ERIC Number: ED451604
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Oct
Taking the Lead: The Role of the Principal in School Reform.
Trail, Kathleen, Ed.
CSRD Connections, v1 n4 Oct 2000
The lead article of this issue, "Taking the Lead: The Role of the Principal in School Reform" (Kathleen Trial), discusses the various roles of the principal: psychologist, teacher, facilities manager, philosopher, police officer, diplomat, social worker, mentor, PR director, coach, and cheerleader. A second article discusses making shared leadership work; several principals from a five-state region offer their perspectives on what it takes to encourage shared leadership within a school community as part of their efforts to implement reform. The issue also includes resources on shared leadership and "Mean Comparisons for Regional Analysis of CSRD Early Implementation Survey." (Contains 13 references.) (DFR)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Southwest Educational Development Lab., Austin, TX.
Note: Theme issue; published three times a year. For Spring 2000 issue, see ED 443 149.