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O&L 736 - Urban Superintendent (2)

The purpose of this course is to familiarize students with the major technical and leadership functions of the Superintendent. Students will analyze critical issues confronting the urban superintendent in areas such as identifying and scaling up effective practices, fostering instructional leadership among teachers and principals, designing assessment and accountability systems, focusing resources on the improvement of instruction and student learning, and managing relationships with school boards and other influential actors.