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Leechman, Gareth; McCulla, Norman; Field, Laurie – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate the processes and relationships between school councils and school leadership teams in the local governance of 18 independent, faith-based schools in New South Wales, Australia. Design/methodology/approach: A three-phase, mixed-method research design was used incorporating development of a…
Descriptors: School Administration, Foreign Countries, Governance, School Councils
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Nik Ahmad, Nik Nazli; Ismail, Suhaiza; Siraj, Siti Alawiah – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is twofold: first, to elicit perceptions of senior officers on the overall financial sustainability of their institutions; and, second, to examine senior officers' perceptions on important revenue diversification and cost management practices. Design/methodology/approach: The study employed a questionnaire survey…
Descriptors: Sustainability, Costs, Foreign Countries, Administrator Attitudes
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Blossing, Ulf; Liljenberg, Mette – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the understanding of Swedish school leaders' relational and management work orientation, in terms of both techno and socio structure dimensions. The background is the neoliberal policy regime, underpinned by OECD and PISA, and an increased focus on school leaders' management work.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Instructional Leadership, Leadership Styles, Meetings
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Simon, Susan; Gibson, Mark T. – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: High-stakes accountability and continuous multi-faceted pressures of the principalship require leaders to develop a broad range of personal qualities including resilience and personal vitality. Scant research exists on what happens to school principals when careers abruptly and involuntarily end, and the purpose of this paper is sought to…
Descriptors: Principals, Resilience (Psychology), Labor Turnover, Job Layoff
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Frelin, Anneli; Fransson, Göran – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to understand, from principals' points of view, how a teacher registration reform is enacted by examining the potential changes in the relationships between principals and newly qualified teachers (NQTs). The reform entailed principals performing an aptitude assessment of new teachers in their probationary…
Descriptors: Principals, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Administrator Attitudes, Foreign Countries
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Casablancas-Segura, Carme; Llonch, Joan; Alarcón-del-Amo, María-del-Carmen – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to extend existing research on stakeholder orientation (SO) on higher education institutions (HEIs) by segmenting Spanish public universities based on their perceived levels of SO and describing the profiles of the different segments identified. Given that being stakeholder-oriented, as well as being…
Descriptors: Public Colleges, Universities, Stakeholders, Foreign Countries
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Sims, Margaret; Waniganayake, Manjula; Hadley, Fay – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore sense-making of early childhood (EC) leaders in EC services rated as exceeding/excellent in Australian accreditation. Design/methodology/approach: An interpretivist ontology and social constructivist epistemology informs the study. The conceptual framework uses the concept of sense-making to explore…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Young Children, Instructional Leadership, Foreign Countries
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Van Jaarsveld, Leentjie; Mentz, P. J.; Ellis, Suria – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: An emphasis on school performance is not just a national issue, but must be examined within the global context. Successful leadership is ensured by school leaders' compliance to a set of basic practices within particular school contexts. The impact of leadership styles on performance, the work environment and job satisfaction is…
Descriptors: Questionnaires, Transformational Leadership, Foreign Countries, Principals
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Ritacco, Maximiliano Jose; Bolivar, Antonio – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to propose an emerging approach in research on school leadership, within the framework of the "International Successful School Principalship Project (ISSPP)", where one of the three key research strands is "Principals' identities". Design/methodology/approach: The paper responds, from a…
Descriptors: Principals, School Administration, Instructional Leadership, Content Analysis
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Wirawan, Hillman; Tamar, Muhammad; Bellani, Elvita – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate the effect of emotional intelligence (EI) and achievement motivation (AM) on elementary school principals' leadership styles. This study investigates the contribution of EI and AM on the two major leadership categories: the task-oriented and relationship-oriented leadership.…
Descriptors: Principals, Leadership Styles, Emotional Intelligence, Foreign Countries
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Kafa, Antonios; Pashiardis, Petros – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore a broader understanding of the role of Cypriot school principals' personal identities, through a values system perspective, when exercising their leadership. Design/methodology/approach: A multicase study methodology was followed with five school principals, representing five different leadership…
Descriptors: Principals, Case Studies, Professional Identity, Leadership Styles
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Özaslan, Gökhan – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to describe the various ways in which a group of principals conceptualize the power basis of teachers within teacher-principal interactions. Design/methodology/approach: The present study takes power as a potential to influence people as it was conceptualized in the taxonomy developed by French and Raven…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Attitudes, Teacher Empowerment, Teacher Administrator Relationship
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Iftach, Geva; Shapira-Lishchinsky, Orly – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore the meaning of the concept "school identity" as reflected in principals' perceptions of their school logo, vision and practice. Design/methodology/approach: In-depth interviews were conducted with 24 principals from Israeli elementary, junior high and high schools. The content analysis of…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Attitudes, Institutional Characteristics, Reputation
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McNaughtan, Jon L.; DePue, Brooke Wilson; McNaughtan, Elisabeth D. – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: Turnover of presidents in colleges and universities occurs frequently and new presidents are rarely trained to handle communication with the range of stakeholders involved in a campus community, which is one of the most complex tasks their job requires. New presidents need guidance and insight to prepare them for this vital aspect of…
Descriptors: Communication Skills, College Presidents, Leadership Effectiveness, Best Practices
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Singh, Abhilasha – International Journal of Educational Management, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate experiences of women working at managerial positions to develop a degendering of leadership. Design/methodology/approach: The study was based on interview-based approach to investigate the work experience of a group of around 35 women from a total of 15 different institutions. Face-to-face and…
Descriptors: Gender Differences, Women Administrators, Administrator Attitudes, Females
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