Jan 25, 2021  
ARCHIVED 2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
ARCHIVED 2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MEDU 535 - Supervision and Instruction

4.00 credit hours
An examination of the educational leader's role as a facilitator of learning. The primary objective of the course is the development of human resources as integral to achieving school success for students. Content includes exploration of coaching, mentoring, supervision, evaluation, pedagogical inquiry, conflict resolution, critical conversations, professional development and instructional development. The emphasis is on developing the skills of leadership that are required to enhance and extend student learning, including instructional supervision whether as a teacher colleague or supervisor. Candidates in principal preparation are required to participate in training by certified staff in accordance with the provisions of Section 24A-3 of the School Code [105 ILCS 5/24A-3] outside of the course and prior to the Internship.

Prerequisite(s): MEDU 500 .

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