Teacher Leadership Graduate Certificate

Steve Jones, Program Coordinator
Hill Hall, Room 125;
Phone 417-836-5982

Review the following Program Costs and Potential Occupations (Gainful Employment Disclosure).

Program description 

The certificate is designed for those teachers who want to improve their own practice and develop teacher leadership skills and understandings, but who do not want to pursue the complete Specialist in Education, Teacher Leadership.  To earn the certificate in Teacher Leadership, students must follow the admission procedures for the Specialist in Education, Teacher Leadership (see SETL graduate catalog description).  Please note:  This certificate in Teacher Leadership does not prepare (or certify) teachers to work as a building principal.

Required Courses  - 18 hrs

Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
EDC 800 Teacher Leadership I:  Contemporary Educational Problems 5 hrs
EDC 801 Teacher Leadership II:  Diversity and Curriculum Design 5 hrs
EDC 802 Teacher Leadership III:  Building Classroom Climate & Effective Student Assessments 5 hrs
EDC 803 Teacher Leadershp IV:  Curriculum Theory 3 hrs