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Examining Elements of Change In Four Suburban High Schools In Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1998-10-06)
There is extensive literature about the role of the principal in creating a school culture that fosters a positive school climate. How the principal addresses staff culture is among the many issues that affect lasting ...
A Description of the Personnel Function in School Divisions of 5,000 Students or Less in the Commonwealth of Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1998-05-05)
The purpose of this study was to identify and describe the personnel responsibilities and preparation of the person responsible for the personnel function in 60 out of 83 school divisions in the Commonwealth of Virginia ...
Does the Degree of Implementation of the Components of the Middle School Design Relate to High-Stakes Assessment Scores in Grade 8 Reading and Math?
(Virginia Tech, 2007-12-13)
Does the degree of implementation of the components of the middle-school design relate to high-stakes assessment scores in Grade 8 reading and math? There currently exists a conflict between the advocates of the middle-school ...
Virginia Principals and School Law
(Virginia Tech, 2003-04-21)
This study sought to determine Virginia Public School principals' knowledge of school law as it related to the type, length/quantity, and recency of law preparation they received. Other variables measured included how ...
Title IX Compliance in Virginia High Schools
(Virginia Tech, 2006-04-03)
More than thirty years ago Congress passed the Educational Amendments to ensure fair treatment for all students. Specifically, Title IX provided that [N]o person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded ...
A Study of Virginia's Public Secondary School Counselors and School Law
(Virginia Tech, 2010-03-15)
The purpose of this study was to assess the knowledge base of Virginia's public secondary school counselors in specific areas of school law that are directly related to the issues they encounter within their job responsibilities. ...
A case study of education in Virginia: the Roanoke County public school system, 1870-1920
(Virginia Tech, 1992-12-05)
The prevailing purpose of this dissertation is the preparation of an historical account of public schools in Roanoke County from 1870 to 1920. The primary focus rests with the cultural, economic, political, and geographic ...
Implementation of an alternate day block schedule: a case study
(Virginia Tech, 1997-05-05)
A descriptive study of teacher assistance programs in Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1991-04-06)
The way in which a school division addresses the problem of an unsatisfactory teacher varies. A school division may choose to tolerate the problem, dismiss the teacher, or provide assistance to foster the development of ...
Ethics and the elementary principal
(Virginia Tech, 1993-04-15)