ERIC Number: EJ581560
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Role of District Leaders in School Reform: Implementing Year-Round Schooling.
Shields, Carolyn M.; Oberg, Steven Lynn; LaRocque, Linda J.
Journal of School Leadership, v9 n1 p4-25 Jan 1999
Explores district leaders' roles in implementing a year-round schooling reform. Examines experiences of four Florida districts, stressing social, political, and fiscal contexts. Leaders promote innovation by acting humanely and openly, and by eschewing unfulfillable promises. Creating widespread support, being flexible, and crafting a climate for change are crucial. (38 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Florida