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OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2021-22 
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2021-22 [Archived Catalog]

Teacher Leader Endorsement - Non-Degree

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Teacher Leader Endorsement - ND8919

Department of Educational Studies
McCracken Hall
100 East Union Street
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701

Delivery Mode: Athens Campus/Hybrid

Terms of Entry: Fall, Spring, Summer

Endorsement Overview

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.

Further Information

Link to Program: https://www.ohio.edu/education/ed-studies/teacher-leader

Admission Requirements

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

Completion Requirements

Complete a minimum of 10 credit hours as follows:

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