Head of School Search

Lab School of Washington


Triangle Associates and Heads Up Educational Leadership are pleased to announce the search for the next Head of School at Lab School of Washington in Washington, DC. Founded in 1967, The Lab School of Washington provides a rich, rigorous, college preparatory academic experience for students in grades 1 through 12 with dyslexia, ADHD, and other language-based learning differences.  At Lab,the administrators, faculty and staff recognize their students’ exceptional talents, capitalize on their strengths, and use an innovative, arts-based curriculum to prepare them for 21st century successes. They value students as individuals and help them discover how they learn best. They integrate the most effective teaching strategies (many pioneered at Lab) and cutting-edge research to help  students achieve their goals. Lab students are totally immersed in learning; they are active players. Classrooms are filled with energy and excitement, hard work, laughter, and thoughtful discussions.


Judy Schechtman and Rich Odell and are working with the Lab School Board to conduct this search. The position has a start date of July 1, 2020. Please use the links below to find more information and email any of the consultants or LabSearch@ta-stl.com if you have questions or would like to arrange an exploratory conversation.


The process is on a fast track, so interest parties should apply as soon as possible, no later than June 30, 2019.

Mission Statement:  The Lab School of Washington is an innovative learning community fostering scholarship and creativity in students with language-based learning differences. In an environment of inquiry and hands-on exploration, Lab School students learn to advocate for themselves as they become engaged and compassionate members of a global society.

225 South Meramec, Suite 1024   Saint Louis, Missouri 63105 USA

+1.314.725.8889   Fax +1.314.721.7574   projects@ta-stl.com