Concordia University Chicago's doctoral program in leadership with a specialization in curriculum and instruction is for teachers who wish to pursue a program as educators and scholars preparing for leadership roles in public or private schools. This program develops educational experts who can design, implement, evaluate and manage curriculum and instruction programs in K-12 schools.
Develop the abilities for research and critical thinking in the field of curriculum and instruction, with a theoretical and practical knowledge.
Develop competency in curriculum evaluation, development and mapping.
Improve understanding in the teaching and learning process.
Build a strong professional background in areas related to curriculum and instruction.
Support and lead reform and change efforts related to teacher development in schools.
The coursework will assist in facilitating the exploration, discussion and understanding of the challenges and possibilities of teacher education.