EdS in Educational Technology Leadership
Technology is integral to all teaching and learning in this global age. Technology leaders apply processes and tools to provide for professional development experiences for professional educators. The Educational Specialist in Technology Leadership (EdS - TL) program is designed to prepare and support candidates for educational technology leadership at multiple levels: from the local school to the broader national and global contexts.
This EdS degree is designed for individuals in education or other professional fields who want to expand their knowledge and skills beyond the master's level.
Candidates who pursue this degree focus on leadership in building technology embedded learning communities and workplaces. They acquire knowledge, skills and competencies for building, facilitating and supporting technology-rich learning environments.
Points of Distinction
Students completing the Educational Specialist in Technology Leadership (EdS - TL) degree will be able to:
- Demonstrate and model continuous growth and development of the understanding of technology operations and concepts.
- Plan, design, and model effective learning environments, curriculum plans, authentic learning experiences and assessment / evaluation strategies that are consistent with current research and supported by technology.
- Understand and model the social, ethical, legal, and human issues in the ethical use of technology in schools and society.
- Development and implementation of technology infrastructure, procedures, policies, plans, and budgets for schools and other learning environments.