How has the globalization of higher education impacted the costs of higher education in the United States, if at all? Why have we seen this impact (or lack thereof)? In what ways has this globalization had a positive impact upon American higher education? In what ways has it had a negative impact...
Reading the article Funding Sources for Public Higher Education in South Africa: Institutional Responses: https://www.questia.com/library/journal/1P3-3446954731/funding-sources-for-public-higher-education-in-south
What is the cause of this funding shift in South Africa? What about the United Sta...
How would you define a consortium? What was one of the oldest consortiums in higher education institutions? What are some of the potential benefits of joining a consortium? What are some of the drawbacks, if any, to joining a consortium?
In higher education hidden costs can sometimes arise in building/construction projects, this can be a real issue because these costs can create an unexpected strain upon the budget.
What are some ways that we can work to anticipate what some of these hidden costs may be?
What are some ways (if ...
How would you describe the relationship between the strategic plan and the budget in higher education? What should it look like when everything goes according to plan? What are some keys to ensuring that things do go accordingly to plan?
The importance of risk management is to reduce or eliminate risks in higher education. Risks such as physical, casualty, fiscal, business, and repetitional risks.
1. Can we ever fully eliminate risk? If so, how? If not, why not? If we cannot eliminate risks, then what are we trying to accompl...
Inspiring a Departmental Vision
City University of Seattle
Inspiring a Departmental Vision
Overview of Inspiring a Departmental Vision
Evaluation of Leadership Theories in Inspiring a Departmental Vision
Behavioral Approach Theory
Module 2 - Case
RESEARCH QUESTIONS, VARIABLES, AND TYPES OF DATA
First, view the presentation titled Quantitative Research Questions and read the Module 2 background information. Then discuss the following items in 2-3 pages (not including the cover sheet and bibliography):
The 5 different types of power are: legitimate, reward, coercive, expert, and referent.
- What are the significant components or elements of each type of power?
- Do educational administrators give a great deal of thought to their type of power that they use in their daily professional life?
The work of educational leaders is mainly about enhancing the skills and knowledge of the people in the organization. One way leaders can accomplish this task is to create a widespread culture that accepts the use of those skills and knowledge. The culture within the environment of an educational in...
You are the director of your own childcare center. Using Standard #10 in "Overview of the NAEYC Early Childhood Program Standards" to share with your staff, demonstrating the following NAEYC points:
- Effective communication
- Explain how you will effectively communicate with your staff.
Educational program planning is the act of getting various professionals involved in collecting good information and then using that information to make smart decisions about long-range and short-range future changes. You are to develop a proposed list of tasks for a strategic plan for a specific Pr...
1. There are three major skills that Educational Leaders must have or improve upon in order to find success in their mission to be effective educational leaders. What are these skills and how should Educational Leaders apply them during their journey to improve educational programs?
2. As Educat...
Describe the benefits of strategic planning for educational institutions.
Defend or refute the use of strategic planning for educational institutions while comparing strategic planning to traditional planning.
Review the two scenarios (attached cases) that relate to our class exploration into how government and judicial organizations influence educational leaders in their decision making process then give your reflections on the following questions:
Chapter 9 Case: Are the Feds running the school? What...
Describe the difference between leadership and management using examples from your own professional experience
Discuss in what circumstances management is a necessary component of leadership
Share what you feel are the most important traits of effective leadership and effective management
Describe your own educational philosophy in terms of its metaphysics, epistemology, axiology, and logic.
Discuss those philosophies you chose not to include and explain what elements (metaphysics, epistemology, axiology, and logic) you did not agree with and why.
Describe how you would implement y...
Our responsibility as leaders includes advocacy for our organizations. To advocate effectively, we need to demonstrate and effectively communicate that a difference has been made that we have closed a learning gap or benefited from an opportunity.
In this assignment, you will be asked to design ...
These areas are debated:
1. In what ways can past experiences and knowledge affect thought and behavior in a unique and unfamiliar situation? I am writing about including and mainstreaming the autistic student in the regular eduction classroom.
2. Also how can we reframe leadership to meet th...