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Ed.S. in Educational Leadership with a concentration in K-12 School Leadership
The Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership with a concentration in K-12 School Leadership is an online program that provides continuing education for teachers and is designed for those seeking initial administrative endorsement. Courses have been organized around the six Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC) standards and the endorsement competencies for Administration and Supervision pre-K-12 as issued by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) in preparation for positions as assistant principal or principal. The Ed.S., which may be completed in just five semesters, is a degree in and of itself, but it may also be earned on the way to the completion of the terminal Ed.D.
- Advance in principled leadership and management skills that achieve efficient and effective organizational operations, whether resources, time, space or funds.
- Analyze and problem solve challenges of recruitment, selection, placement, training and evaluation of education personnel.
- Participate directly in management duties and leadership experiences involving the position of the principal.
- Assistant Principalship
- Central Office Executive Leadership