EDAD 5399. CAPSTONE PRACTICUM IN EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND POLICY STUDIES. 3 Hours.
The course focus will be on collaborative inquiry and action research in the individual classroom, team, school, and/or professional learning community. Each student will identify, research, design and initiate addressing a real problem at their work site. Students will leave this course and graduate from the program with a research presentation as part of their informal professional portfolio. Successful completion of the Capstone Internship will fulfill the comprehensive examination requirements for the graduate degree and/or certification. Requirements of EDAD 5399 will include, but not be limited to, those collaboratively established by University faculty and school administrative personnel. EDAD 5389 and EDAD 5330 are prerequisites for EDAD 5399 for students in Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies with Principal Certificate Courses and Principal Certification Preparation Only programs. Prerequisite: EDAD 5389, EDAD 5330.