EDC 459 Education Organizations, Leadership, Institutional Change

This course is intended for prospective administrators. Students will gain knowledge that will prepare them for the important role of change agents in the school or district. A critical examination is made of the structures found in organizations today, especially in regards to leadership and the ways in which the educational leader can facilitate meaningful change. A research project on current issues in education is required. 15 hours of pre-practicum fieldwork is required. Pre-requisites: EDC401, enrollment in graduate program in School Administration