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Preparing School Principals For A Diverse And Changing World, Gilbert Davila Sep 2009

Preparing School Principals For A Diverse And Changing World, Gilbert Davila

Educational Considerations

The mission of the School of Leadership Studies at Kansas State University is to develop “knowledgeable, ethical, caring, inclusive leaders for a diverse and changing world."


Educational Considerations, Vol. 37(1) Full Issue, Irma O'Dell, Mary Hale Tolar Sep 2009

Educational Considerations, Vol. 37(1) Full Issue, Irma O'Dell, Mary Hale Tolar

Educational Considerations

Educational Considerations, vol. 37(1)-Fall 2009-Full issue


Evaluating Department Chair And Student Leadership In Higher Education, Linda P. Thurston, B. Jan Middendorf Sep 2009

Evaluating Department Chair And Student Leadership In Higher Education, Linda P. Thurston, B. Jan Middendorf

Educational Considerations

In higher education, assessment of leadership capacities and performance of department chairs and students allows stakeholders to evaluate individuals and programs.


The Newest Offering In The Higher Education Leadership Movement: A Model Campus-Wide Residential Program For Faculty And Staff ., Susan M. Scott, Mary Hale Tolar Sep 2009

The Newest Offering In The Higher Education Leadership Movement: A Model Campus-Wide Residential Program For Faculty And Staff ., Susan M. Scott, Mary Hale Tolar

Educational Considerations

The purpose of this article is to review the recent emphases by institutions of higher education on leadership development and to describe a model program for a population not yet widely addressed: faculty and staff.


Leadership, Gender, And Politics: Political Perceptions And Participation Of Young Female Voters In A Presidential Primary, Mary Christine Banwart, Kelly Winfrey Sep 2009

Leadership, Gender, And Politics: Political Perceptions And Participation Of Young Female Voters In A Presidential Primary, Mary Christine Banwart, Kelly Winfrey

Educational Considerations

The political arena, where historically women in the United States have been under-represented, provides an important laboratory for examining leadership and gender via the candidacy of now Secretary of State Hilary Rodham Clinton, who in 2008 was the first woman to run competitively for the Democratic presidential nomination.


Table Of Contents And Editorial Information For Vol. 37, No. 1, Fall 2009, Irma O'Dell, Mary Hale Tolar Sep 2009

Table Of Contents And Editorial Information For Vol. 37, No. 1, Fall 2009, Irma O'Dell, Mary Hale Tolar

Educational Considerations

This content includes the table of contents, an editorial titled "Leadership Theories and Beyond: Application in Diverse Contexts" by the guest editors, and editorial information.


A Journey In Leadership, Robert J. Shoop Sep 2009

A Journey In Leadership, Robert J. Shoop

Educational Considerations

In 1997, two faculty members at Kansas State University began the process of creating something special and distinctive that never existed before.


Assessment And Accountability In Higher Education: A Program's Response, Irma O'Dell Sep 2009

Assessment And Accountability In Higher Education: A Program's Response, Irma O'Dell

Educational Considerations

Pressure from external stakeholders increasingly requires higher education institutions to provide concrete evidence of student learning, i.e., learning that will assist graduates to become productive, working members of society.


Engaging Millennial Students In Leadership Education, Jill R. Arensdorf, Anthony C. Andenoro Sep 2009

Engaging Millennial Students In Leadership Education, Jill R. Arensdorf, Anthony C. Andenoro

Educational Considerations

As new generations of young people mature and enter higher education, educators must adapt their teaching methodologies through an examination of theory and research related to generational differences.


The Role Of High School Experience In College Student Leadership Development, Susan R. Komives, Matthew Johnson Sep 2009

The Role Of High School Experience In College Student Leadership Development, Susan R. Komives, Matthew Johnson

Educational Considerations

Colleges and universities have long claimed student leadership development to be a desirable college outcome. Until the latter quarter of the 20th century, college experiences that developed leadership outcomes were ill-structured, incidental or accidental, and largely only targeted students who held positional leadership roles.


Student Selection Criteria In Undergraduate Leadership Education Programs, Daniel B. Kan, Rebecca J. Reichard Sep 2009

Student Selection Criteria In Undergraduate Leadership Education Programs, Daniel B. Kan, Rebecca J. Reichard

Educational Considerations

Citizens expect and deserve effective leadership in both the public and private sectors. In today’s 24/7 information access society, high profile leaders have become a source of constant scrutiny by citizens and the media demanding results and integrity on par with the enormous salaries and fringe benefits these individuals receive.


Table Of Contents And Editorial Information For Vol. 36, No. 2, Spring 2009, Michele Acker-Hocevar, Teresa Northern Miller, Gary Ivory Apr 2009

Table Of Contents And Editorial Information For Vol. 36, No. 2, Spring 2009, Michele Acker-Hocevar, Teresa Northern Miller, Gary Ivory

Educational Considerations

This content includes the table of contents, and editorial information for Vol. 36, no. 2, Spring 2009