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Who is Leading our Schools?: An Overview of School Administrators and Their Careers
Abstract : The recently passed No Child Left Behind legislation reflects the increasing visibility and importance of school administration in the larger education reform effort. But just when theExpand
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Is Employer-Based Health Insurance a Barrier to Entrepreneurship?
The focus on employer-provided health insurance in the United States may restrict business creation. We address the limited research on the topic of "entrepreneurship lock" by using recent panel dataExpand
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In Pursuit of Prestige: Strategy and Competition in U.S. Higher Education
By almost any measure, higher education is a vital part of the U.S. economy and society. Yet there is concern that the sector is inefficient or ill equipped to adapt to a changing environment. TheExpand
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Mobility and Turnover among School Principals.
Abstract This paper uses administrative data from two states covering the school years 1987–1988 to 2000–2001 to examine principal turnover and mobility. We use a longitudinal event history modelingExpand
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First-Year Principals in Urban School Districts: How Actions and Working Conditions Relate to Outcomes. Technical Report.
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School Leadership Interventions Under the Every Student Succeeds Act: Evidence Review
(ESSA)1 acknowledges the importance of school principals to school improvement and effective instruction. The act allows states and districts to use federal funds for activities targeting schoolExpand
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Preparing Principals to Raise Student Achievement: Implementation and Effects of the New Leaders Program in Ten Districts
Research methods -- Overview of the new leaders program and district partnership approach -- New leaders partnerships -- Analysis of impacts on student achievement -- Factors Associated with newExpand
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Civilian Workforce Planning in the Department of Defense
Abstract : In response to more than a decade of downsizing and restructuring, the Department of Defense (DoD) is engaged in a human-resources strategic planning effort to address resulting imbalancesExpand
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The Impact of Regulation and Litigation on Small Business and Entrepreneurship
This product is part of the RAND Institute for Civil Justice working paper series. RAND working papers are intended to share researchers’ latest findings and to solicit additional peer review. ThisExpand
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Career Paths of School Administrators in North Carolina
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