ERIC Number: EJ457292
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Problems of Practice: From the Principal's Perspective.
Osterman, Karen F.
Journal of School Leadership, v3 n1 p59-73 Jan 1993
Explores 40 urban principals' perceptions concerning obstacles to school effectiveness. Schools as organizational workplaces are plagued by stress, frustration, and alienation. There is a growing gap between school culture and the larger society. Kids who no longer buy into the American dream often fail to meet educator-imposed expectations. Reshaping school workplaces is essential. (16 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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