Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility Program


General Objectives

The Superintendent's Letter of Eligibility program aims to develop self-directed and competent district-wide administrators who are capable of and accountable for decision-making in all phases of their professional responsibilities. Specific but broad educational goals of the graduate programs leading to the Superintendent's Letter of Eligibility are to:

  • provide each candidate with the knowledge and skills to think and plan strategically creating an organizational vision around personalized student success; 
  • provide each candidate with an understanding of standards-based systems theory and design and the ability to transfer that knowledge to the leader’s job as an architect of standards based reform in the school;
  • provide each candidate with the ability to access and use appropriate data to inform decision-making at all levels of the system;
  • provide each candidate with the ability to create a culture of teaching and learning with an emphasis on learning;
  • provide each candidate with the ability to manage resources for effective results;
  • provide each candidate with the skills necessary to collaborate, communicate, engage, and empower others inside and outside the organization to pursue excellence in learning;
  • provide each candidate with the skills necessary to operate in a fair and equitable manner with personal and professional integrity;
  • provide each candidate with the skills necessary to advocate for children and public education in the larger political, social, economic, legal, and cultural context;
  • provide each candidate with the skills necessary to support professional growth of self and others through practice and inquiry.
Contact Us

Sister Margaret Anne Dougherty, RSM, Ph.D.
Coordinator, Graduate Programs in Education

   610-796-5519
   margaret.dougherty@alvernia.edu

 

Michele Pearson
Ph.D. and Superintendent's Letter
Certification Program Admissions

   Upland Center, Room 223
   610.790.1924
   michele.pearson@alvernia.edu




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