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Reassessing the Principal's Role in School Effectiveness: A Review of Empirical Research, 1980-1995
Although the is little disagreement conquering the belief that principals have an impact on the lives of teachers and students, both the nature and degree of this effect continues to be open toExpand
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Exploring the Principal's Contribution to School Effectiveness: 1980‐1995∗
ABSTRACT This article reviews research from 1980‐1995 exploring the relationship between principal leadership and student achievement. The focuses is on the substantive findings that emerged from theExpand
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Multilevel and Longitudinal Modeling with IBM SPSS
This book demonstrates how to use multilevel and longitudinal modeling techniques available in the IBM SPSS mixed-effects program (MIXED). Expand
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Collaborative Leadership and School Improvement: Understanding the Impact on School Capacity and Student Learning
Fifty years of theory and research offer increasing levels of support for the assertion that principal leadership makes a difference in the quality of schooling, school development and studentExpand
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Principals’ Instructional Leadership and School Performance: Implications for Policy Development
Currently, many districts and states are pursuing reforms that focus on holding principals accountable for school performance. While effective schools research has established that strong principalExpand
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Assessing the Contribution of Distributed Leadership to School Improvement and Growth in Math Achievement
Although there has been sizable growth in the number of empirical studies of shared forms of leadership over the past decade, the bulk of this research has been descriptive. Relatively few publishedExpand
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An Introduction to Multilevel Modeling Techniques
  • R. Heck
  • Computer Science
  • 1 November 1999
This book provides a broad overview of basic multilevel modeling issues and illustrates techniques building analyses around several organizational data sets. Expand
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Studying Educational and Social Policy: Theoretical Concepts and Research Methods
Contents: Foreword. Preface. Introduction. Part I: An Overview of the Policy Process. An Introduction to Policymaking and Its Study. Federalism and Policymaking. Studying Policy Development,Expand
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Evaluating the Impact of Multicultural Counseling Training
The authors agree that the multicultural counseling movement represents a powerful force with the potential of radically modifying the perspective of the entire counseling profession. To realize itsExpand
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Analysis of Large-Scale Secondary Data in Higher Education Research: Potential Perils Associated with Complex Sampling Designs
This article presents an extended example using complex sample survey data to demonstrate how researchers can address problems associated with oversampling and clustering of observations in these designs. Expand
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