2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    Dec 06, 2021  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EDL 613 - Understanding Environments: Legal,Social, Financial and Political

Credits: Three (3)
Corequisite: EDL-612

This course is an integrated approach to examining the external environment in which schools exist. As a systems approach to studying schools and their environments are inseparable and interactive, the course offers prospective school leaders with the basic knowledge of the legal, social, financial, and political realities in which their school will operate. Emphasis in the course is upon acquiring an understanding of the legal process and its’ ramifications, the fiscal responsibilities associated with being a principal, and the effects of decisions in the school on the community’s social and political environment.