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ADOL671. Instructional Leadership: School Superintendent

This course provides candidates with the understanding and skills to facilitate rigorous curriculum, engaging instruction, professional development, and a comprehensive assessment system; implement of an aligned, rigorous, standards-based curriculum in every school which prepares all students to be globally competitive for postsecondary education and work; collaborate with district staff and school leaders to coordinate a system of support that ensures engaging and relevant instruction in every classroom; ensure that a comprehensive assessment system is appropriately used at the district, school, and classroom level for informed decision making that improves learning; work with district and school staff to develop and implement a coordinated system of student academic support for students whose achievement does not meet established benchmarks; and ensure that the school system has an articulated design for preschool, early childhood, middle childhood, adolescent, and adult education that represents research and best practice.