Kathleen King

Associate Professor of Education


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Kathleen King is an associate professor of education, focusing on leadership development in the graduate Educational Leadership and Teacher Leadership programs.  She has served as partnership coordinator in the department's graduate program, co-designing the State-approved Educational Leadership Masters with principal endorsement and the Instructional Coaching Masters with State of Illinois teacher leader endorsement.  She has served as a teacher, curriculum director, assistant principal, principal, and district technology director in PK-12 schools, including a school recognized as a national service learning leader school during her tenure.  

Courses Taught

MEDU 691, 692, 693: Internship & Residency

MEDU 536: School, Home, Community

MEDU 535: Supervision & Instruction

MEDU 500: Mission-Driven Leadership

MEDU 620: Curriculum & Program Assessment

MEDU 320: Equitable Learning Environment

MEDU 503: Teacher Leadership

EDN 460: Literacy III

EDN 515: Institutional & Political Environment of Schools

EDN 403: Secondary Assessment