ERIC Number: EJ826982
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Gross, Gwen E.
School Administrator, v65 n11 p18-21 Dec 2008
In this article, the author shares her experience when she was still a student until she became a superintendent. In her 17th year in the superintendency, the author finds the joys of her work all around her, grateful to be bestowed with the gift of leadership. She shares with colleagues a few especially meaningful moments from her professional life. By documenting the joys and lessons of her life's work, the author resets the proper frame of mind for the inevitable troubling times that arise.
Descriptors: Superintendents, Personal Narratives, Leadership Responsibility, Work Environment, School Role, Administrator Role, Educational Administration, Holistic Approach
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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