Date of Award
Specialist in Education (Ed.S.)
Questions are often asked about the extent and nature of qualifications needed to become an effective school principal. Are there certain personal qualifications which help a principal operate effectively and implement change within his or her school? A person looking toward possible future administrative duties, or a current school administrator is likely concerned with effective decision making and problem solving within a framework of expectations from superiors, subordinates, the public and government funding sources.
Hansen, Lennard N., "An Analysis of the Source of Competencies Acquired by Principals in the Omaha Public Schools" (1984). Student Work. 2535.