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Potterton, Amanda U. – Journal of Educational Administration, 2019
Purpose: In Arizona's mature, market-based school system, we know little about how school leaders make meaning of school choice policies and programs on the ground. Using ethnographic methods, the author asked: How do school leaders in one Arizona district public school and in its surrounding community, which includes a growing number of…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, School Choice, Charter Schools, Educational Policy
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Roegman, Rachel; Woulfin, Sarah – Journal of Educational Administration, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to reconceptualize the theory-practice gap in educational leadership, not as a deficit, but as a necessity for legitimacy within institutional contexts. Design/methodology/approach: This paper draws on institutional theory to reframe the theory-practice gap, which is often seen as a deficit of leaders or…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, Theory Practice Relationship, Elementary Secondary Education, Vignettes
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Bellibas, Mehmet Sükrü; Gümüs, Sedat – Journal of Educational Administration, 2019
Purpose: While the current knowledge in the field of educational leadership and management (EDLM) has been primarily based on research produced in English-speaking Western societies, there have been significant efforts by other societies to contribute to the knowledge production, especially during the past decade. The purpose of this paper is to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Administration, Instructional Leadership, Educational Research
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Peurach, Donald J.; Cohen, David K.; Spillane, James P. – Journal of Educational Administration, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine relationships among governmental organizations, non-governmental organizations and the organization and management of instruction in US public education, with the aim of raising issues for cross-national research among countries in which the involvement of non-governmental organizations is…
Descriptors: Correlation, Nongovernmental Organizations, Public Agencies, Educational Administration
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Hautala, Tanja; Helander, Jaakko; Korhonen, Vesa – Journal of Educational Administration, 2018
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to review and synthesize the attributes of loose and tight coupling in educational organizations. In addition, it is aimed to determine whether this phenomenon has value and strategies to offer for the current educational administration and research. Design/methodology/approach: Integrative literature review…
Descriptors: Literature Reviews, Educational Administration, Educational Research, Content Analysis
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Özaslan, Gökhan – Journal of Educational Administration, 2018
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to describe the variations in the ways that principals conceptualize their basis of power in schools. Design/methodology/approach: Phenomenography was used as the research method of this study. The interviewees consisted of 16 principals, eight from public schools and eight from private schools. Findings: The…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Attitudes, Power Structure, Educational Practices
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Wang, Fei – Journal of Educational Administration, 2018
Purpose: Principals' leadership has become a subversive activity that is carried out strategically to challenge and disrupt the status quo and resist policies and practices that are counterproductive to their work. The purpose of this paper is to reveal subversive tactics principals use in pursuit of justice and equity in schools and identify…
Descriptors: Principals, Power Structure, Social Justice, Equal Education
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Ryan, James; Tuters, Stephanie – Journal of Educational Administration, 2017
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to describe a study that explores the discreet activist strategies of educational leaders who promote social justice. Design/methodology/approach: Part of a larger project, this study employed qualitative methods. In particular, researchers interviewed 26 leaders--principals, vice principals, department heads,…
Descriptors: Activism, Social Justice, Instructional Leadership, Qualitative Research
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Berkovich, Izhak; Eyal, Ori – Journal of Educational Administration, 2017
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to do methodological review of the literature on educational leaders and emotions that includes 49 empirical studies published in peer-reviewed journals between 1992 and 2012. Design/methodology/approach: The work systematically analyzes descriptive information, methods, and designs in these studies, and their…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, Educational Administration, Educational Research, Journal Articles
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Silva, Patricia; Slater, Charles L.; Lopez Gorosave, Gema; Cerdas, Victoria; Torres, Nancy; Antunez, Serafin; Briceno, Fernando – Journal of Educational Administration, 2017
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the role of school leaders to provide social justice in three contexts: Costa Rica, Mexico, and Spain. Design/methodology/approach: A qualitative study was conducted under the interpretative tradition characterized by a search for an understanding of the social world from the point of view of a…
Descriptors: Instructional Leadership, Social Justice, Administrator Role, Qualitative Research
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Wang, Yinying; Bowers, Alex J. – Journal of Educational Administration, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to uncover how knowledge is exchanged and disseminated in the educational administration research literature through the journal citation network. Design/ Methodology/Approach: Drawing upon social network theory and citation network studies in other disciplines, the authors constructed an educational…
Descriptors: Educational Research, Educational Administration, Citation Analysis, Social Networks
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Berkovich, Izhak – Journal of Educational Administration, 2016
Purpose: After decades in which transformational leadership theory has prevailed as the dominant paradigm in leadership scholarship, critical voices have started raising serious concerns about its falsifiability, suggesting that transformational leadership theory should be abandoned. Although transformational leadership is a key to conceptualizing…
Descriptors: Leaders, Transformational Leadership, Instructional Leadership, Educational Administration
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Aas, Marit; Brandmo, Christian – Journal of Educational Administration, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine whether the taxonomy of two conceptual models of leadership roles for principals--instructional and transformational leadership (IL and TL)--can be traced empirically in a sample of Norwegian school leaders. Design/methodology/approach: The participants consisted of 149 school leaders attending a…
Descriptors: Transformational Leadership, Factor Analysis, Foreign Countries, Leadership Role
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Min, Sookweon; Modeste, Marsha E.; Salisbury, Jason; Goff, Peter T. – Journal of Educational Administration, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine what school leadership practices are associated with a school's level of instructional collaboration among school professionals and also investigates what school characteristics are linked to the level of instructional collaboration in a school. Design/methodology/approach: This study drew data from…
Descriptors: Educational Practices, Teacher Collaboration, Collegiality, Institutional Characteristics
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Nordholm, Daniel – Journal of Educational Administration, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyse the Swedish National Agency for Education's launch of the nationwide Lgr11 curriculum reform and how local education authorities (LEAs) in one municipality translated and responded to the National Agency's directives. Design/methodology/approach: This paper presents empirical data from a qualitative…
Descriptors: School Districts, Educational Policy, Qualitative Research, Interviews
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