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Educational Administration and Supervision

2000

Western Michigan University

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Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting December 8, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees Dec 2000

Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting December 8, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Minutes of the WMU Board of Trustees meeting include appendices:

  • Academic and Student Affairs Committee Recommendations
  • Grant Report
  • Personnel Report
  • Program Revision Requests for 2001-02
  • Budget and Finance Committee Recommendations
  • Gift Report
  • Personnel Report
  • Sale of Property
  • Capital Outlay Project Request for 2001-02


Can Principals’ Personality Traits Predict Their Risk-Taking: Uncertainty And Success Orientation As They Relate To Risk Propensity, Bruce A. Evans Dec 2000

Can Principals’ Personality Traits Predict Their Risk-Taking: Uncertainty And Success Orientation As They Relate To Risk Propensity, Bruce A. Evans

Dissertations

This exploratory investigation compared the personality traits uncertainty orientation and success orientation of Michigan principals with their risk-taking propensities. The personality traits were correlated individually with the risk-taking of principals and both traits were combined to examine their additive effect. The principals' personality traits and their risk-taking were also compared by gender.

One-third o f the public school principals in Michigan were chosen and targeted as subjects for study. The study concluded a significant positive correlation between uncertainty orientation and success orientation existed. The Pearson coefficient was r = 0.39. However the alpha level was a = 0.003. The findings ...


Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting October 27, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees Oct 2000

Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting October 27, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Minutes of the WMU Board of Trustees meeting include appendices:

  • Presidential Evaluation/Compensation Recommendation
  • Authorization to Confer Degrees
  • Recommendation re Honorary Degree
  • Recommendation re 2001 Meeting Dates
  • Academic and Student Affairs Committee Recommendations


Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting September 15, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees Sep 2000

Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting September 15, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Minutes of the WMU Board of Trustees meeting include appendices:

  • Approval of WMU/AFSCME Contract
  • General Fund Budget for 2000/01
  • Purchase of Property/Development Agreement
  • Purchase of Property on 9th Street


Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting June 23, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees Jun 2000

Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting June 23, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Minutes of the WMU Board of Trustees meeting include appendices:

  • Remarks by the Chair
  • Remarks by the President
  • Acceptance of the Agenda
  • Orchard Property Lease - Michigan State University
  • Right of Way Easement - City of Kalamazoo
  • Change in Definition of Executive Officials and Approval of Senior Administrative Officers Policy


Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting April 20, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees Apr 2000

Wmu Board Of Trustees Regular Meeting April 20, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Minutes of the WMU Board of Trustees meeting include appendices:

  • Gift Report
  • Personnel Report
  • Relocation of Lansing Regional Center and Lease of Space
  • MSEA Contract Ratification
  • Engineering College Master Plan


A Case Study Of The Effects Of The Strategic Planning Process On The Trust Level Of Administrative Staff In A K - 12 School District, Michael F. Paskewicz Apr 2000

A Case Study Of The Effects Of The Strategic Planning Process On The Trust Level Of Administrative Staff In A K - 12 School District, Michael F. Paskewicz

Dissertations

Strategic planning is a process that has been used in the business world since the 1960s as a tool to build employee trust through the development of a shared vision and goals. Public education and other government agencies began to use the strategic planning process in the mid 1970s (Herman, 1994).

The study used data collected by a K-12 school district, two years into the strategic planning process. This study sought to determine if the trust level of administrators would be impacted by the level of participation in the strategic planning process. Trust level was defined by self rating by ...


Wmu Board Of Trustees Annual Meeting January 28, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees Jan 2000

Wmu Board Of Trustees Annual Meeting January 28, 2000, Wmu Board Of Trustees

WMU Board of Trustees Meetings

Minutes of the WMU Board of Trustees meeting include appendices:

  • Remarks by the Chair
  • Remarks by the President
  • Acceptance of the Agenda
  • Election of Officers
  • Academic and Student Affairs Committee Recommendations
  • Gift Report
  • Personnel Report
  • Appointment of External Auditor