Effective leadership is needed in PK-12 education. If youâ€™re passionate about leading school change and educational advocacy, ÐÓ°ÉÖ±²¥app's Master of Science in Education with a major in Educational Leadership with PK-12 Principal Certification prepares you to take on leadership roles within your district and advance to the next level in your career.
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Why Study Educational Leadership at Wilkes?
Our online masterâ€™s degree in educational leadership is designed for working educators who desire advancement in the PK-12 environment. All of our courses prepare you for success in an administrative role and empower you to effect meaningful change in your district. In a recent program review, 100% of our students passed the School Leaders Licensure Assessment on the first attempt.
Wilkesâ€™ online masterâ€™s degree in educational leadership is approved by the PA Department of Education and is designed to meet PA Department of Education competencies for PK-12 principals.
What Will You Learn as an Educational Leadership Student?
- All students begin the program by completing ED 517: The Principal as Educational Leader. This prerequisite course develops a strong foundation for your continued studies in what it means to be an effective leader within your district.
- Youâ€™ll explore how administrative leadership plays a role in curriculum and instruction, special education, and evaluation of educational programs. Youâ€™ll also learn about essential laws and regulations for principals.
- Youâ€™ll learn school management and communication best practices, as well as staff development and supervision techniques that can improve outcomes.
- Youâ€™ll discover how technology leadership, intercultural communication, and educational research play a role in advancing the field forward.
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