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Cheung, Rebecca; Flores, Chuck; Sablo-Sutton, Soraya – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2019
Social justice school leaders can amplify the voices and activism of marginalized students by shifting from hierarchical relationships to working as allies. An ally is commonly defined as a person who is associated with another or others for some common cause or purpose. By transferring Kendall's (2013) concept of "allyship" from racial…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Activism, Student Participation, Disadvantaged Youth
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Whitenack, David A.; Golloher, Andrea N.; Burciaga, Rebeca – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2019
Situated in the context of U.S. educational outcomes, education policy in California, and UNESCO's definition of inclusive education, we examine how schools have addressed student diversity. Methods of identifying students with disabilities are not adequately designed to identify English learners with disabilities. In part to address that problem,…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, Student Diversity, Educational Policy, Equal Education
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Okhremtchouk, I.; Levine-Smith, J.; Clark, Adam T. – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2018
In this article we unpack the obstacles and opportunities associated with language minority student classification practices and, more specifically, English language learners' reclassification to fluent proficient status. First, we discuss classification permanency for language minority students. Second, we provide an overview of national…
Descriptors: Classification, English Language Learners, Language Minorities, Student Needs
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Nordgren, R. D. – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2017
This examination emanates from the rise in nativist populism across the United States and Europe. Nativist populism is fueled by charismatic leaders who advocate isolationist, neoliberal policies that ostensibly aim to help the economic fortunes of those left behind by rapid globalization; however, these same policies could very well be creating…
Descriptors: Political Attitudes, Public Education, Neoliberalism, Public Policy
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Reis, Noni Mendoza; Lu, Mei-Yan; Miller, Michael – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2016
This article provides a discussion of how fieldwork can enhance the preparation of school leaders, and how this emphasis on practical, experiential learning can expose students to the wide array of challenges facing public schools. We discuss ways to transform traditional and procedural fieldwork objectives of our students to those that address…
Descriptors: Role, Social Justice, Field Experience Programs, Public Schools
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Arriaza, Gilberto – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2015
This article outlines the need of infusing critical discourse analysis into the preparation and support of prospective school leaders. It argues that in the process of school transformation, the school leader must possess the ability to self-reflect on his/her language and understand the potential power of language as a means that may support or…
Descriptors: Discourse Analysis, Leadership, Leadership Training, Administrator Education
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Dailey, Ardella – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2015
The central assumption of this paper is that the use of autoethnography is the best approach to obtain a deeper understanding of the political context, organizational culture, and complex dynamics of a person's lived experience in a leadership position. The central narrative follows the accounts documented through systematic journaling, and…
Descriptors: African Americans, Superintendents, Reflection, Ethnography
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Kearney, W. Sean; Valadez, Albert – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2015
This paper presents a newly implemented model of principal preparation at a public university in the southwestern United States. The authors begin by identifying a number of innovative practices currently being carried out within educational administration programs across the United States. Informed by the context of these national models, the…
Descriptors: Principals, School Districts, College School Cooperation, Curriculum Design
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Burciaga, Rebeca – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2015
This article discusses how deficit thinking is manifested through a presumption of incompetence for people of color from preschool to university levels. Examples are presented as a way to demonstrate that leadership programs can support future leaders in curtailing deficit thinking in our schools and communities.
Descriptors: Leadership Training, Competence, African American Achievement, African American Students
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Mirci, Philip; Jungwirth, Linda – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2014
This commentary explains and expands upon Wenger's concept of communities of practice. Knowledge construction to improve common practice within a community committed to learning is critical. Vertical and horizontal communication, interactions within and between boundaries of organizations are necessary for creating learning organizations. One…
Descriptors: Educational Administration, Conference Papers, Reader Response, Communities of Practice
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Miller, H. Jim; Garciduenas, Rosemary; Green, RaShawn; Shatola, Karen; Enumba, Ethel – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2008
Educational leaders are faced with a moral, ethical and practical need for improving schools. Together leaders and teachers are searching for ideas, strategies and ways in which to turn around failing schools. Education, of course, is all about people who want the best for their students. In this article we discuss what teachers want in leaders…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, Administrator Role, Educational Improvement, Teacher Administrator Relationship
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Orozco, Linda; Allison, Brad – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2008
Effective leadership begins with positive relationships and a healthy organizational culture. How well do professors of educational leadership model such leadership ideals within their own universities, departments, and work environments? This article addresses the critical need for professors of educational leadership to look within and determine…
Descriptors: Colleges, School Culture, Educational Administration, Departments
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Low, Lori L. – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2008
School leaders carry great responsibility when a crisis occurs. Understanding the significance and use of school crisis teams is vitally important and often unknowingly overlooked. This article examines the crucial role of school leaders when a crisis event occurs. Through combining existing research, case vignettes of actual events, and…
Descriptors: School Security, Violence, Death, Crisis Intervention
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Leon, Ronald – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2008
For decades, school district offices, superintendents and school boards have been cast as "villains" in the drama of school reform and raising student achievement. This article presents research encompassing a different view of district leadership as the possible "hero" in these efforts. Recent studies by Harvard University…
Descriptors: Educational Administration, School Districts, Educational Change, Leadership
Day, Christopher – Educational Leadership and Administration: Teaching and Program Development, 2007
This paper presents an international perspective on successful principals. Data from the International Successful School Principals' Project, now in its sixth year and presently in eight nations and over sixty schools, along with a critical review of the international literature on successful principals provide the basis for a discussion of both…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Principals, Administrator Effectiveness, Educational Policy
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