2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    May 26, 2020  
2018-2019 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU506: Governance and Leadership in Catholic Schools

3 Credit(s)
This course focuses on principles and practices of school governance and what makes for qualified and effective leadership in today’s Catholic school.   The course will explore canonical authority and its relationship to parochial structures and religious sponsorship of schools; the practice of leadership based on principles and practices of excellence; functions, formation and development of school boards; the roles and responsibilities of Catholic school leadership positions; and the supervision and professional development of Catholic school faculty and staff.   This course will also help students identify leadership strengths and qualities, including their own; investigate non-public school law, morality clauses, and administrative issues in special education; and develop effective Catholic school policies and procedures