Private odyssey: Responsibilities, challenges, and needs of the beginning Catholic school principal
Date of Award
Doctor of Education (Ded)
Dr. Martha Bruckner
Dr. Larry Dlugosh
Dr. Leon Dappen
Dr. Tommie Radd
This dissertation describes a multi-case, qualitative study involving six participants from a Midwestern, Catholic diocese and explores the responsibilities, challenges, and needs of the beginning Catholic school principal. The dissertation contains an extensive review of the literature and describes the design and procedures of the study with a summary of the methods and analysis strategies. Job descriptions, interviews, and written responses to provided reflection questions are the primary data sources.
Ostrowski, Dorothy A., "Private odyssey: Responsibilities, challenges, and needs of the beginning Catholic school principal" (2005). Student Work. 3433.
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A Dissertation Presented to the Faculty of the Graduate College at the University of Nebraska in Partial Fulfillment of Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Education. Copyright 2005 Dorothy A. Ostrowski.