Course Description:

ETOP 623 ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP, GOVERNANCE AND FIELD EXPERIENCE (Three Hours) This course includes a review of school administration in the rural, suburban, and urban environment, leadership styles, governance, and policy development. The course will also examine organizations outside education and whether these organizational designs may be applied to school settings. This course includes a 15-20 hour field study in rural, suburban, and urban school districts and a reflective analysis of the findings of differences and common leadership styles. This course cannot be taken as a directed study.