Graduate Teacher and Administrative Certification – Principal Certification


Learning Goals and Objectives

Goal 1: Students will demonstrate knowledge of Educational Leadership content, theory and practices.

Objective 1.1: Student will develop and articulate a shared school vision, mission, and goals for P-12 student success.

Objective 1.2: Students will demonstrate knowledge of school improvement plans based on data and school community input.

Goal 2: Students will demonstrate knowledge of and professional leadership skills in developing a strong, positive school culture to ensure P-12 student success.

Objective 2.1: Students will demonstrate knowledge of an effective instructional program conducive to a positive school culture and P-12 student learning.

Objective 2.2: Students will demonstrate knowledge of the instructional and leadership capacity of school staff and design comprehensive professional growth plans for self and others.

Goal 3: Students will demonstrate the ability to manage democratically the school organization, operations and resources for effective results.

Objective 3.1: Students will develop operational policies and procedures and assess them for long-term school plans and the welfare of the school community.

Objective 3.2: Students will demonstrate knowledge of human, fiscal and technological resources to manage school operations and develop capacity for democratic (distributed) leadership.

Goal 4: Students will demonstrate knowledge of policies, laws and regulations and apply the principles of integrity, equity and fairness in effectively advocating for children and public education.

Objective 4.1: Students will accurately interpret laws, policies and regulations to promote P-12 students success.

Objective 4.2: Students will apply basic Jesuit principles in a plan that promotes social opportunities for P-12 students.

(27 credits)

EDL 660Measurement & Evaluation3
EDL 665Administration Planned Change3
EDL 670Human Resource Development3
EDL 680Law & American Ed3
EDL 685Seminar in Admin of Curriculum3
EDL 690Managing Financial Resources3
EDL 695Advanced Fieldwork/Seminar I3
EDL 696Advanced Fieldwork/Seminar II3
EDL 697Advanced Fieldwork/Seminar III 12
SPE 620Fund SE Prac for School Ldrs3