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The contemporary superintendent : preparation, practice, and development / edited by Lars G. Björk, Theodore J. Kowalski.

Publication:
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, c2005.
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Book
xiv, 289 p. ; 26 cm.
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Subjects:
School superintendents -- United States.
School management and organization -- United States.
Educational leadership -- United States.
Contents:
Evolution of the school district superintendent position / Theodore J. Kowalski
Characteristics of American school superintendents / Lars G. Björk, Thomas E. Glass, and C. Cryss Brunner
National education reform reports : implications for professional preparation and development / Lars G. Björk, Theodore J. Kowalski, and Michelle D. Young
Learning theory and research : a framework for changing superintendent preparation and development / Lars G. Björk, Theodore J. Kowalski, and Tricia Browne-Ferrigno
The superintendent as instructional leader : current practice, future conceptualizations, and implications for preparation / George J. Petersen and Bruce G. Barnett
Superintendent as organizational manager / Tricia Browne-Ferrigno and Thomas E. Glass
Superintendent as educational statesman and political strategist / Lars G. Björk and D. Keith Gurley
Reconceptualizing the superintendency : superintendents as applied social scientists and social activists / Bonnie C. Fusarelli and Lance D. Fusarelli
Preparing superintendents to be effective communicators / Theodore J. Kowalski and John L. Keedy
Women superintendents and role conception : (un)troubling the norms / Margaret Grogan and C. Cryss Brunner
Superintendents of color : perspectives on racial and ethnic diversity and implications for professional preparation and practice / Juanita Cleaver Simmons.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Bjork, Lars G.
Kowalski, Theodore J.
ISBN:
1412913268 (cloth)
1412913276 (pbk.)
OCLC:
57625600