Course Description for Developing School and Community Resources (School Leadership II)
Developing School and Community Resources (School Leadership II)
Description: This course provides students the opportunity to explore the role of the educational leader in building school and community relations, emphasizing the need to involve diverse community stakeholders in the development of effective schools. Emphasis is given to planning programs and marshalling resources to build both human and social capital in school communities. The applications addressed are interpreting policy, identifying needs, setting goals and objectives, planning programs, understanding school constituencies, and selecting appropriate communication tools.