ERIC Number: EJ883036
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 18
Building Budgets and Trust through the Alchemy of Superintendent Leadership
Bird, James J.
Management in Education, v24 n2 p46-50 2010
Superintendents have the burden and the opportunity to exert leadership through the budget-building process. This article details a dozen tenets which can be implemented by practicing superintendents. Doing so increases the chances of building trust among the stakeholders of administrators, staff, community, and school board members. The district superintendent of schools occupies the only positional office in the organization capable of orchestrating this process.
Descriptors: Trust (Psychology), Superintendents, Leadership, Stakeholders, Change Strategies, Organizational Change, Budgeting, Budgets, Leadership Effectiveness, Partnerships in Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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