ERIC Number: EJ422810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Superintendents as Saviors: From the Terminator to Pogo.
Murphy, Jerome T.
Phi Delta Kappan, v72 n7 p507-13 Mar 1991
The nation needs a diverse group of well-educated superintendents who strive to balance legitimate special interests with the common good. The single-savior, miracle-worker image must be abandoned because it misconstrues the nature of leadership, stifles action, and breeds dependency among ordinary people whose efforts are essential for improving schools. Includes 24 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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