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Teacher Absences in the Commonwealth of Virginia: An Analysis of Patterns and Predictors and Implications for Policy
(Virginia Tech, 2017-03-28)
The research regarding the effect of policy on teacher absenteeism is scarce and research examining teacher absenteeism from a state perspective is very limited. This mixed methods study analyzed selected school variables ...
Virginia Athletic Directors and School Law
(Virginia Tech, 2017-01-17)
A review of the literature indicates that there has been no previous studies on Virginia Athletic Directors (ADs) and their knowledge of school law. Several researchers have studied other educators' knowledge of school ...
Making Sense of a New Culture: Transition of International School Leaders
(Virginia Tech, 2017-12-14)
Researchers have placed the number of expatriates in the world at between forty and sixty million people in the years 2010 through 2013 (Finaccord, 2014; Firth, Chen, Kirkman and Kim, 2014). One segment of the ever-expanding ...
What can School Administrators do to Improve the Math Performance of Black Males?
(Virginia Tech, 2017-03-30)
School administrators are charged with guiding, overseeing, and ensuring the successful education of all students. They use myriad techniques to this end, though not all students share in the success. For example, Black ...
Superintendents and Fiscally Dependent School District Budget Approval
(Virginia Tech, 2017-10-23)
Because the public school budgeting process is arguably the single most important process in a school district, the budgeting process is a leadership challenge for the Superintendent. This leadership challenge is even ...