EDUC 6535: Introduction to School Administration (3)

Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Other: 0

This course provides an introduction to school administration, including a basic knowledge of administrative doctrine and other concepts that inform and strengthen leadership behavior. Course participants will examine leadership skills and attributes and how those skills influence the variety of interrelationships and situations school leaders face. The challenges presented by the school setting and other environmental forces will also be discussed. Relationships with local, state and federal agencies will be investigated. Participants will reflect upon the practical applications of these critical theories.