The RAND Corp. examined an initiative in the district aimed at creating better school leaders.
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July 11, 2012
June 27, 2012
The New York-based Wallace Foundation's latest report offers lessons in how to get strong leadership in every school.
April 10, 2012
The Center for Public Education has compiled a report that brings together several resources on principal effectiveness.
January 27, 2012
The expanded teacher evaluation process required by some education reform efforts takes too much time for too little reward, some principals say.
January 06, 2012
The Wallace Foundation has condensed 10 years of work in school leadership into five practices it believes all good school principals should demonstrate.
October 26, 2011
The Center for American Progress in Washington identified eight states it believes are leading the nation in creating innovative paths to school leadership. The report also points out eight states that it believes are using outdated methods to develop school principals.
October 24, 2011
A study shows that delegating non-educational tasks to an administration manager allows principals to spend far more time on leadership activities.
August 09, 2011
A Missouri middle school has been transformed in part, the principal says, because the school changed the way the students feel about themselves and how they treat each other.
April 12, 2011
The state would like to see principals evaluated more frequently, and create alternate paths to the principalship.
February 25, 2011
The progressive thinktank said that some charter school principals reported as many barriers to improving teacher quality as principals in traditional public schools.