Apply adult learning theory to create professional learning
communities among fellow teachers, administrators, and other school
Develop best practices for modeling and promoting action research
based on current best practices and learning theory.
Create formative and summative assessments, then use them to develop
instruction and improve student learning.
Grow your potential to advocate for the teaching profession and for
policies that help students learn.
Stay on top of recent technology, digital tools, and innovations as
they apply in the classroom, school, and district.
Encourage positive teacher traits, including fairness, ethical
conduct, lifelong learning, personal development, and more.
This program is designed around leading professional standards,
including such organizations as the Association of Teacher
Capella’s innovative online learning model will support your goals by
helping you continue from the EdS to a doctoral program.
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.
Our EdS, Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies coursework focuses on such
topics as curriculum and instruction, promoting cultures of change,
and using data-driven decision-making and action research to improve
|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|
School of Education dean Amy Smith talks about her career path, what
brought her to Capella, and her plans for closing the achievement
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
online EdS 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.