Preparing School Leaders for a Changing World: Lessons from Exemplary Leadership Development Programs – Final Report

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April 2007, 255 pages
Author(s) :
Linda Darling-Hammond, Michelle LaPointe, Debra Meyerson, Margaret Orr
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This groundbreaking report documents the qualities of eight effective programs and concludes, in the words of lead author and Stanford professor Linda Darling-Hammond, that “high-performing principals are not just born, but can be made.” Commissioned by The Wallace Foundation, the report comes in response to longstanding criticism of how future principals are trained and then developed on the job.