Arrange your field experience for this course in a PK-12 school setting in which you will observe and collaborate with a certified school principal. Prior to your field experience, review the requirements of all clinical field experiences for this course. Create a document to share with your principal mentor detailing the requirements for all field experiences for this course, and what is being requested of your mentor. This document should include the scheduling required to complete all assignments.
It is important for school leadership to plan and implement strategies for promoting and communicating the school mission and vision. The purpose of this field experience is to gain insight into the effect of a school’s vision and mission on the school’s culture and be able to apply this insight to future roles.
Allocate at least 2 hours in the field to support this field experience.
In this field experience, identify the school’s vision and mission. Interview two school staff members to determine how each supports the school’s vision and mission in shaping school culture. In addition, ask what strategies each interviewee utilizes to promote the school’s vision and mission with other stakeholder groups such as district representatives, fellow teachers, students, parents, and community members.
Use any remaining field experience hours to observe or assist the principal mentor.
Compose a 250-500 word summary of your interviews. Incorporate PSEL Standard 1 and describe how you will apply what you have learned to your future professional practice.