ERIC Number: EJ774008
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Mar
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Preparing Principals for Today's Demands
Brown, Pamela F.
Phi Delta Kappan, v87 n7 p525-526 Mar 2006
As a principal, Ms. Brown has firsthand knowledge of the pressures educational leaders face in the NCLB era. If administrators are going to perform effectively in today's school environment, she argues, the programs that prepare them will have to undergo significant reform. She urges university leadership programs to adopt four changes that will increase the likelihood of their graduates' success.
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Leadership Qualities, Principals, Instructional Leadership, Administrator Education, Leadership Training, Administrator Qualifications, Federal Legislation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001