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Preparing Transformational School Leaders: An Investigation Into Leadership Style, Julie Catherine Murgel Jan 2011

Preparing Transformational School Leaders: An Investigation Into Leadership Style, Julie Catherine Murgel

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Since traditional principal preparation programs were scrutinized for inadequately training 21st century principals, alternative principal programs were designed to prepare principals to improve the US educational system and student achievement. One particular innovative program, the Daly Leadership Program, was collaboratively developed between the Pintler School District and the Intrepid University. The Daly Leadership Program was not only designed to balance leadership theory and practice, but also to produce transformative leaders capable of to navigating a moral dimension and promoting second order change.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the leadership style of graduates from the Daly Leadership Program …