LDR-790 Leadership Ethics

This course is designed to provide the opportunity for candidates to learn philosophical theories and concepts that provide various and diverse ethical frameworks for educational practice.

The historical perspectives regarding ethical decision making will be explored. Moral, social, political, and ethical issues of the contemporary American society as those issues impact the policies, programs, and practices of schools and related organizations will be reviewed. If an organization is to have a moral, social, and spiritual impact on American culture, it must also be engaged in a living context. Therefore, this course will also include autobiographical and ethnographic research methodologies in addition to mainstream social science methodologies.