Jan 31, 2023  
College Catalog 2022-2023 
College Catalog 2022-2023

Graduate Certificate in School System Accountability

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Student Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  • Understand and articulate the history of the educational reform movement, its intention, and the associated pitfalls of an over reliance on standardized testing.
  • Analyze the unique characteristics of personal, internal, professional and organizational accountability.
  • Describe the benefits and challenges of implementing new models of organizational accountability in schools.
  • Create and implement a communication plan based on benefits-based accountability designed to improve stakeholder engagement.
  • Devise a system for defining, articulating and measuring benefits-based accountability across a school system.

Educators and Educational Administrators with an interest in improving organizational accountability, stakeholder engagement and school and system performance will engage in a year-long certificate program which parallels the implementation of accountability reform.

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