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School administrators--Attitudes; Teacher-administrator relationships; Student-administrator relationships;


In a clearing in the woods, I see a bricked schoolhouse with kids of all ages outside laughing and playing. The sun is splashing down on the landscape like a blanket covering a canopy bed. The teachers are lingering around the playground communicating with each other about the day's events and the principal grinning from ear to ear thinking about everything around him that makes up this school.

This is a vision I have in my mind of the perfect school and the perfect administrative position. I also have to think about all of the people who came before me that paved the way for me to make this vision of mine a possibility. I truly respect the hard work in planning and drawing up ideas that they thought this new nation needed to become a respected country for all to see. This educational vision started many years ago with the introduction of the United States to the world; and since then, improvements have constantly sprouted to form the new way of education.

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Master of Arts in Education


Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education

First Advisor

Dale R. Jackson


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