Dean Jerry Thomas served as expert on academic leadership at summer event

ThomasJerry R. Thomas, Dean of UNT's College of Education, served as Academy faculty at the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education's (AACTE) 2013 Leadership Academy. This annual event brought together seasoned education leaders with new deans, department chairs, and other administrators in an effort to sustain educator preparation.

Thomas, in partnership with five other Academy faculty, led sessions on leadership, personal development, decision making, development and public relations, and career paths. The 2013 Leadership Academy was held June 23-27 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.