Yonkers Urban Leadership Academy
To develop the next generation of equity-driven leaders who use
innovation and inspiration to create excellence for all.
The Yonkers Urban Leadership Academy (YULA) is
committed to preparing a diverse pool of leadership
candidates who can navigate the shifting landscape
of today’s schools. YULA seeks educators ready to lead
for equity in an urban school setting. Participants will learn through a competency and project-based approach that encompasses a year-long substantive internship. Successful completion of the program will lead to a Master’s degree and NYS School Building Leader (SBL) certification.