Educational Administration

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Higher Education Systems Redesigned

Brings together scholars and higher education system leaders to highlight concrete examples of system change and realignment to advance student success.

University Management, the Academic Profession, and Neoliberalism

A unique examination of how faculty and university administrators understand their work and professional identities under neoliberalism.

Get Real

A thought-provoking overview of the many challenges facing higher education and how to deal with them by a leading thinker in the field.

International Librarianship

Demonstrates the impact of global education partnerships related to information access.

Ernest L. Boyer

Edited by Todd C. Ream & John M. Braxton
Subjects: Education

Assesses the challenges plaguing our higher education system through selections of Ernest L. Boyer’s writings

Higher Education Reconsidered

Focuses on the opportunities and challenges of using the science of change to improve the academic enterprise.

Building a Smarter University

Demonstrates how universities can use Big Data to enhance operations and management, improve the education pipeline, and educate the next generation of data scientists.

The Principal's Office

The first comprehensive history of principals in the United States.

Higher Education Systems 3.0

An exploration of multi-campus higher education systems and their role in improving communities and their economies.

A Creature of Our Own Making

By Gary A. Olson
Subjects: Education

Witty, savvy, incisive, and entertaining short essays on the culture, mores, and practices of higher education.

Faithful to the Task at Hand

The story of Lucy Diggs Slowe, a pioneering African American figure in sports and education

Intellectual Capital

Edited by Carole G. Basile
Subjects: Education

Stories from participants in Professional Development Schools.

Grade Inflation

Edited by Lester H. Hunt
Subjects: Education

An authoritative and provocative discussion of the key issues surrounding grade inflation and its possible effects on academic excellence.

Breaking into the All-Male Club

Women professors of educational administration share their personal stories of being female firsts.

When the Pot Boils

By David A. Paul
Subjects: Education

Tells the story of the decline and near bankruptcy of a major American university, and how its dramatic turnaround was quickly achieved.

Latino Dropouts in Rural America

Latino high school students in rural communities talk about dropping out of school.

Stories of the Eight-Year Study

An in-depth analysis of one of the most important educational experiments of the twentieth century.

Foucault, Cultural Studies, and Governmentality

Applies Foucault's ideas to a cultural studies framework.

Educational Leadership in an Age of Accountability

Using Virginia as a case study, examines the role that educational leaders play in the implementation of statewide accountability plans.

Coloring outside the Lines

Presents new practices and ideas for mentoring women for school leadership positions.

Principles of Power

Shares perspectives from twelve successful women school superintendents.

Balancing Acts

Offers surprising insights into the complex worlds of women principals.

The School within Us

The inspirational story of a group of teachers, parents, and students who face and overcome many challenges in their struggle to create a very unconventional school within a school.

Community, Collaboration, and Collegiality in School Reform

A "tale from the trenches" of educational reform, this book chronicles a year in the life of four teachers as they implement an innovative new program.

Professionalization, Partnership, and Power

Provides insights into and results of a wide variety of experiments with professional development schools in the field of education.

The Economics of American Universities

This book discusses the adjustment of universities to the changing financial environment. Its authors analyze the relationship between higher education inputs and outputs, assess the available information ...

The Organization and Planning of Adult Education

The heightened interest in and the rapid expansion of adult education has become a trend in a variety of environments. In order to serve these developing areas, educators, personnel directors, as well ...