School Improvement Leadership

Classes meet at Goucher College

These 18 graduate credits meet requirements for Administrator 1 certification by credit count for those with earned master's degrees.  These credits can count toward completing the Professional Development Certificate or for those needing to earn the master's degree, they can be counted toward the Goucher M.ED. in School Improvement Leadership.



What classes will I take?




Fall 2015

ED 681.300 - Curriculum Development for a Multi-Cultural Society

Wednesday | 4:30 - 6:15 p.m. | Sept 2nd to Dec. 16th  l Goucher College





Spring 2016

ED 653.300 - Supervision of Effective Instruction




Summer 2016

ED 646.300 - School Law


Fall 2016

ED 671.300 -  School Improvement Leadership:  Theoretical Perspective



Spring 2017

ED 673.300 - Facilitating a Positive School Culture (Pre-requisite ED 671)

ED 674A.300 - Internship/Practicum, part 1 (pre or co-requisite: Ed 673)




Summer 2017

ED 674B.300 - Internship/Practicum, part 11 (pre-requisite: Ed 674A)




Where will classes be held? All classes will be held at Goucher College.

How much will the courses cost? The cost for participation is $250 per credit course, and students may be eligible for tuition reimbursement through Maryland school systems or non-public schools with tuition reimbursement programs.  Talk to your human resources representative for more specific information about your eligibility for tuition reimbursement.  There will also be a non-refundable $60 registration fee per credit. 


What do I do if I am interested? This cohort is available to the first 20 teachers to apply and be accepted.  To apply, complete the attached cohort application/registration form and return it to the address below with a copy of your conditional teacher certification.


For More Information please contact Ava Norris at or 410-337-6488.


   Ava Norris, 215 Julia Rogers Building

   Graduate Programs in Education in the Welch Center

   1021 Dulaney Valley Road, Baltimore, MD 21204

   Ph: 410-337-6047 | Fax: 410-337-6085