Courses in this section of the Learner
Folio include Introduction to Educational Research,
Statistics II, Qualitative Research: Methodology and
Analysis, and Doctoral Research Seminar.
capacity to understand and use appropriate research methods
is essential for educational leaders who wish to be
researchers in the field of education. Research methods are
also useful for gathering data to understand cultural
aspects of individual schools and examining system-wide
reform efforts. School leaders may wish to research methods
for strategic planning.