Advancing the Development of Urban School Superintendents through Adaptive Leadership: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Advancing the Development of Urban School Superintendents through Adaptive Leadership

1st Edition

By Sarah Chace

Routledge

130 pages | 1 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9781138672352
pub: 2019-03-04
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Description

Based on a case study of urban school superintendents in a leadership development program, this book offers a concrete demonstration of how adaptive leadership is applied and learned. Blending the theory of adaptive leadership with the practice of urban school superintendents, this book also utilizes the analytic lens of transformative learning as developed by Jack Mezirow.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Participating Superintendents: Profiles in Leadership—and Survival
  3. Description of the Program for Leading Superintendents (PLS)
  4. How Participants Remembered PLS
  5. Sifting Through the Narrative
  6. Conclusions and Recommendations for Future Research

About the Author

Sarah Chace is assistant professor of Leadership Studies at Christopher Newport University, USA.

About the Series

Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General
EDU001040
EDUCATION / Administration / School Superintendents & Principals
EDU032000
EDUCATION / Leadership
EDU054000
EDUCATION / Urban