Assessing the Contribution of Distributed Leadership to School Improvement and Growth in Math Achievement

  title={Assessing the Contribution of Distributed Leadership to School Improvement and Growth in Math Achievement},
  author={R. Heck and P. Hallinger},
  journal={American Educational Research Journal},
  pages={659 - 689}
  • R. Heck, P. Hallinger
  • Published 2009
  • American Educational Research Journal
  • 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 published studies have investigated the impact of shared leadership on school improvement. This longitudinal study examines the effects of distributed leadership on school improvement and growth in student math achievement in 195 elementary schools in one state over a 4-year period. Using multilevel latent… CONTINUE READING
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