Impact student learning by promoting effective partnerships,
mentorships, and instruction among stakeholders.
Lead the way in improvements in instruction, assessment, and student
learning outcomes using digital innovations.
Use research to improve the practice of teaching and student
Encourage the use of new and evolving technologies to help student
learning in a digital age.
Demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to meet the needs
of diverse learners.
Engage in the critical reflection, analysis, and problem-solving that
lead to professional growth and improvement.
This program is designed around leading standards, including the
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards for
In lieu of a dissertation, Capella’s doctoral capstone allows you to
use action research to solve a problem in your field.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Grants are federal education funds that never need to be paid back.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid.
This program provides part-time jobs to reduce your loan debt
amounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn more.
The EdD, Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies curriculum will help you use
research-based instruction to encourage culture change in schools,
promote collaboration, and support the needs of 21st century teachers
Our doctoral curriculum is designed to give you dedicated support
early in your program—so you can be confident in the steps to
completing your degree.
For the culminating project of your doctoral degree, you’ll be paired with a knowledgeable mentor to help you along the way.
Develop your project, write your findings, and demonstrate your use of evidence to improve outcomes or resolve a gap in the field.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|EDD8358||Teaching, Mentoring, and Coaching|
|EDD8354||Cultural Competency in Schools and Communities|
|EDD8352||Innovation in Teaching and Learning|
|EDD8350||Emerging Technology Trends in Education|
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
These skilled communicators offer free tutoring services and multiple
resources to sharpen your writing skills.
A doctoral degree takes special effort. It's why we offer expert
support at every step to keep you moving forward toward your
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
online EdD in Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.