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Briscoe, Patricia; Wild, Paul – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
In this case narrative, Peter, an experienced principal in a new school board and school, is struggling to keep up with the day-to-day challenges at his school and to achieve work--life balance. Challenges include: (a) small changes in the school can that demand some of his time; (b) daily unintended interruptions that are draining his time and…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Responsibility, Graduate Study, Administrator Education
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Hauseman, Cameron – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
Work intensification has heightened and accelerated the need for Canadian school principals to manage their emotions. This case explores the emotional aspects of a contemporary principal's work in a large urban school and highlights effective coping strategies and approaches used to regulate her emotions. The teaching notes describe several…
Descriptors: Emotional Response, Self Control, Principals, Urban Schools
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Tuters, Stephanie; Ryan, Jim – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
This case describes the experience of a principal named Jade working in a diverse school in South Central Ontario. A teacher in Jade's school had been confronted by parents and a school board trustee for reading a book to their class about a family with two moms. The teacher, no longer feeling safe or welcome, eventually decided to switch schools.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Principals, Women Administrators, Administrator Role
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Jutras, Mickey; Wallin, Dawn; Newton, Paul; Adilman, Jordan – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
This case examines a rural teaching principal in a small K-12 school in a prairie province. The case examines the work intensification of Mrs. Hayes, whose school has been affected by reductions in student enrolment, staffing, and administrative time. Overwhelmed by myriad responsibilities, the principal feels inadequate as both a teacher and a…
Descriptors: Rural Areas, Case Studies, Principals, Elementary Secondary Education
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Bouchamma, Yamina; April, Daniel – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
School principals are agents of change in the implementation of education policies as they oversee accountability actions that serve to monitor and evaluate student achievement and identify the measures required. In Québec, where "results-based management" (RBM) is encouraged, the "professional learning community" (PLC)…
Descriptors: Principals, Communities of Practice, Educational Policy, Foreign Countries
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Levesque, Morgan; Brien, Ken – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
Trudy Fletcher goes to her town's public library during the noon hour and is faced with an angry group of teenagers crowding the entryway. She enters the library and learns that the library staff members are sheltering a student from a rival school who is being threatened with assault by local students over a previous violent incident. Joyce…
Descriptors: Public Libraries, Community Cooperation, Intervention, Violence
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Swapp, Donna Hazel – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
This case explores themes of equity, leadership, wellbeing, and work intensification. The case follows Jennifer "Jen" Barns, the new principal at Westfield Public School, a JK-8 school in Ontario. Jen is overwhelmed by all the responsibilities of the job. She does not have a productive working relationship with her staff and is unable to…
Descriptors: Principals, Leadership Styles, Women Administrators, Administrator Responsibility
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Scott, Donald E.; Scott, Shelleyanne; Anne, Abdoulaye; Crosby, Stacy; Dudar, Linda; Fournier, Elaine; Litz, David – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2020
This paper presents a case narrative of a university dean who is charged with instituting change within her faculty in order to resolve the faculty's financial issues. The case narrative explores academic conceptualizations of entrepreneurship and describes the dean's context in terms of: her executive leadership team, the financial issues she was…
Descriptors: Entrepreneurship, Educational Change, Foreign Countries, Deans
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Burm, Sarah – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
Investing in Indigenous education has been identified as a key priority by provinces and territories across Canada. In response, the Ontario Ministry of Education (OME) introduced the "Ontario First Nation, Métis, and Inuit Education Policy Framework" (the Framework). This policy directive outlines the OME's commitment to working in…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Canada Natives, American Indian Education, Educational Policy
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Butler, Jesse K.; Kane, Ruth G.; Cooligan, Fiona R. – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
In 2017, school board trustees in Ottawa, Ontario, voted to close Rideau High School, an urban secondary school in a historically marginalized neighbourhood. The school board had argued that low enrolment at Rideau HS, and the resultant inability of the school to offer a full range of course choices, made closure the only viable option. To many…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, School Closing, Board of Education Policy, Declining Enrollment
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Bentham, Davida; Wilson, Alex; McKenzie, Marcia; Bradford, Lori – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
This paper explores the form and extent of sustainability uptake in education policy in First Nations-managed K-12 schools, and discusses strategies First Nations' educational communities use to overcome barriers encountered in sustainability education practice. Interviews were conducted with educators across four different Canadian schools and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Canada Natives, American Indian Education, Sustainability
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Lara, Carla Camila; Volante, Louis – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
Given the rise and diversification of the immigrant student population within Canadian school systems, the establishment of policies that support immigrant pupils' transition and integration has become of pressing concern for policymakers. Following our multi-dimensional support model, this study examined the extent to which Ontario's provincial…
Descriptors: Immigrants, Children, Social Integration, Student Needs
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Viczko, Melody; Lorusso, Jenna R.; McKechnie, Shannon – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
The mismatch between graduates' skills and the needs of the labour market is a continuing discourse in Canada and on a global scale. Yet, arguments on how to restructure PSE are not united. Given these competing discourses, we ask the following research questions: What should we make of the various representations of the skills gap, and how are…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Postsecondary Education, College Graduates, Job Skills
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Hurtubise, Denis – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
This article focuses on the scholarly literature of the last 30 years on university governance in Canada. After describing the research methods that I used to compile that body of literature and to analyze its individual components, I reconstruct the general approaches, or angles, from which scholars address that topic. A discussion of several…
Descriptors: Governance, Scholarship, Educational History, Foreign Countries
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Kutsyuruba, Benjamin; Murray, James; Hogenkamp, Sawyer – Canadian Journal of Educational Administration and Policy, 2019
There is a dearth of research that examines legal literacy among pre-service teachers in Canada. Pre-service teachers' legal literacy refers to the knowledge level that teacher candidates in teacher education programs have with respect to educational law and policy and how it affects their preparation for entering the teaching profession. This…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teachers, Knowledge Level, Legal Responsibility
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