National University




EDA608 Professional Dev. Seminar

Lead Faculty: Dr. Clifford E. Tyler

Course Description

Critical analysis of issues in creating and maintaining a vision of learning; developing and sustaining a teaching and learning culture; providing organizational management; demonstrating sensitivity to school, family, and community diversity; providing ethical leadership, and applying knowledge of the political, social, economic, legal, and cultural aspects of schooling. Grading is by S or U only. Course is eligible for an In Progress (IP) grade.

Learning Outcomes

  • Create and maintain a vision of learning at the candidate's school or school district.
  • Develop and sustain a school culture focused on teaching and learning.
  • Provide organizational management of the many aspects of the candidate's school and/or school district.
  • Demonstrate sensitivity to school and family needs in diverse communities.
  • Provide ethical leadership within the candidate's school and/or school district.
  • Apply knowledge of the political, social, economic, legal and cultural context of educational leadership in the candidate's school and/or school district.

Prerequisite