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Zarate, Maria Estela; Mendoza, Yoselinda – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2020
To be effective social justice leaders, school leaders need to gain critical understandings of their positionality and racial privilege and be prepared to engage in difficult conversations with others. This study examines how a peer-to-peer letter exchange assignment in a doctoral course allowed educational leadership doctoral students (N = 27) to…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Instructional Leadership, Leadership Training, Race
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Thessin, Rebecca A.; Clayton, Jennifer K.; Jamison, Kimberly – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2020
This study sought to understand how aspiring administrators and supervising mentors contribute to the intern's opportunity to lead authentic administrative tasks during the administrative internship. Using case study methodology, we gathered data from six intern/mentor pairs through in-depth interviews, observations, journals, and logs. Several…
Descriptors: Internship Programs, Administrator Education, Mentors, Partnerships in Education
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Hedges, Samantha; Ruddy, Anne-Maree; Boyland, Lori; Swensson, Jeff; Kennedy, Jenna – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2020
The authors drew upon state policy documents and other public sources to review licensure requirements for charter school principals. The results indicate that few states have adopted licensure requirements for charter school principals compared with traditional public school principals, and many exempt charter school principals from licensure…
Descriptors: Principals, State Policy, Administrator Education, Administrator Qualifications
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Goings, Ramon B.; Hotchkins, Bryan; Walker, Larry J. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
Given the rapid decline of teachers and school leaders after the "Brown v. Board of Education" decision, there has been an increased conversation on diversifying the educator workforce. Furthermore, little is known about the preparation of human resource officers (HROs) who share responsibility for teacher candidate selection and hiring.…
Descriptors: Desegregation Litigation, School Desegregation, Diversity (Faculty), Teacher Selection
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Callahan, Rebecca; DeMatthews, David; Reyes, Pedro – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
In 1974, the Supreme Court drew on the 1954 Brown decision in "Lau v Nichols," placing English learner (EL) students' right to a meaningful education at the forefront of educational policy. Subsequent federal decisions and legislation (i.e., Casta├▒eda; Equal Educational Opportunities Act [EEOA], No Child Left Behind [NCLB], and Every…
Descriptors: School Desegregation, Desegregation Litigation, English (Second Language), English Language Learners
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Castro, Eliana; Presberry, Cierra B.; Venzant Chambers, Terah T. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
This conceptual analysis centers two historical periods in which Black communities in the United States secured educational rights for themselves in spite of (not because of) intervention from the federal government. Drawing from the Critical Race Theory, the authors argue that Reconstruction and the post-"Brown" era offer valuable…
Descriptors: United States History, War, African American History, Educational History
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Korach, Susan; Anderson, Erin; Hesbol, Kristina; Tabron, Lolita; Candelarie, Doris; Kipp, Patty; Miller-Brown, Ellen – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
Research indicates that preparation programs featuring partnerships between universities and districts have a greater impact on career advancement of graduates than more conventional university-based programs. The University of Denver's (DU) Ritchie Program for School Leaders has been identified as a "model" of university-district…
Descriptors: Partnerships in Education, College School Cooperation, Instructional Leadership, Educational Policy
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Fusarelli, Bonnie C.; Fusarelli, Lance D.; Drake, Timothy A. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
Developing effective educational leaders is fundamentally and irrevocably an interpersonal, relational process--one that requires face-to-face contact, deep thought, deliberation, reflection, engagement, and interaction. It requires cultivation of the habits of heart, mind, and soul. For nearly a decade, the faculty at North Carolina State…
Descriptors: State Universities, Principals, Administrator Education, Curriculum Development
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Cosner, Shelby – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
What makes a leadership preparation program exemplary? All three exemplary programs featured in this special issue evidence strong learning orientations and more sustained improvement work in their pursuit of exemplary preparation. I therefore examine exemplary preparation from a process perspective that emphasizes continuous improvement. To help…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Program Improvement
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Cunningham, Kathleen M. W.; VanGronigen, Bryan A.; Tucker, Pamela D.; Young, Michelle D. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
Addressing systemic inequities in schools requires preparation of leaders who are bold, adaptive, and well-versed in addressing problems of practice so they can be effective leaders. This article offers a theory-to-practice resource for educational leadership faculty who are committed to developing such leadership. Drawing upon learning theories,…
Descriptors: Learning Experience, Administrator Education, Instructional Leadership, Equal Education
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Honig, Meredith I.; Donaldson Walsh, Emily – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
The field of educational leadership has also come to recognize the central importance of improving the quality of leadership preparation across leaders' careers, including at the doctoral level, for strengthening equitable teaching and learning in schools. What do doctoral programs that strive to realize such equity goals do? With what results? In…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Instructional Leadership, Educational Development, Doctoral Programs
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Decker, Janet R.; Ober, Patrick D.; Schimmel, David M. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
Although past research has documented that school leaders and teachers lack legal knowledge, this study is the first to ask the critical question whether legal training affects educators' actions and attitudes. School leaders and teachers responded to a survey in the years after completing a graduate-level school law course. They indicated that…
Descriptors: School Law, Law Related Education, Graduate Study, Outcomes of Education
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Johnson, Bob L., Jr. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
The intent of this essay is to provoke thought on how to increase the impact of course readings on individual and group learning. A set of strategies for tapping the generative potential of texts that build on the interpretive insights of Gadamer and Ricoeur is provided. "Generative potential" refers to the ability of a text to generate…
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Teaching Methods, Reading Materials, Reading Strategies
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Crawford, Emily R.; Aguayo, David; Valle, Fernando – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
Research has yet to fully explore counselor advocacy for undocumented students and the leadership they use in their advocacy. This study asks the following questions: (1) What motivates counselors to pursue educational access for undocumented K-12 students? and (2) How do school counselors advocate for undocumented K-12 students? We integrate…
Descriptors: School Counselors, Counselor Role, Advocacy, Elementary Secondary Education
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Barakat, Maysaa; Reames, Ellen; Kensler, Lisa A. W. – Journal of Research on Leadership Education, 2019
The demographic profile of the United States has been rapidly changing; by 2020, minority students will constitute the majority of the public school student population nationwide. This makes cultural competence a necessity for today's school leaders. Educational leadership preparation programs are responsible for preparing culturally competent…
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Student Diversity, Public Schools, Cultural Awareness
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