Textbooks for courses through the Department of Educational Leadership may be purchased from a variety of resources. You may order from the UM Bookstore, Amazon, Ebay, Abebooks.com or any other store based on what works best for you.  The books will not be available at the bookstore until the month before the semester or term begin.

EDLD Textbooks for Spring 2022:

Dr John Matt:

EDLD 618: Educational Statistics

  1. Pallant, Julie SPSS Survival Manual, 6th ed (ebook available)

  2. Privitera, Gregory J Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, 3rd ed

EDLD 625: Quantitative Research

  1. Privitera, Gregory J Research Methods for Behavioral Sciences, 2nd ed

Dr Bill McCaw:

EDLD 520: Educational Research

  1. Salkind, N.J. Exploring Research, 9th ed

EDLD 550: Foundations of Educational Leadership

  1. Hoy, W. K., & Miskel, C. G. Educational administration: Theory, research, and practice, 9th ed

  2. Covey, S. R. The 7 habits of highly effective people: Powerful lessons in personal change      

Liqin Tang:

EDLD 679: Linguistic Diversity

  1. Edward, J. Multilingualism: Understanding Linguistic Diversity 

  2. Tamasi, S. & Antieau, L. Language and Linguistic Diversity in the US: An Introduction 

  3. Nettle, D. Linguistic Diversity (optional)

  4. Norrby, C. & Hajek, J. Uniformity and Diversity in Language Policy: Global Perspectives (optional)

EDLD 682: Cross-Cultural Competence

  1. Lustig, M. W. & Koester, J. Intercultural Competence: Interpersonal Communication Across Cultures, 7th ed

  2. Hogan, M. The Four Skills of Cultural Diversity Competence: A Process for Understanding and Practice, 4th ed

  3. Cooper, J. E., Ha, Y., & Levin, B. B. Developing Critical Cultural Competence: A Guide for 21st- Century Educators

Dr Robert DoBell:

EDLD 502: Philosophy (Educational Foundations)

  1. Ozmon, H. Philosophical foundations of education, 9th ed

Dr Jilyn Chandler:

EDLD 519: Measurement and Analysis Data

  1. Salkind, N. J., & Frey, B. B. Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics: Using Microsoft Excel, 5th ed

Dr Roch Turner:

EDLD 542: The College Student

  1. Abes, E., Jones, S., & Stewart, D. (2019) Rethinking College Student Development Theory Using Critical Frameworks

  2. Gasman & Samayoa, A. C. (2019) Contemporary issues in higher education / edited by Marybeth Gasman and Andres Castro Samayoa

EDLD 662: History of Higher Education

  1. Rudolph, F., Thelin, J., & Erbrary, Inc. (1990) The American college and university a history

  2. Thelin, J. (2014) Essential documents in the history of American higher education

Dr Jacob Francom:

EDLD 568: K-12 Curriculum

  1. TBD

Dr Rob Watson:

EDLD 658: PR for Superintendents

  1. Creasman, B. & Hughes, B. (2020) Maximum Impact: Board of Education and Superintendents Communicating as a Team