Graduate School of Education - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.

School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

17th Annual EDLE Leader Launch Fall Conference




The 17th Annual EDLE Leader Launch Fall Conference will be held at Mason on:

Saturday, October 20, 2018

8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Merten Hall, Room 1201

The focus of the conference will be on preparing EDLE candidates for the spring 2019 hiring season. Our goal is to provide interactive, small group workshops led by EDLE Faculty, local district and site-based administrators on critical topics such as: 

  • Interviewing Skills
  • Resume Writing
  • Building an Adminstrator Toolbox
  • Administrator Roles working with Special Education & English Language Learners

Registration fee for EDLE Students is $40.00

The registration fee includes conference entry, parking, continental breakfast, and mid-morning snack. Deadline to register for the conference is October 14, 2018. We will not have on-site registration.

Please park in the Rappahannock Parking Deck General Parking Section on Level 2. When entering the parking deck do not enter through the visitor side. Participants choosing to not park in this are will not be reimbursed for parking.

Refund requests submitted in writing to the EDLE Program ( at least 14 days prior to the event (October 6, 2018) are eligible to receive a full refund. After the 14-day deadline, all event fees are non-refundable.