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Leadership III: School Improvement And Professional Learning

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This course emphasizes school improvement, professional learning, and growth leadership. Students are introduced to principles of change management and school improvement, including the use of resources, systems, data collection, professional growth, and coaching and mentoring. Field experience, portfolio, and practicum will be applied.

This graduate-level course is 3 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 1
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 3

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    Visionary Leadership

    • Evaluate a shared commitment to the vision among all members of the school community.
    • Justify sharing leadership with others in the school community to help accomplish the vision.
    • Implement strategies for involving the community in helping achieve the school’s vision and goals.
    • Analyze a vision of teaching and learning for the school consistent with the local education agency’s overall vision and goals.

    Professional Learning and Growth Leadership

    • Integrate student and school needs with a data-based school growth plan.
    • Defend a variety of professional and personal growth opportunities for faculty, staff, parents, and other members of the school community in support of the educational program.
    • Promote implementation of K-12 standards, pedagogical skills, effective instructional practices and student assessments for content instruction.
    • Justify communicating with the school community about schoolwide outcomes data and improvement goals.

    School Improvement Leadership

    • Recommend strategies to use available human, fiscal, and material resources to implement the school growth plan.
    • Evaluate change strategies based on current, relevant theories and best practices in school improvement.
    • Analyze strategies for instituting a collaborative, ongoing process of monitoring and revising the growth plan based on student outcomes.
    • Identify strategies for developing, implementing, and monitoring the school’s budget that supports school improvement.
    Tuition for individual courses varies. For more information, please call or chat live with an Enrollment Representative.

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    Teacher Rate: For some courses, special tuition rates are available for current, certified P-12 teachers and administrators. Please speak with an Enrollment Representative today for more details.

    Military Rate: For some courses, special tuition rates are available for active duty military members and their spouses. Please speak with an Enrollment Representative today for more details.

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