a teacher-leader to better encourage and mentor colleagues and explore how to collaboratively implement effective teaching models, strategies, and practices. Use the latest research to guide your decisions and help you lead with greater confidence.


  • A bachelor's degree or higher

Special Accreditation

Walden University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) for a period of 7 years, from 2012 to 2019. In 2013, NCATE merged with the Teacher Education Accreditation Council to form the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Walden University is eligible for and will seek accreditation based on CAEP standards beginning in fall 2018.

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission