Important Shifts in Curriculum of Educational Leadership Preparation

Academic Article


  • This article looks at shifts in pedagogy used to prepare school leaders. Leaders for America’s Schools is the focus around which the authors build their case, beginning with a recap of the early phases of administrator training. Next, the authors examine A Nation at Risk and the impact the educational reform movement had on administration preparation. This section examines Leaders for America’s Schools, the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium standards, and the impacts of neoliberalism, globalization, and social justice on preparation. The authors conclude by describing current pedagogy used in an exemplary leadership preparation program.
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  • Jacobson SL; Cypres A
  • Start Page

  • 217
  • End Page

  • 236
  • Volume

  • 7
  • Issue

  • 2