The degree is designed for classroom teachers desiring to develop leadership skills and teachers considering careers in educational administration.
In addition to meeting the objectives for all M.Ed. programs, successful candidates in the M.Ed. in Educational Leadership will demonstrate skills in:
- Designing and implementing curriculum
- Integrating technology into the faculty development process
- Taking a leadership role in developing a collaborative work environment that incorporates the use of research-based best practices
- Consulting, being able to assess the classroom and school environments, and making appropriate, research-based recommendations for school and classroom improvement