May 24, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog

EDL 601 - Knowing Yourself as Educational Leader

Credits: Three (3)
Corequisite: EDL-605

This course explores the nature of leadership, values-based leadership, the role of leader as change agent, and the ethics of leadership. A focus on the importance of creating a learning organization informs students of the importance of personal mastery, team learning, mental models, shared vision and systems thinking. Students explore their own leadership styles and are taught how to analyze their own organizations, compare them to current models of learning organizations and communities, and work with others to build collective vision.