EDU 620: Operational Leadership (3 credits)

EDU 620: Operational Leadership (3 credits)

This course is designed to provide the Principal Candidate with knowledge and skills to create systems that support the mission, vision, strategic and school improvement plans of the school with a focus on supporting quality instruction and student learning. Principal Candidates will know the importance of having supporting systems, structures and processes to improve learning, create efficiencies and provide safe and effective learning environments. The Principal Candidate will understand the business of the school, including communication and public relations, facilities and operations, budgeting, finance and other support services. The Principal Candidate will spend a minimum of 20 clock hours in school-based experience(s).