Course Descriptions

Education

MED 7590
School Leadership: Theory and Practice
3 credits

This course explores theory and practice related to organizational behavior, development, models, and change; shared decision-making; and instructional leadership. Major topics include the new roles of school leaders, issues related to school reform, community and stakeholder involvement, improvement of the teaching and learning environment, enhancing student achievement, and ethics. It is recommended that this course be taken early in the MED School Leadership Program.

Prerequisite(s): MED 6102