AC #6: Leadership in Early Childhood Programs – Capstone

AD LDSP 586

Focus on the leadership role of the administrator, within the program and as part of the child care profession, managing the process of change and organizational growth and development. Present a culminating portfolio and a project that integrate aspects of the first five courses. This is a capstone course and can only be taken after the first five have been successfully completed.

This course can be applied to the Child Care Administration Certificate.

Instructor

Angel Stoddard, M.S.

Angel Stoddard, M.S.

Angel Stoddard’s passion to support administrators and early childhood professionals in their pursuit of excellence throughout their program and the field is evidenced by her career path. With a Master’s degree in Administrative Leadership, Angel teaches full-time for UW Milwaukee ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Ability to apply the knowledge and skills gained in the first five courses as resources for short term and long range strategic planning and evaluation related to program growth and change
  • Knowledge of the interrelationships between aspects of program operation
  • Ability to develop a shared vision
  • Ability to understand the role of values
  • Understanding of reflective practice
  • Understanding the difference between leadership and management and the importance of both
  • Understanding of leadership styles
  • Knowledge in theories of change and their applicability to program planning, policy effectiveness and internal operations
  • Ability to work individually and as resources for each other in the development of substantial projects that integrate necessary aspects of program management

Prerequisites

AC #1, AC #2, AC #3, AC #4, and AC #5

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Course available Sept. 11-Nov. 18

Location: Online

Instructor: Angel Stoddard M.S.

Fee: $1,286 Graduate tuition is $2,223. Listed fees are an estimate. Actual fees for fall semester TBD by August.

Undergraduate Credits: 3, Graduate Credits: 3

Enrollment Limit: 15

Program Number:

Note: For credit registration, call Liz Weber at 414-227-3334.

Registration Deadline: Wed., Aug. 23

Sept. 11-Nov. 18

8:30am-4:30pm

Location: Online and UWM School of Continuing Education, 161 W. Wisconsin Ave., Suite 7000, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Instructor: Angel Stoddard M.S.

Fee: $1,011 Graduation tuition is $1,948. Listed fees are an estimate. Actual fees for fall semester TBD by August.

Undergraduate Credits: 3, Graduate Credits: 3

Enrollment Limit: 15

Program Number:

Note: Face-to-Face Days: Tues., Sep. 26 & Sat., Nov. 18 from 8;30am-4:30pm.

Online: Mon., Sep. 11 – Sat., Sep. 23 & Mon. Oct. 2 – Fri. Nov. 17

Registration Deadline: Wed., Aug. 23

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