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LEAD (Local Educator Assignment Data)

The LEAD report is a semiannual report done by local school districts to ensure there is a properly certified educator in every position.  The LEAD Manual and the training documents used in summer LEAD training presentations are available below. These materials are provided for school and district use. Please contact the LEAD Team at: if there are questions about these documents.

All of the tools on the LEAD page will be available for use on September 1. Tools include upload access, report printing, and the online LEAD Editor. To access the LEAD page, go to: (NOTE:  You must be a district LEAD coordinator to access this page)

The deadline for final submission of the Fall LEAD Report from the district to EPSB is November 1, 2016. The deadline for final submission of the Spring LEAD Report is February 29, 2017.

If you have any questions about LEAD, please contact the EPSB LEAD team toll-free at: (888) 598-7667 or by e-mail at:
2016 Training and Support Documents

LEAD Manual (.pdf)

LEAD Timeline (.pdf)

New LEAD Coordinators PowerPoint (.pdf) (Click here for the PowerPoint version)

YouTube New LEAD Coordinator Training

LEAD Process Refresher PowerPoint (.pdf) (Click here for the PowerPoint version)

YouTube Experienced Coordinator Refresher Training

LEAD Elements from Infinite Campus PowerPoint (.pdf) (Click here for the PowerPoint version)

Individual Resources from the LEAD Training Manual
Frequently Asked Questions (.pdf)
Content Tree and Populations 2015 - 2016 (.pdf)
How to Correct LEAD Errors (.pdf)
LEAD Editor Tracking Form (.pdf)
MUNIS Certification Reference (.pdf)
Highly Qualified Report Instructions (.pdf)
Dual Credit Quick Reference Sheet (.pdf)
Using KECI
SIS Related Documents (.pdf)
Sample LEAD report (.pdf)
LEAD Glossary (.pdf)
Quick Reference - LEAD Process Steps (.pdf)


Applicable Statutes and Regulations

KRS 161.1221 (Out-of-field teaching)
16 KAR 1:050 (LEAD)
16 KAR 4:010 (Qualifications for professional school positions)

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