EDA 75500 Seminar in Educational Leadership: Perspectives on Policy and Practice

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to foundational approaches to contemporary issues in local, state, national, and international education contexts. The course introduces approaches associated with the history, sociology, and philosophy of education to help students understand and critically assess policy and practice. This course is designed to evaluate contemporary issues in administration at both the elementary and secondary levels. This course provides an opportunity for students to reevaluate their conceptualizations and beliefs regarding those contemporary issues identified for discussion.