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EDU600 Issues in School Superintendency

This course introduces foundational theory and practice of leadership skills, tasks, responsibilities and challenges as they are applied to school superintendents and central office administrators. Historical perspectives, issues and problems facing the superintendent will also be examined. Organizational culture, the dynamics and politics of the superintendency and Board of Education relationships; plus other impacting elements (legal issues, fiscal responsibilties, governance) will be studied. 3 Credits