Rhode Island College

2013-2014 Catalog


Teacher Leadership C.G.S.

This certificate program is currently under revision to address new RIDE certification regul a tions. Please contact the educational leadership program director.

Admission Requirements

  1. A completed application form accompanied by a fifty-dollar nonrefundable application fee. Graduate applications are available online at www.ric.edu/fsehd/graduate_requirements.php.
  2. Completion of all Feinstein School of Education and Human Development admission requirements.
  3. Rhode Island Initial or Professional Certification or a Permanent Certificate to teach any level from K–12 in any subject
  4. A minimum of three years of full-time teaching experience (this is also required for National Board Certification).

Retention Requirements

A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale in all C.G.S. course work.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
LEAD 504Leading Learning I: Planning, Instruction, Assessment

4

Offered fall.
LEAD 507Leading Change I: Challenges, Capacity, Transformation

4

Offered fall.
LEAD 530Teacher Leadership-Foundation Seminar

2

Offered summer.
LEAD 531Teacher Leaders as Coaches

2

Offered summer.
LEAD 532Teacher Leadership Practicum

2

Offered spring.

Elective

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
LEAD 506Creating Learning Structures: Equity, Law, Practice

4

Offered summer.
Or

LEAD 523Leadership, Law, and School Practices

3

Offered summer.

Total Credit Hours: 17-18