The basic interest in the program of Walden is due to its methodical approach and the specialization to which you I am applying is the aspect of School Leadership. The most influential factor that worked in favor of choosing this field is the aspect of becoming an academician and a successful organizer in the parameters of teaching. In accordance to my career formulation the basic impetus of being interested in graduate school is to achieve my degree and with this degree I would find myself in a helpful position in becoming a Principal.
It should also be mentioned that my goals are to get my Doctoral Degree in k-12 School Leadership and also, to make Major in the USAF. Academic Experience Describe your previous undergraduate and graduate academic experience; if you do not have the specialization background, you may want to explain how you plan to apply your prior academic skills to your chosen specialization. My Undergraduate degree is from the University of Maryland. I graduated on different disciplines from Graduate Webster University, Trinity College and Capella University.
My specializations were in Education, Management, Human Resources and K-12 School Leadership. All these academic experience and study disciplines are extremely important for the career I am about to pursue because these are all interrelated and relevant subjects. The experiences that influenced me to choose the present discipline of graduate program or specialization are my interactions with the students as a Classroom Teacher and also as an Instructional Facilitator.
It is difficult to state any inconsistencies in academic record or work experience because from the point of view of personal, physical or family circumstances it can well be enumerated that my GPA is without a blemish and can be regarded as sound.? However, it should be mentioned that I am a single parent raising my son who is 17 years old and graduated this school year will be attending college Belmont Abbey College in North Carolina. Research Experience
Address prior research experience, significant research papers/projects or other research accomplishments in your field. If you do not have any prior research experience you must indicate that under this section. I have prior research experience on the specialized field I am working on. My research accomplishments were through Capella University. Work /Other Experience As for prior work experience it can be enumerated that I worked as a Classroom teacher and Instructional Facilitator. Alongside I proved myself at Risk Counselor and acted as an Assistant Principal.
Furthermore, it should be stated that I have volunteered many hours as a Cub Scout leader with 70 active members (largest troop in DC, Maryland and Va area). Additionally I have worked at Soup Kitchen and volunteered as a Big brother and have worked at numerous homeless shelters through DC area. Personal Qualities I believe that the personal qualities I possess will contribute to my success in the field and graduate study by a large margin. I believe that I possess a decent Collaborative Planning capacity with entire staff along with ability of staff developments for staff.
I can also prove myself to be an able Boy Scout Leader. Why Walden? Walden would be a good match for me and my future goals because it is at this venue I find all the necessary means to achieve my dreams in terms of training, skill development and knowledge. The most influential factor that worked in favor of Walden is the systematic mode of curriculum and the clarity of information provided. Furthermore, the most interesting aspect about an online program is its flexibility along with its aspects of accessibility devoid of time and place.