ERIC Number: EJ545102
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Stuck in the Middle? A Case Study of How Principals Manage Equity-Related Change in Education.
Carr, Paul R.
Education Canada, v37 n1 p42-49 Spr 1997
Interviews and teacher and principal surveys examined how Toronto (Canada) principals have responded to equity-based education initiatives. Describes barriers to implementation in secondary schools and offers strategies for making principals more effective in this area. Concludes that the principal's character and capacity to lead, combined with the school culture, will influence the outcome of equity-based initiatives. (LP)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Board of Education Role, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Educational Policy, Equal Education, Foreign Countries, Minority Groups, Nondiscriminatory Education, Principals, Program Implementation, School Culture, Secondary Education, Secondary Schools, Urban Schools
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada (Toronto)