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Indian Leadership Education and Development (I LEAD) Project


I LEAD Principal Preparation Course Delivery

Students will be expected to attend two 2-week summer sessions on the Bozeman Campus each summer. 
A stipend will be paid to help offset the costs for transportation and housing during the on-campus sessions
Summer session dates for 2013 are June17-28 and July 8-19
Summer session dates for 2014 are June 16-27 and July 7-18
During the school year, courses will be offered using distance learning methods and/or 
weekend instruction conducted regionally  based on where students are clustered

Program of Study for I LEAD 2013 Principal Cohort

Summer 2013
EDLD 507              Foundations of Education           
EDLD 515              Planned Change
EDLD 520              Schools and Diverse Communities
EDLD 594              Special Topic: Indian Education, Heritage and Identity

Fall 2013
EDLD 508              Supervision of Instruction

Spring 2013

EDLD 532              School Law
EDLD 534              Data Driven Decision Making

Summer 2014
EDLD 526              Evaluating School Programs
EDLD 555              School Finance
EDLD 565              Instructional Leadership
EDLD 594              Special Topic:  Indigenous Leadership

Fall 2014
EDLD 574              Field Experience I

Spring 2014

EDLD 574              Field Experience II
EDLD 564              Comprehensive Portfolio