Awards for Excellence - 2015

Outstanding Papers


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Journal of Educational Administration

A. Ross Thomas Award
This award is named after A. Ross Thomas who made a significant contribution to the reputation and quality of the Journal of Educational Administration during his editorship from 1979 until 2011.

Winner

Volume 52 number 4
The language of leadership: principal rhetoric in everyday practice
Rebecca J. Lowenhaupt

Highly commended

Volume 52 number 4
Successful leadership in a rural, high-poverty school: the case of County Line Middle School
Hans W. Klar, Curtis A. Brewer

Volume 52 number 5
Conducting intervention studies on school improvement
Katharina Maag Merki