Topic: Curriculum and Instruction
Instructor: James Powell
Method: Online (OWRK)
Sponsor: AU Main Campus
Center Offered: APD

Course Description:

This book study will be an online self paced course combining study of the book, "Leading Schools in Disruptive Times" by Mark White and Dwight Carter, with our Ashland Podcasts.  Participants will read the book and write a reflection paper and listen to six of our podcasts.  Leading Schools in Disruptive Times: How to Survive Hyper-Change provides a school leadership model for surviving hyper-change From social media to evolving safety issues to constant school reform, today’s school leaders face unprecedented disruption. How can educators prepare students for a globalized world when many institutions are not ready for the constantly changing 21st century? 

Please note: students will need to purchase the Leading Schools in Disruptive Times book


Within 24 hours of registering for a PD course, you'll be able to access your student account using Self-Service Ashland. There, you'll find printable financial statements and grade reports, plus a link for requesting transcripts, once your grades have posted. Instructions for establishing or resetting your login can be found HERE

 If you have a tuition waiver voucher or would prefer to mail your payment:

Please click HERE for a registration form. Please mail that along with your payment and/or voucher to the Main Campus address. Vouchers are worth $166 when applied to PD courses.

 Contact Ashland Professional Development to update your email address or with other needs: pds@ashland.edu

Cost: $180
Timespan of Course:
September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021
Contact E-mail: jpowell1@ashland.edu

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
Course Number: EDU*6100*R2
Academic Term: 21/GW
Academic Level: GW
Semester Hours: 1.00
Subject: EDU