Candidates examine the operation and governance of
schools within the parameters of federal, state, and
local policies and regulations. They analyze their roles
as effective team leaders within those parameters
utilizing their personal strengths in problem solving.
Candidates become knowledgeable about shared decision
making, change, and fiscal management that support
student learning. They explore strategies for providing
a culture of ethics and efficiency including a safe
environment, school partnerships, accountability, and
parent involvement in a diverse community. Elements of
this course are built into the candidate's case study.
Field experience is embedded in this course.