Open Access Graduate Research Paper
School administrators--Attitudes; Teacher-administrator relationships; Student-administrator relationships;
The key topics of education will be revealed throughout the entirety of this essay. The purpose of education and why leaders are important to school success will be the first topic. The section describes how leaders mold the school and work with teachers to find best practice is key to school-wide success. The next area the essay dissects is how the principal leads learning for students and teachers. School leaders have to bring teachers up to the maximum potential through staff development.
The third section will explain the importance of leadership during the change process. The fourth portion addresses how to make improvements in the school as an administrator. The final segment the essay confronts the servant leader. To be successful every school leader must put the needs of the children and staff before their own.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Postsecondary Education
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©2005 Michael J. Irvin
Irvin, Michael J., "What I believe about leadership and education : a reflective essay" (2005). Graduate Research Papers. 902.