ERIC Number: EJ530615
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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School Leadership in an Age of Reform: New Directions in Principal Preparation.
Jacobson, Stephen L.
International Journal of Educational Reform, v5 n3 p271-77 Jul 1996
Examines deficiencies in traditional administrator preparation programs and discusses new directions. Describes the Leadership Initiative for Tomorrow's Schools, developed by the State University of New York at Buffalo. Key features include cohort groups and mentors, field participation in candidate recruitment and selection, promotion of diversity, a practice-oriented curriculum, released time, and paid internships. (28 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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