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A Narrative Study On The Leadership Development Of Female Superintendents In New Jersey, Mitzi N. Morillo May 2017

A Narrative Study On The Leadership Development Of Female Superintendents In New Jersey, Mitzi N. Morillo

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

The purpose of this study was to explore, through the lived experiences of 8 women who achieved the superintendency in New Jersey, the intersectionality of gender, social norms, and race and how these women developed as leaders. The study was designed to identify perceived barriers to career ascension in education administration and the successful strategies that female superintendents in New Jersey utilized to overcome those barriers. The study explored strategies that future leaders might utilize to address leadership development and career ascendency for women who aspire to the superintendency. For this study, a narrative research design was best suited to ...


A Study Of Latina Superintendents In New Jersey: “Cumpliendo Metas”, Nurka Liz Nieves May 2016

A Study Of Latina Superintendents In New Jersey: “Cumpliendo Metas”, Nurka Liz Nieves

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

Latinas¹ have been known for certain leadership roles throughout the history of the United States. They have impacted the country’s government as having the reputation of being strong, resilient women capable of great ingenuity and creating paradigm shifts for the welfare of Americans. These endeavors are a demonstration to other Latinas in the United States that they too are capable of attaining any profession they prepare themselves to embrace. It is that si se puede² attitude that such role models express by their examples in positions of power that with perseverance cumpliendo metas³ is possible.

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Achievenj And Its Effects On Hiring Principals, Gina M. Cinotti Mar 2015

Achievenj And Its Effects On Hiring Principals, Gina M. Cinotti

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

The purpose of this quantitative study was to investigate New Jersey superintendents’ hiring decisions of principals during the implementation of AchieveNJ, the educator evaluation system. This policy created mandates for school districts, which were nonexistent in the past. The 2013-2014 school year was the inaugural year for AchieveNJ, and it is unknown if this new mandate has influenced superintendents’ hiring decisions of principals and whether superintendents’ own estimations of the new policy will shape their hiring decisions. The study described the influence, if any, AchieveNJ might have on superintendents’ hiring decisions of principals. A substantial amount of literature exists on ...


Pennsylvania Superintendent-Preparation: How Has It Changed?, Sue A. King Jan 2010

Pennsylvania Superintendent-Preparation: How Has It Changed?, Sue A. King

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

The purpose for this study was to add to the research on school administrator preparation programs by examining and describing the content, structure, and overall design of university preparation programs in Pennsylvania for school superintendents to determine the degree to which the programs of the 26 state-approved providers of superintendent certification are reflective of the current research and theory regarding effective school district leadership, particularly instructional leadership. At a time when public education is under fire from political leaders and the general public, school administrators are expected to design and manage education systems that meet the needs of all learners ...


Perceptions Of New Jersey Superintendents Relative To Public School Regionalization And Deregionalization Efforts, 1993-2003, Karen A. Lake Jan 2006

Perceptions Of New Jersey Superintendents Relative To Public School Regionalization And Deregionalization Efforts, 1993-2003, Karen A. Lake

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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A Qualitative Assessment Of Superintendents' Decision-Making Practices In Selecting School Violence Prevention Programs, Darren Anthony Petersen Jan 2006

A Qualitative Assessment Of Superintendents' Decision-Making Practices In Selecting School Violence Prevention Programs, Darren Anthony Petersen

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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Perceptions Of Job Satisfaction Of K-8 Superintendents In (Dfg I & J) Bergen County, New Jersey Public School Districts, C. Lauren Schoen Jan 2006

Perceptions Of Job Satisfaction Of K-8 Superintendents In (Dfg I & J) Bergen County, New Jersey Public School Districts, C. Lauren Schoen

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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A Qualitative Study Exploring The Perceptions Of Superintendents Concerning The Impact Of Tragedy And Disaster Upon The Role Of Their School Organization, Anthony G. Ingenito Jan 2004

A Qualitative Study Exploring The Perceptions Of Superintendents Concerning The Impact Of Tragedy And Disaster Upon The Role Of Their School Organization, Anthony G. Ingenito

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A Study Of Perceived Job Satisfaction Factors Among Superintendents In Two New Jersey Counties, Richard J. O'Malley Jan 2004

A Study Of Perceived Job Satisfaction Factors Among Superintendents In Two New Jersey Counties, Richard J. O'Malley

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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A Study Of Perceived Job Satisfaction Among Superintendents In Affluent (Dfg I&J) Public School Districts In New Jersey, Gene M. Solomon Jan 2004

A Study Of Perceived Job Satisfaction Among Superintendents In Affluent (Dfg I&J) Public School Districts In New Jersey, Gene M. Solomon

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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An Analysis Of Attitudes Held By A Sample Of Superintendents Toward Visual Art Education In The New Jersey Public Schools, Paula Pelak-Valenti Jan 2004

An Analysis Of Attitudes Held By A Sample Of Superintendents Toward Visual Art Education In The New Jersey Public Schools, Paula Pelak-Valenti

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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An Analysis Of Expectations Of School Business Officials As Perceived By Superintendents And School Business Officials, Carla D. Gutman Jan 2003

An Analysis Of Expectations Of School Business Officials As Perceived By Superintendents And School Business Officials, Carla D. Gutman

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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Perceptions Of Selected New Jersey Superintendents On The Role Of Administrative Experi Ence In The Hiring And Selection Of Elementary Principals, Drucilla W. Clark Jan 2003

Perceptions Of Selected New Jersey Superintendents On The Role Of Administrative Experi Ence In The Hiring And Selection Of Elementary Principals, Drucilla W. Clark

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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Identifying Educational Technology Leadership Competencies For New Jersey's School Superintendents, Nancy Viscuso Hudanich Jan 2002

Identifying Educational Technology Leadership Competencies For New Jersey's School Superintendents, Nancy Viscuso Hudanich

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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Perceptions Of Public School Superintendents In New Jersey Regarding Charter Schools, Vincent J. Occhino Jan 2001

Perceptions Of Public School Superintendents In New Jersey Regarding Charter Schools, Vincent J. Occhino

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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A Study Of New Jersey Public School Superintendents' Perceptions Regarding The Behavioral Characteristics Of Effective Elementary School Principals, Richard W. Fair Jan 2001

A Study Of New Jersey Public School Superintendents' Perceptions Regarding The Behavioral Characteristics Of Effective Elementary School Principals, Richard W. Fair

Seton Hall University Dissertations and Theses (ETDs)

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