Administrative Leadership Styles and the Use of Technology
General Topic: An Investigation into the Relationship Between Effective Administrative Leadership Styles and the Use of Technology
Scope: This article provides some information educational leaders may find helpful when conducting a self-assessment.
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Comments: Advances in technology have inspired a growing debate regarding effective instructional strategies in our present educational system. As the roles and responsibilities of administrative leaders shift, this research was conducted to ascertain what leadership attributes affect the integration of technology to improve teaching and learning. A survey of Ohio public educators was conducted to identify faculty perceptions of building leadership and how these perceptions influence attitudes toward innovative technology implementation efforts, and ultimately student achievement. This study focuses on the relationship between administrative leadership styles and implementation of new technological programs or instructional strategies