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Dr. Rachel Edoho-Eket is a wife, mother, principal, public speaker, author, and the 2024 President-Elect of the Maryland Association of Elementary School Principals. With decades as a teacher and leader in public education, she has earned the reputation as a strong instructional leader, passionate educational advocate, and dedicated mentor. As the Principal of a top ranked school in Maryland, she is a life-long learner who strives for excellence not only for herself, but also for everyone she serves. Dr. Edoho-Eket’s belief in fostering meaningful relationships serves as the foundation for everything she does, and her highly effective teaching and leadership style continues to inspire up and coming aspiring teacher leaders. During her educational career, she has proudly served as a classroom teacher, instructional team leader, mentor teacher, Assistant Principal, and Principal. Her book, “The Principal’s Journey: Navigating the Path to School Leadership” provides a helpful and practical blueprint for educators to follow as they transition into new leadership roles. Dr. Edoho-Eket holds a B.S. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Temple University, a M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction from McDaniel College, and a Doctorate in Leadership and Professional Practice from Trevecca Nazarene University.


1:00 pm
Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Empowering the Leader in You: Unlocking your Leadership Potential

This presentation focuses on empowering teacher leaders within their respective roles to grow as leaders and expand their level of impact, effectively making the transition to higher levels of leadership within their schools and organizations. In this presentation, I share strategies and best practices to elevate one’s career including communicating effectively, the importance of networking, taking risks, and safeguarding one’s emotional and mental well-being.