NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 23 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Drago-Severson, Eleanor; Blum-DeStefano, Jessica – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2019
This article draws from the first phase of a larger, qualitative and developmental study with educational leaders (n=50), as well as nearly three decades of research and teaching, to explore how constructive-developmental theory offers new insights about enacting and supporting social justice leadership in our schools and districts. Specifically,…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Leadership, Leadership Styles, Instructional Leadership
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Crawley, Kayla J.; Cheuk, Christine T.; Mansoor, Anam; Perez, Stephanie M.; Park, Elizabeth – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2019
This article examines the role of social capital in college access for low-income students. Research suggests that low social capital is a barrier for achieving higher education. Furthermore, research shows that increasing social capital provides students with relevant information, strong networks, and realistic goal-setting necessary for college…
Descriptors: Social Capital, Capacity Building, Low Income Students, Access to Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
McIntosh, Michael Lorenzo – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2019
Our most vulnerable students experience multiple and repetitive exposure to overlapping negative experiences that impact them emotionally, psychologically, and physically as a result of their intersecting identities and factors. Race and/or socio-economic class are highlighted as the most significant indicators for the achievement of Blacks and…
Descriptors: Racial Bias, Social Class, Social Bias, Trauma
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Kowalchuk, Donna – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2019
The purpose of this article is to contribute to the scant Canadian research regarding concrete social justice leadership practices. The critical, qualitative case study discussed examined the following question: "What strategies or practices do principals develop and engage in to do their social justice work in schools?" A description of…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Leadership Responsibility, Principals, Administrator Role
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Fancera, Samuel F. – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
The purpose of this study was to examine relationships between six school climate proxies included in the 2015-2016 New Jersey School Performance Report (SPR) and median school growth percentiles in English language arts and math, and to assess the predictive value of these proxies on academic growth. I collected and analyzed data from the SPR for…
Descriptors: School Effectiveness, Educational Environment, Mathematics Achievement, Language Arts
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Thachik, Stefani; Mansfield, Katherine Cumings – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
This article examines the development and implementation of P-16 education reform in Texas and aims to understand leadership meaning-making at state and local levels. Findings suggest goal attainment and sustainability varied statewide according to how political actors defined problems and solutions, the type of and extent to which human and…
Descriptors: Preschool Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Postsecondary Education, Higher Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Clayton, Grant; Bingham, Andrea J. – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
In this collective case study, we explore the experiences of first year assistant principals at secondary schools near turnaround status in Colorado. In order to better understand their experiences, we employed resiliency theory. We found that assistant principals' daily experiences were characterized by overwhelming responsibilities and a…
Descriptors: Beginning Principals, Secondary Schools, Disadvantaged Schools, School Turnaround
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Dampson, George Dandy; Frempong, Evelyne – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
Governments and other stakeholders in education are beginning to recognize the important roles school leaders can play in school development and efforts are being made to allow them to become more involved in managing schools. However, despite these efforts, head teachers are challenged with the perfect leadership style to improve schools. Many…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Participative Decision Making, Leadership Styles, Principals
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
McGarry, Jennifer E.; Mala, Jesse; Corral, Michael – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
Campus-community partnerships utilizing sport and focused on youth participants are increasingly prevalent and have demonstrated effectiveness in promoting healthy behaviors. However, the majority of research has not analyzed the nature of collaboration, and the inherent benefits and challenges, utilizing theory and focused on management…
Descriptors: Program Development, Partnerships in Education, School Community Relationship, Athletics
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Dahir, Carol A.; Cinotti, Daniel – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
Not completing the equivalent of a high school education has significant economic and social implications in the U.S. and globally. When opportunity and information gaps between students are allowed to continue, the impact on dropout rates is considerable. School building leaders and school counselors can collaborate to encourage students'…
Descriptors: Dropouts, Dropout Prevention, Career Development, School Counselors
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Brion, Corinne; Cordeiro, Paula A. – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
The international community has pledged to provide a quality education for all by 2030. School leaders play a key role in improving student learning outcomes yet oftentimes educational leaders do not have opportunities to attend professional development events. The purpose of this study was to examine a Training of Trainers Model (TOT) used to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Training, Trainers, Models
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Mania-Singer, Jackie – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
Large-scale education reforms have increased accountability for districts and schools and pressure on educational leaders to improve student outcomes. Data show, however, that school improvement is not universal. Research suggests that these reforms have failed because of the fragmented approach to reform and the limited attention given to…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Urban Schools, School Districts, Accountability
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Sassu, Kari – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
Increasingly, students with disabilities are pursuing postsecondary education at two-year and four-year universities as well as vocational schools (OCR, 2011a). According to the National Center for Educational Statistics (1999), during the 1995-1996 academic year, approximately 6 percent of the undergraduate population reported having a…
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Accessibility (for Disabled), Students with Disabilities, Postsecondary Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Rhone, Camella – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
Policy makers need to recognize that the historically comfortable education environment is changing. The present model of managing the new environment has a growing number of non-achieving student customers being labelled as being dysfunctional. The dysfunctional collective is becoming the new normal as it expands to accommodate students of…
Descriptors: Learning Disabilities, Students with Disabilities, Student Diversity, Educational Change
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Papa, Dorothy P. – Journal of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, 2018
This article describes an exploratory mixed method convergent parallel design study conducted to examine Connecticut Educational Leadership Preparation programs for the existence of mental health content in course work and field experiences to learn the extent to which preservice school leaders are being exposed to mental health content in their…
Descriptors: School Administration, Mental Health, Student Welfare, Leadership Effectiveness
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2