Ch 5: Ethics & Professionalism for Educational Leaders

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Ethics & Professionalism for Educational Leaders - Chapter Summary

Strengthen your knowledge of ethics and professionalism for educational leaders with help from this self-paced chapter. Enjoy access to entertaining lessons designed to ensure you understand how to create an ethically-sound, inclusive school environment from the standpoint of a professional educational leader. By the end of this chapter, you will be able to do the following:

  • Define social justice in education and discuss related issues
  • Explain the importance of adhering to the code of ethical conduct in the teaching profession
  • Detail the process educational leaders can use to make ethically sound decisions
  • Describe how to create ethical and positive cultures in organizations
  • Discuss the use of power and influence to enhance education

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5 Lessons in Chapter 5: Ethics & Professionalism for Educational Leaders
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Issues & Definition of Social Justice in Education

1. Issues & Definition of Social Justice in Education

Social justice is an important aspect of education in today's society. This lesson will offer a definition of social justice and will familiarize you with a number of issues pertaining to social justice in education.

Code of Ethical Conduct in the Teaching Profession

2. Code of Ethical Conduct in the Teaching Profession

Many professions recognize set standards for moral conduct. This lesson examines the code of ethical conduct in the teaching profession and the importance of adhering to that code.

Ethical Decision Making

3. Ethical Decision Making

We have to make decisions every day, and many of these decisions have an ethical dimension. In this lesson, you'll learn about ethical decision-making and a process you can use to make ethically sound decisions. A short quiz follows.

Ethical Culture and Positive Culture in Organizations

4. Ethical Culture and Positive Culture in Organizations

In this lesson, you will learn how an ethical and positive culture can be created in an organization and why it is important for organizations to establish an ethical and positive culture.

Using Influence & Power to Enhance Education

5. Using Influence & Power to Enhance Education

As educational leaders, we often hold a great deal of influence and power. This lesson discusses some of the different ways we can wield this power, to enhance educational experiences, for students, families, and community members.

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