Textbooks for courses through the Department of Educational Leadership may be purchased from a variety of resources. We have linked each textbook below through Amazon.com. Textbooks can also be purchased through the UM Bookstore on campus or online.

Spring 2018 Required Textbooks

Online Course Offerings

Online courses begin two weeks after the start of the UM semester

EDLD 502 (CRN: 39131): Philosophy | Lee
TEXT: Shapiro, J. P., & Stefkovich, J. A. (2016). Ethical leadership and decision making in education: applying theoretical perspectives to complex dilemmas. New York and London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.
TEXT: Cathcart, T., & Klein, D. M. (2008). Plato and a platypus walk into a bar: understanding philosophy through jokes. New York: Penguin Books.
TEXT: Nicholson, D. W. (2016). Philosophy of education in action: an inquiry-based approach. New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.

EDLD 519 (CRN: 39167): Measurement and Analysis Data | Kero
TEXT: Salkind, N.J. (2014).  Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics. 3rd Edition.  Excel 2010 Edition. Thousand Oaks, CA:  Corwin, A Sage Company
TEXT: Salkind, N.J. (2011).  Excel Statistics:  A Quick Guide.  Thousand Oaks, CA: A Sage     Company.

EDLD 658 (CRN: 37702): PR for Superintendents | Matt
TEXT: No text required for this course

EDLD 544 (CRN: 37703): College Curriculum | O'Reilly
TEXT: Lattuca, L., & Stark, J (2009). Shaping the College Curriculum: Academic Plans in Context2009). Jossey-Bass: San Francisco

EDLD 662 (CRN: 37704): History of Higher Education | O'Reilly
TEXT: Rudolph, F. (1990, 1962). The American College and University, A History. Athens, Georgia: The University of Georgia Press


Face-to-Face / Remote Course Offerings

Face-to-face / Remote courses begin the first week of the UM semester.
Students who register for the Robotic Telepresence section must be distance-only students and must still come to the class via 
robotic telepresence during the listed day and time for the entirety of the semester.

EDLD 625 (CRN: 35064): Quantitative Research | Lee
Monday | 4:30-7:20 PM | ED 241
Robotic Telepresence: EDLD 625-50, CRN: 38813
TEXT: BUNDLE: Privitera: Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences 2e + Student Study Guide With IBM SPSS Workbook for Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences 2e
Bundle ISBN: 9781506340654

EDLD 520 (CRN: 38809): Educational Research | McCaw
Monday | 7:30-9:50 PM | ED 322
Robotic Telepresence: EDLD 520-50, CRN: 38810

TEXT: Salkind, N. J. (2017). Exploring research (9th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
 Print ISBN: 978-0134238418   eText ISBN: 978-0134416588 (The 8th or 9th edition are acceptable and also the electronic version is acceptable)

EDLD 550 (CRN: 38811): Foundation of Educational Leadership | Austin
Tuesday | 5:00-7:20 PM | ED 322
Robotic Telepresence: EDLD 550-50, CRN: 38812
TEXT: Northouse, Peter G. 2015. Leadership: Theory and Practice, Seventh Edition. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. 
ISBN: 9781483317533Textbook Companion Website: edge.sagepub.com/northouse7e                                                             

EDLD 682 (CRN: 38235): Cross-Cultural Competence | Turner
Tuesday | 7:30-9:50 PM | ED 322
Robotic Telepresence: EDLD 682-50, CRN: 38820

TEXT: Myron W. Lustig and Jolene Koester. (2012). Intercultural Competence: Interpersonal Communication Across Cultures

EDLD 694 (CRN: 37706): Higher Education Law | Lindsay
Wednesday | 5:00-7:20 PM | ED 322
Robotic Telepresence: EDLD 694-50, CRN: 38817
TEXT: Kaplan, W.A., & Lee, B.A. (2014). The Law of Higher Education, 5th Ed. (Student Version).  San Francisco: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

EDLD 618 (CRN: 34518): Educational Statistics | Matt
Thursday | 5:00-7:50 PM | ED 322
Robotic Telepresence: EDLD 618-50, CRN: 38816

TEXT: Pallant, J. (2013).  SPSS Survival Manual (5th edition). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education.
TEXT: Privitera, G. (2015). Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences (2nd ed.).  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.