Kathleen King

Assistant Professor of Education



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Kathleen King is an assistant 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 Curriculum & Instructions Masters with State of Illinois teacher leader endorsement.  She has served as a teacher, curriculum director, assistant principal, prinicipal, and district technology director in K-12 schools, including a school recognized as a national service learning leader school during her tenure.  She also serves as an officer of the board of directors of a non-profit providing assistance and transportation to seniors and is a certified foster parent in the State of Illinois.

Courses Taught

EDN 485: Residency

EDN 460: Literacy III

EDN 534: Leadership for Supervision & Instruction

EDN 536: School-Home-Community

EDN 620: Curriculum & Program Assessment

EDN 240/242: Classroom Management

EDN 503: Teacher Leadership