This course is an introduction to the administrative services involved in operating a campus or school district, including human resources, budgeting, purchasing, child nutrition, associated technology and transportation, plus facilities management. The internship is a field experience during which the student is expected to demonstrate proficiency in the remaining skills and tasks, as well as behaviors and attitudes, found on the Field Experience Rating Document. For more information, please contact Dr. The final course for the educational administration program area. Supervisors 15 hours required This component focuses on the development of management, leadership, supervisory, implementation, diagnostic, and evaluative skills for students aspiring to be supervisors. Supervision and Curriculum 6 hours required This component develops skills in instructional supervision needed by both school-based administrators and supervisors. It gives heavy emphasis to the administration of instructional programs for special populations.
© Copyright 2019 , Koofers, Inc. Hence, the justification for practicum in educational management which is an internship programme that involves the attachment of educational administration and planning students to any educational institution to acquire the practical aspect of educational management. Candidates take two courses each Saturday, 9-12 and 1-4, in addition to a Practicum course on Tuesday afternoons. A typical semester schedule might include two content courses on Tuesday evening 4:00 — 9:30 p. Candidates are placed in school settings and attend a university-based seminar. Recognizing the importance of student interaction and faculty-student connections, our faculty are committed to providing quality instruction in an online format, consisting primarily of synchronous classes.
It was calve out from the former Ilorin East Local Government. Applicants who wish to pay by credit card may do so as part of the online application. This information is provided exclusively for the personal and academic use of students, instructors and other university personnel. This course provides prospective central office administrators and superintendents with the tools necessary to administer the curriculum and instruction functions of a school district. The University of Massachusetts Boston requires a capstone experience for graduate degrees.
The program uses a cohort model and accepts students once a year, in the spring, to begin their studies in September. The real world experiences that you will gain will be through your practicum courses, which will also require a site visit by a University of Scranton supervisor. Students will become Leaders of Other Leaders who can use their understanding of the best principles and practices of professional development to support the growth of staff members and colleagues. However, Ilorin South Local Government Education Authority came into existence as a result of Decree No. The class also includes a internship. Field-based applications are used to study the unique roles and responsibilities of the superintendency.
Practicum is an activity that has to do with the practice of acquiring the knowledge and skills in a particular field or discipline. The program culminates in a Capstone in Educational Administration that is completed during coursework. Official Transcripts and Records: Submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. Principals 15 hours required This component focuses on the development of management, leadership, implementational, diagnostic, and evaluative skills for students aspiring to be principals. Central Office Administration is only offered during the spring and summer semesters.
The letter should be addressed to the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies and submitted with other application materials. The program faculty are committed to a social-justice infused curriculum. Hayman, Graduate Coordinator Jenkins 323, 443. Students will become Reflective Leaders who can demonstrate the ability to integrate these tenets in context, to learn from practice, to assess strengths and weaknesses, and to plan for personal learning. This course investigates the various federal, state, and local groups and agencies that significantly influence the conduct of public education. For those who plan to prepare for top-level positions in educational administration, the program serves as a foundation for further graduate study.
Care should be exercised to ensure an optimal site placement, which will both inform and challenge your abilities. The three product review sessions are scheduled throughout the semester the student is registered for the Practicum in order for each individual student to review one-on-one with the college supervisor their progress with the competencies they have targeted for completion from the Field Experience Rating Document. If published, we will attribute the materials to you. Today, we educate students from across the U. In the case of educational management, Practicum is organized to assist the student to gain practical experience and also to expose them to the actual practice of the numerous theories and concepts, skills and principles that might have been studied during the course work in the school. Consultation experiences with local school systems allow for problem solving and the development of improvement strategies. Please note the Educational Administration Program is in the process of being revised.
Students are also invited to explain a bad semester or bad start in their personal statement. The core includes classes in leadership, organizations and change, as well as a two-course sequence in curriculum, courses in personnel supervision, school law, budgeting, multicultural perspectives in education, and how to use data for school improvement. Principles, procedures, and skills required to supervise and improve the delivery of instruction are practiced and developed in applied settings. In order to display the theoretical aspect of educational management studied in school there is need to have the practical before one becomes a full education manager. Administration and Assessment of Curricular Programs. For additional information on the curriculum, please visit the.
For conditional admission applicants must have: 1 earned a minimum undergraduate academic average of 2. I understand that I may withdraw my consent at any time. This course is a practicum that examines the roles of the superintendent and school board in developing and implementing the requirements necessary for the construction and maintenance of educational facilities. The other two seminars are scheduled during the semester in which the student is actually undertaking the Practicum. Participants engage in collecting information from a variety of these sources in order to understand current influences, requirements, and constraints placed on local school districts that impact their operations.