Teacher Leader Endorsement - ND8919
Department of Educational Studies
100 East Union Street
Athens, OH 45701
Delivery Mode: Athens Campus/Hybrid
Terms of Entry: Fall, Spring, Summer
The Ohio University Patton College of Education Teacher Leader Endorsement is designed to meet the needs of teachers who aspire to leadership roles in their schools and districts. Participants will gain knowledge and skills to enable them to provide quality professional development for their colleagues, coach and mentor other teachers, facilitate positive school/community relations, organize and analyze data and assist their principals with school improvement efforts. The Teacher Leader Endorsement will also help educators meet the requirements for the Lead Professional Educators License, the highest qualification on Ohio’s highest 4-tiered Licensure Structure.
Additionally, with advisor’s approval, the coursework required for the Teacher Leader Endorsement may be used to meet course requirements in other graduate education programs.
Link to Program: https://www.ohio.edu/education/ed-studies/teacher-leader
All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
- Possess a professional license/certificate
- Have completed 4 years of successful teaching
- Have earned a master’s degree from an accredited institution prior to being admitted to the endorsement program
Complete a minimum of 10 credit hours as follows: