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ERIC Number: EJ1060190
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Pages: 20
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 36
ISSN: EISSN-1931-6569
Technology Leadership Is Just Good Leadership: Dispositions of Tech Savvy Superintendents
Richardson, Jayson W.; McLeod, Scott; Sauers, Nick
AASA Journal of Scholarship & Practice, v12 n1 p11-30 Spr 2015
This study describes core dispositions of school district superintendents who have been identified as technology savvy leaders by a prominent educational technology newspaper. The superintendents in this study described how they accomplished their technology initiatives and offered suggestions for other superintendents who aspire to be more tech-savvy. The most prevalent dispositions that emerged from the data set were that technology-savvy superintendents are collaborative, set high expectations, have a clear vision of technology and learning, tend to be risk-takers, and personally engage in the use of technology.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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