A Department Wide Focus on Scholarly Research in Educational Leadership
In the fall of 2014 faculty in the Department of Literacy and Leadership in the Farrington College of Education at Sacred Heart University created a professional learning community to conduct a scholarly study. Coming from two campuses, this interdisciplinary, seven-member team with very diverse areas of expertise and research experience began its collaborative endeavor by first identifying colleagues’ strengths and interests to refine a topic to pursue together. Using a variety of collaborative strategies and technologies the team is successfully on target to conduct a major scholarly study entitled, Leadership Attributes Perceived by Practitioners to be Necessary to Affect Positive Change.
Fitzpatrick, Maureen; Yakimowski, Mary E.; Glading, Randall G.; Barbour, Michael K.; Clark, Ann; Forget, Thomas; and Waters, Karen C., "A Department Wide Focus on Scholarly Research in Educational Leadership" (2015). Education Faculty Publications. Paper 217.