TITLE

A Collaborative Effort

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Principal;Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue including one by John Daresh and Jane Lynch on partnerships between school principals and non-faculty members, one by Cathie West on relations between school principals and superintendents, and one by Don Sternberg on school administrators and teachers' unions.
ACCESSION #
56646642

 

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