ERIC Number: EJ603274
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Why Principals Lose Their Jobs: Comparing the Perceptions of Principals and Superintendents.
Davis, Stephen H.
Journal of School Leadership, v10 n1 p40-68 Jan 2000
Compared 124 California principals' perceptions with 99 superintendents' perceptions on 22 reasons for principal terminations and on 9 organizational outcomes related to ineffective leadership. Superintendents attribute principals' failure to internal personal insufficiencies; principals most often named external factors--political interference and conflict with superintendents and boards. (Contains 65 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: California