Leadership Education For the 'Fortune 300' Of Education

Ambach, Gordon
March 2006
Phi Delta Kappan;Mar2006, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p519
The article proposes the creation of a "Fortune 300" group of educational leaders whose education and leadership training would be emphasized as the foundation for educational reform. These 300 educational leaders would include the superintendents of the largest, mostly urban school districts, the chief school officers from each state, and other national education leaders including employees from the U.S. Department of Education, or of other national organizations, foundations or think tanks. The article argues that financing the training of these leaders is a sound, high impact investment.


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