Bridge the Divide

Martin, Mary B.
May 2010
Principal;May/Jun2010, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p28
The article discusses the need for universities and school districts to partner in preparing principals, and focuses on the partnership between the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools in North Carolina and Winthrop University. The model includes thorough coordination between the two entities, including shared recruitment and selection of candidates, specifically designed coursework and an internship experience. The program's first cohort will be eligible for principalship in summer 2010.


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