2019-2020 Samford University Graduate Catalog 
    Oct 22, 2021  
2019-2020 Samford University Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Teacher Leader (Ed.S.)

This program is available to candidates holding a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. The degree is designed to provide teachers in public and private K-12 schools with advanced knowledge and skills to be successful teacher leaders. The program encompasses essential competencies for improving schools and increasing student achievement, utilizing research-based “best practices” for adult learners. Upon successful completion, the candidate is eligible for the educational specialist degree and Class AA certification (provided current certification requirements of the Alabama State Department of Education have been met).