Leadership Education Modules

This module series offers guidance and practical strategies to navigate real-world challenges and amplify nursing professionals at all levels, including those aspiring to leadership roles. The module content stimulates fresh thinking and provides solutions to some of the most pressing challenges nursing professionals face. Modules will enrich your understanding of the fundamental principles and practices needed for leaders to succeed academically. 

Lead with Ethics, Intention, and Purpose

Buy all 4 modules and save with bulk purchase and institutional bundles now available!

Buy All 4 Modules              Institutional Bundle

Two New Modules Coming Soon!

Get ready for new modules in 2024, ensuring you stay at the forefront of academic nursing leadership! Details will be shared soon!

New Modules:

  • Authentic Leadership
  • Fostering a Culture of Civility Collegiality in Academic Nursing

AACN LEADS Logo - Module 1: Leadership Principles and Practice for Academic Nursing Leaders

Earn 4 CE Credits

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AACN LEADS Logo - Module 3: Demystifying Emotional Intelligence to Enhance Leadership Impact

Earn 1.5 CE Credits

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AACN LEADS Logo - Module 2: Ethical Leadership in Nursing Education

Earn 3 CE Credits

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Module 4: Leading through Crisis: a Primer in Disaster Preparedness

Earn 3 CE Credits

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To ensure that all AACN members have access to enrichment experiences tailored to their needs, AACN launched AACN LEADS.  Designed to provide a variety of learning opportunities to all individuals along the leadership continuum, from novice faculty to seasoned administrator, AACN LEADS introduces a portfolio of programs for new, early career, and experienced deans, associate deans, program directors, and faculty. AACN uses the acronym LEADS to intentionally match specific levels of programming with the audiences served.

View all LEADS programs here.

If you have questions about any of AACN's leadership programs, please contact Cynthia Leaver, AACN Director of Academic Nursing Development at cleaver@aacnnursing.org.