Being Top Dog

Articles: http://www.wallacefoundation.org/knowledge-center/Documents/Effective-Superintendents-Effective-Boards-Finding-the-Right-Fit.pdf
http://www.wallacefoundation.org/knowledge-center/Documents/Effective-Superintendents-Effective-Boards-Finding-the-Right-Fit.pdf
http://www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/what-makes-a-great-superintendent/
As you read these two articles, what did you discover? In a reflective post of about four to five paragraphs, address the following:

What are the challenges that superintendents face in their jobs and what motivational and leadership skills do they need to possess, in order to make them effective leaders?
In what ways, if any, do superintendents have an impact on school improvement?
Think about your current superintendent, or if you are not currently working in schools, think of a superintendent that you have worked with in the past.
Compare your current or former superintendent to the the characteristics described in our readings. Explain which characteristics are exhibited and which could be enhanced.

Support your statements with evidence from the required studies and your research. Cite and reference your sources in APA style.

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