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Bruce, Emma; Klein, Ruth; Keleher, Helen – Journal of School Health, 2012
Background: In 2009, the Victorian Parliament Legislative Assembly of Australia commissioned a Parliamentary Inquiry into the opportunities for schools to become a focus for promoting healthy community living. Submissions to the Inquiry varied widely in their positions about school health promotion. The aim of this review is to analyze the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Promotion, Public Schools, Barriers
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Martin, Graham P.; Ward, Vicky; Hendy, Jane; Rowley, Emma; Nancarrow, Susan; Heaton, Janet; Britten, Nicky; Fielden, Sandra; Ariss, Steven – Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research, Debate and Practice, 2011
The limited extent to which research evidence is utilised in healthcare and other public services is widely acknowledged. The United Kingdom government has attempted to address this gap by funding nine Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRCs). CLAHRCs aim to carry out health research, implement research findings…
Descriptors: Program Evaluation, Evidence Based Practice, Research Utilization, Health Services
Welch-Carre, Elizabeth – ProQuest LLC, 2017
A search on Amazon revealed more than 6,000 books related to leadership development. The Business Source database has more than 700 articles with the word leadership in the title, published between 2005 and 2015. This suggests that leadership is a topic in which many are interested. Clearly, leadership makes a difference in an organization's…
Descriptors: Hospitals, Leadership Effectiveness, Leadership Training, Reports
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Panton, Rachel – New Directions for Teaching and Learning, 2016
This study of three Africana (Black women of the Diaspora) holistic health educators shows how their woman-centered learning cultures led them to personal transformation and leadership roles. Understanding their development can inform educational programming and support services for Black women students.
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Leadership Role, Females, African American Students
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Bould, Emma; Beadle-Brown, Julie; Bigby, Christine; Iacono, Teresa – Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability, 2018
Background: Studies incorporating staff-rated or observational measures of practice leadership have shown that where practice leadership is stronger, active support is better implemented. The study aim was to compare measures of practice leadership used in previous research to determine the extent of their correspondence. Method: A subset of data…
Descriptors: Leadership, Intellectual Disability, Foreign Countries, Accessibility (for Disabled)
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de Jong, Nynke; Könings, Karen D.; Czabanowska, Katarzyna – Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice, 2014
The shift to a knowledge information society has given rise to a need for lifelong learning programmes. Such programmes are especially relevant for public health professionals, whose dynamic field of practice is subject to changes due to rapidly developing technologies, evolving expectations of the labour market and new health treats. Lifelong…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Public Health, Labor Market, Lifelong Learning
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Taylor, Saul; Youngs, Howard – Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 2018
The challenges in deaf education illustrate the requirement and importance of leadership in this specialized field. The significant and impending talent depletion unfolding as baby-boomers retire, positions leadership succession planning as a strategic issue. This mixed methods study is the first of its kind in New Zealand. The aim is to…
Descriptors: Leadership, Administrative Change, Deafness, Mixed Methods Research
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McNeill, Ted; Nicholas, David Bruce – Research on Social Work Practice, 2012
Objectives: This article identifies salient components in the advancement of social work research leadership within health care. Method: Using tenets of a modified retrospective case study approach, processes and outcomes of social work research progression at a pediatric hospital are reviewed. Results: Capacity-building processes were…
Descriptors: Factor Analysis, Social Work, Case Studies, Change Strategies
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Bartlett, Nadine – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2018
Children and youth with mental disorders require support from multiple service providers, and therefore intersectoral collaboration is required. Community schools, as accessible hubs, with broad-based partnerships, may provide the conditions that foster much needed intersectoral collaboration for this population of students. In order to examine…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Role, At Risk Students, Cooperation
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American Psychologist, 2012
Presents a short biography of the winner of the American Psychological Association's Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Independent Practice. The 2012 winner is Sandra L. Shullman for her outstanding contributions and leadership as an independent practitioner in the fields of counseling and consulting psychology. Through her…
Descriptors: Recognition (Achievement), Leadership, Counseling Psychology, Professional Associations
Rosario Arroyo, Luis Antonio – ProQuest LLC, 2012
Health education school programs have a planned activity structure that focus on developing awareness on the need of keeping an adequate integral health, through the teaching and learning processes within an appropriate methodological context that promotes students full development. It is expected that school health teachers are effective leaders;…
Descriptors: Health Education, Health Promotion, Secondary School Teachers, Leadership Styles
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Clark, Noreen M. – Health Education & Behavior, 2014
In just a few years a new century will dawn. This article posits that with it will come new challenges for health education. Five types of change the field is currently experiencing are discussed. It is suggested that shifts in demographics, conceptions of family, and levels of activism, are demanding new thinking. Approaches based on a new…
Descriptors: Health Education, Futures (of Society), Activism, Teaching Methods
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O'Malley, Meagan; Wendt, Staci J.; Pate, Christina – Educational Administration Quarterly, 2018
Purpose: A chasm exists between the expanding mental health needs of school-aged youth and the school resources available to address them. Education agencies must efficiently allocate their limited resources by adopting innovative public health models. The need for these effective approaches is acute in rural regions, where resources tend to be…
Descriptors: Superintendents, Administrator Attitudes, Rural Schools, Barriers
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Fusarelli, Bonnie C.; Fusarelli, Lance D.; Riddick, Fran – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2018
Superintendents leading school districts, particularly in hard-to-staff areas, face immense challenges in recruiting and retaining high-quality, well-trained teachers, principals, and district leaders. Many large urban areas as well as their rural counterparts have high concentrations of intergenerational poverty and unemployment. Rural areas are…
Descriptors: Poverty, Strategic Planning, Rural Areas, Superintendents
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Bassett-Gunter, Rebecca; Yessis, Jennifer; Manske, Steve; Gleddie, Doug – Health Education Journal, 2016
Background and context: Healthy school communities aim to optimise student health and educational achievement. Various models, terms and resources have been used to describe healthy school communities. Policy makers and practitioners have reported confusion around many of the key concepts involved because of the varying models and terms.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Promotion, Academic Achievement, School Health Services
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