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Educational Leadership

Educational leadership, or school leadership, is the means of managing a school. As a graduate level topic, it includes a diverse area of content, from school budgets and finance, human resources, school law, curriculum and assessment, problem solving and the application of leadership skills. Graduate students engage in the study of managing and leading faculty, staff, students, parents and community in the broader context of social, political and economic forces in society that impact education.

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RESEARCH QUESTIONS, VARIABLES, AND TYPES OF DATA

Module 2 - Case RESEARCH QUESTIONS, VARIABLES, AND TYPES OF DATA Assignment Overview First, view the presentation titled Quantitative Research Questions and read the Module 2 background information. Then discuss the following items in 2-3 pages (not including the cover sheet and bibliography): Case Assignment 1. Develop fou

Educational Administrators: Use of Leadership Power

The 5 different types of power are: legitimate, reward, coercive, expert, and referent. - What are the significant components or elements of each type of power? - Do educational administrators give a great deal of thought to their type of power that they use in their daily professional life?

Educational administrators as entrepreneurs, organizers, and instructional leaders

The work of educational leaders is mainly about enhancing the skills and knowledge of the people in the organization. One way leaders can accomplish this task is to create a widespread culture that accepts the use of those skills and knowledge. The culture within the environment of an educational institution is extremely importa

Leadership and Management

You are the director of your own childcare center. Using Standard #10 in "Overview of the NAEYC Early Childhood Program Standards" to share with your staff, demonstrating the following NAEYC points: - Effective communication - Explain how you will effectively communicate with your staff. - Comfortable and supportive workpla

Strategic Educational Program Proposal

Educational program planning is the act of getting various professionals involved in collecting good information and then using that information to make smart decisions about long-range and short-range future changes. You are to develop a proposed list of tasks for a strategic plan for a specific PreK-12 school district or highe

Educational Leadership Organizational Techniques

1. There are three major skills that Educational Leaders must have or improve upon in order to find success in their mission to be effective educational leaders. What are these skills and how should Educational Leaders apply them during their journey to improve educational programs? 2. As Educational Leaders begin their jour

Educational Strategic Planning

Describe the benefits of strategic planning for educational institutions. Defend or refute the use of strategic planning for educational institutions while comparing strategic planning to traditional planning.

Educational Leadership

Review the two scenarios (attached cases) that relate to our class exploration into how government and judicial organizations influence educational leaders in their decision making process then give your reflections on the following questions: Chapter 9 Case: Are the Feds running the school? What should Mr. Dillard say to Mr.

Educational Leadership

Review the three (3) attached scenarios (Cases: C4, C6 & C7) and give your reflection as to the leadership style and what would you have done differently if you were in these administrators' position.

Leadership vs. Management

Describe the difference between leadership and management using examples from your own professional experience Discuss in what circumstances management is a necessary component of leadership Share what you feel are the most important traits of effective leadership and effective management

Leading Educational Organizations

Our responsibility as leaders includes advocacy for our organizations. To advocate effectively, we need to demonstrate and effectively communicate that a difference has been made that we have closed a learning gap or benefited from an opportunity. In this assignment, you will be asked to design a plan for communicating posit

Leadership

What are the leadership challenges for leaders who want to achieve positive social change?

A discussion on leadership occurs.

These areas are debated: 1. In what ways can past experiences and knowledge affect thought and behavior in a unique and unfamiliar situation? I am writing about including and mainstreaming the autistic student in the regular eduction classroom. 2. Also how can we reframe leadership to meet the needs today?