Delaware Academy for School Leadership
Alison Travers, Ed.D.
|Title:||Senior Educational Leadership Specialist|
Alison Travers, Ed.D., is a Senior Educational Leadership Specialist in the Delaware Academy for School Leadership where she has served since 2008. She leads the University of Delaware “PPP”: Principal Preparation Program, an Alternative Route to Principal Certification in the State of Delaware. Since 2015, the program has prepared 75 certified school leaders in Delaware. She is also the coordinator of DASL’s national leadership partnerships with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and The School Superintendents Association (AASA). Alison specializes in program design, implementation in partnership with district and state partners, and program monitoring and evaluation.
Alison completed her doctoral studies in K-12 Educational Leadership. Her doctoral research focused on support for novice school leaders and the development of their emotional intelligence to foster effective, positive leadership. She also holds a Masters degree in Public Administration and organizational leadership, and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and History.