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Northwest Missouri State University

Carole Edmonds

Carole Edmonds



205 Brown Hall


660.562.0818 (fax)

Joined Northwest in 1996

Associate Professor


  • Ed.D. University of Missouri
  • Ed.S. Northwest Missouri State University
  • MS.Ed. Northwest Missouri State University
  • BS.Ed. Central Missouri State University

Courses Taught

  • Foundations of Educational Administration
  • The Principalship
  • Curriculum Design
  • Multiculturalism
  • School Personnel
  • Practicum 1
  • University of Missouri/Northwest Missouri State University Doctoral Program
  • Math Methods
  • Reading/Language Arts

Academic Interests

  • PK through 12 Educational Leadership
  • Adult/Student Learning

Scholarly Activity


Piveral, J.A., Edmonds, C.A., & Barnes, J. (2009). Aligning the stars to dazzle. In K.T. Henson, Supervision: A collaborative approach to Instructional Improvement (pp. 197-198). Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, Inc.

Articles in Refereed Journals

Place, A. W., Ballenger, J., Wasonga, T.A., Piveral, J., & Edmonds, C. (2010). Principals' perspectives of social justice in public schools. International Journal of Educational Management, 24(6), 531-543.

Edmonds, C.A. (2007). Continuous quality improvement: Integrating P-12 best practice into teacher education. International Journal of Educational Management, 21(3), 232-237.

Student Group Advisement

  • Master's in K-12 Educational Leadership
  • MU/NWMSU Doctoral Students

Other Professional Experiences

  • Instructor, Department of Educational Leadership, College of Education, Northwest Missouri State University-Maryville (1996-2003). Director, Horace Mann Laboratory School - Northwest Missouri State University.
  • Principal, South Nodaway R-IV Elementary, Barnard, Missouri (1986-1996).
  • Teacher (Sixth Grade), South Nodaway R-IV Elementary, Barnard, Missouri (1986-1996).
  • Teacher (Second Grade), South Nodaway R-IV Elementary, Barnard, Missouri (1983-1986).