Open Access Graduate Research Paper
School administrators--Attitudes; Teacher-administrator relationships; Student-administrator relationships;
The leadership position includes many roles and responsibilities that are essential to the growth and success of a positive learning environment. Encouraging participation and drawing from the expertise of individuals within the community will enhance the learning community. The involvement of others in the decision-making, the creating of goals, and obtaining a vision will strengthen the sense of pride in the school and in the community.
A leader needs to make clear the expectations and roles of individuals along with listening to what others are saying. Strong communications skills will play a vital role in all of the aspects discussed in this paper. A leader needs to be knowledgeable, flexible. have good understanding of human nature, and care about people.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
Dale R. Jackson
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©2001 Brad J. Jacobs
Jacobs, Brad J., "A vision and philosophy for educational leadership : a reflective essay" (2001). Graduate Research Papers. 897.