Principal Endorsement

As a principal, you can play an essential role in developing a school's vision for continuous learning and improvement. You can be a principal that promotes the success and well-being of every teacher and student by:

• Sharing a vision of learning and continuous improvement
• Developing and sustaining a culture that embraces rigorous curriculum, effective instructional practices and systematic accountability
• Valuing and promoting equity of opportunity, culturally responsive practices and attention to the development of the whole child
• Managing the organization, operations and resources
• Providing a safe, efficient and effective learning environment
• Hiring and developing effective staff who build positive relationships and collaborates with colleagues, families and communities
• Acting with fairness and integrity with a high level of professional ethics
• Advocating for policies that promote equity and excellence in support of the school vision

YEAR 1 (General)
          EDU 520 Education Law and Governance (3 credits)
          EDU 521 Societal Frameworks in Education (3 credits)
          EDU 522 Transformational Leadership (3 credits)
          EDU 523 Continuous School Improvement (3 credits)
          EDU 524 Action Research and School Improvement (3 credits)
          EDU 525 Trends in Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment and Programming

YEAR 2 (Principal Endorsement Specific)