EDUC 6371

Education Policy

This course is designed to help prepare leaders of education and training technology to be effective actors in the policy processes of local schools, corporations, and non-profit organizations. Policy is one of the primary means by which leadership is exercised. The course will help students to discern the premises underlying various policies, to participate effectively in the policy process, and to understand the potential and limitations of policy.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify an education or training policy problem or opportunity
  • Substantiate the requirements of an effective policy solution for a problem or opportunity
  • Craft policy proposals that have a good chance of being adopted, being implemented as intended, and improving education or training
Area: Educational Leadership