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ERIC Number: EJ523545
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-8756-0534
Bridging Multiple Worlds: The School Superintendent as Change Agent in a Rural and Poor School District.
DeYoung, Alan J.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v11 n3 p187-97 Win 1995
Braxton County, West Virginia, is a subculture in which the norms and values of local residents are oppositional to state and national objectives for public education. Describes the role of the locally born county superintendent as a cultural change agent, and his strategies for overcoming poor community support and limited financial resources to improve education. Contains 30 references. (LP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: West Virginia