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Excellence in education quote from Carol Ann Tomlinson
At CES and through the Leadership Institute at CES, we strive to provide innovative, cutting-edge programs and services to meet the demands of our member school districts and their leaders.
This page is dedicated to communication, networking and professional development opportunities for all educational leaders and those who wish to move into leadership roles.
Click below to see what's happening for leaders at CES!

Take a look through the flipbooks below (click right/left to flip) to see more specific information about 
Leadership Professional Learning Programs and Sessions


Legislative Updates

Educational Leadership Resources

The following resources have been curated to assist educators, leaders, and community members interested in educational leadership.


  • AASA, American Association of School Administrators
  • AERA, American Educational Research Association
  • ALAS, Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents 
  • AMLE, Association for Middle Level Education
  • ASCD
  • CoSN, Council for School Networking
  • NAESP, National Association of Elementary School Principals
  • NASSP, National Association of Secondary School Principals
  • NEA, National Education Association
The CT Learning Hub
Your destination for universal access to curated tools and resources anytime, anywhere. The CT Learning Hub puts resources in the hands of Connecticut families, students and educators. The Hub is a free and interactive web page of digital resources to support online and offline learning.

Program Contacts

Dr. Lori Elliott
Director, Professional Development Services

Suzanne Clement
Coordinator, Early Childhood Services

Dr. Cheryl Kerison
Dr. Cheryl Kerison
Coordinator of Culturally Responsive Practices & STEM Specialist

Audrey Barbarotta
Administrative Assistant
(Contracts, Billing, Scheduling)

Tomie Rumas
Administrative Secretary
(Workshops, Registrations, Social Media)