Men and women as elementary school principals
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Published by Graduate School of Education, Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Elementary school principals

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Edition Notes

StatementNeal Gross, Anne E. Trask
SeriesNational Principalship Study final report -- no. 2
ContributionsTrask, Anne E.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20258386M

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  This is progress, for sure, but a telling statistic in the report shows that nearly 60% of elementary principals are women but only % of secondary principals are : Debra Viadero. toward employing men as elementary school principals, one might assume that men are better principals than women. However, certain research findings challenge this as-sumption, as we just noted in the Bulletin of the National Association of Secondary School Principals, and studies by Wiles and Grobman and Hines revealed that women. Casanova - a former elementary school principal - examines the role of the school secretary, bringing recognition to a person who has been too long under-valued, under-paid and under-appreciated. She has broken new ground with an exploration of an occupation where women are the dominant force and on whom everyone depends, from students and parents to teachers . 3 Stelios Orphanos _ Are women better than men in running elementary schools After years of research on effective school leadership, it is now widely assumed that school principals have both direct and indirect effects on student achievement and school success even though principals exert most of their influence indirectly (Leithwood et al., ).

The Survival Kit for the Elementary. School Principal. by Abby Barry Bergman, Judy Powers, and Michael L. Pullen. Based on the authors’ extensive experience in public and. private schools, this book is a complete desktop reference with solutions for immediate problems or challenges. It’s filled with useful hints, tips, andMissing: Men and women. holding principal positions at elementary schools in Makassar Nurdiana Gaus Nurdiana Gaus, director secretary and lecturer at School of Social Welfare (STIKS) Tamalanrea Makassar, Indonesia. Accepted J In this paper I examined factors deterring female teachers from holding principal positions at elementary schools in Makassar. In fact, when it comes to the ratio of women principals to men, Australia ranks dead last. The study showed that while 57% of upper-secondary teachers are women, only 39% of principals are female - the lowest proportion among all countries : Brett Henebery. The National Association of Elementary School Principals was founded in by a group of principals who sought to promote their profession and to provide a national forum for their ideas. The group of 51 elementary school principals—34 women and 17 men—gathered at the historic Chalfonte Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to plan a new.

for Elementary Education as well as the syllabi for each subject of Elementary Education is just a few to mention. This has led to a wider picture of the gender issues in elementary education as well as to a more comprehensive look into the policy papers that would bring about a powerful gender ethos into the elementary school. 54 percent of new public school principals were women. • Among new public school principals in –12, more reported a master’s as their highest degree (67 percent) than did their experienced counterparts (53 percent; figure 12). This was a reversal from –88, when 49 percent of new principals held a master’s degree as their highestFile Size: 1MB. visible on school campus, and observing teachers considerably more than male principals (Ryder, ). Women principals are more likely to interact with their staff and spend more time in the classroom or with teachers discussing the academic and curricular areas of instruction. secondary school principals, and affect the development of professional identities. The work of principals involves technical tasks, skills needed to manage tasks, and roles required to perform.