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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IEC 450 - Classroom Leadership in Montessori Programs


Credits: 3

This capstone course prepares students for transitions and cycles within the school year including the development of new Montessori classrooms and programs. Considers supervision of paraprofessionals, engaging families and volunteers, and parent education programs. Pursues professional leadership opportunities to serve within the school, community, and Montessori education profession. Includes organizational responsibilities in quality programming and evaluation, accreditation, facilities, budgeting, scheduling, marketing, and public relations. Exams are completed and culminating projects and presented and finalized in this course.

Prerequisites: IECE 499.
Required: 10 hours of field experience. Additional Field Experience hours may be needed to complete Practicum Requirement.